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.DLL file relocation ?

My operating system is Windows XP

My question is as follwed

Whenever I attempt to open my calculator or open any ActiveSync related program the same error message pops up and opening that application is disabled, this problem only happened recently when I attempted to install a driver for a digital media card converter drive via USB and the Active Sync program intended for use with any handheld palm pilot etc.

The message states- "The system user32.dll was relocated in memory. The application will not run properly. The relocation occurred because the DLL C:/WINDOWS/system32/SHELL32.dll occupied an address range reserved for Windows system DLLs. The vendor supplying the DLL should be contacted for a new DLL."

Any help would be much appreciated, it is quite annoying when I cannot sync my ipaq to my computer and use it as it is intended

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Google that?

In reply to: .DLL file relocation ?

Known issues
After you install this security update on a Windows XP Service Pack 2
(SP2)-based computer, Realtek HD Audio Control Panel (Rthdcpl.exe) may not
start. Additionally, you receive an error message that is similar to the
Rthdcpl.exe - Illegal System DLL Relocation
The system DLL user32.dll was relocated in memory. The application will not
run properly. The relocation occurred because the DLL
C:\Windows\System32\Hhctrl.ocx occupied an address range reserved for Windows
system DLLs. The vendor supplying the DLL should be contacted for a new DLL.

Update for Windows XP (KB935448)
Install this update to resolve an issue where the Realtek HD Audio Control
Panel may not start after you install security update KB925902 (MS07-017) and
security update KB928843 (MS07-008)."

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update did not work

In reply to: Google that?

I have previously installed that same update but I installed it again only with false hopes, no luck and if anyone else has any suggestions ?

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help ?

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bump ?

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Another Microsoft KB

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This one is referred to in the KB article given by Bob. But it gives additional steps, and also lists programs that are known to cause this.

Do you have any of those?

If not, when did this first start? What changed then, eg what software did you install?

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This error message recently occurred, and in turn it perhaps could have been caused by a flyakite osx program ? it changed some of my folder types to look like a mac osx, it changed everything from my boot screen to all my fonts in any folder and I uninstalled it but it did not completely remove all of its components,

I recently bought this computer and never had problems with dll relocation but I have also only been using it for 1 month now.

That is the only program that perhaps might have caused the error

and also any program to do with handheld synchronization does not work after installation including my calculator ?

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how do i start a disscussion or ask 1

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plz help as i m a new user..... thankx

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Why not try the "Create new thread" button

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in the Forum post listing page.

See the link to Windows XP at the top, above the words Windows XP Forum?

Click that, then you will see a green button for "Create a new thread".


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That Flyakite would also have changed some Registry settings as well.

Hopefully you set a System Restore point before installing the transformation pack? If so, that might work.

If not, then perhaps you can try the System File Checker from the Run box. I would type in sfc /scannow (notice the space before the forward slash). This will check for any damaged system critical files, and replace them if necessary. You may need the XP CD that came with the computer.

If that doesn't work then all I can suggest is a Repair Install, again from the XP CD.


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