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svchost.exe and win32 error HELP!!!! HELP!!!!!

by yorkiegirl / January 31, 2007 1:05 PM PST

hi,
I am totaly freaking out right now I downloaded a toshiba update and an explorer update and since I did that my pc shows the following error:
" svchost.exe - Application error. The instruction at "0x745f2780" refrenced memory at 0x00000000". The memory could not be " read".
click OK or click cancel to debug
WHAT SHOULD I DO????????????????
The second error message is
" generic host process for win32 service"
and if I look in the error report it shows : szAppName: svchost.exe .......

whats wrong with my pc?
I tried to google an answer but the olny things that pop up are repair programs like registryfix or regcure are this programs any good

please anybody help me

thanks a bunch
Kathy

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Seems to me you are NOT alone...
by Marianna Schmudlach / January 31, 2007 3:19 PM PST

I found:

I just resolved my issue by turning off automatic updates, reboot, then manually going to windows updates and installing the updates, turing on automatic updates, reboot.

It seems that code has to do with some sort of Pentium program error detection. I would assume that my machine failed to autoinstall an update and this error was the result...please try and I hope this helps you out.


http://www.infohq.com/cgi-bin/ikonboard/topic.cgi?forum=4&topic=181

Here is a Google search if the above does not help.

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