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help with an error message.

I keep receiving the following error message on my Microsoft Windows ME system

"Explorer has caused an error in SHELL32.DLL. Explorer will now close."

It also says that if I continue to experience problems to try restarting my computer, but this didn't help. And when I close this message it restarts my Internet Explorer and the message keeps coming back.

Please if you have any suggestions that would be great.

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Shell32.dll??

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