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task manager not loading?

by liam182 / January 24, 2006 7:20 AM PST

not my laptop this time but my friends.

When using CTRL ALT DEL task manager doesnt load up, nor does right clicking on the task bar. It shows hour glass for a split second as if it is going to open it but it doesn't.

Any ideas why? could it be linked to the longer than normal loading time for windows when booting pc up, and sometimes slow running? Other than them points everything is fine.

Ive tried restore but it hasnt soted it.
any help appreciated.
thanks. Liam

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A link that may help
by Darton Fury / January 24, 2006 7:28 AM PST
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done that but
by liam182 / January 24, 2006 7:38 AM PST
In reply to: A link that may help

done that anyway but registry was ok, value was already 0.

any other thoughts?

thank you

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Re: done that but
by Tufenuf / January 24, 2006 8:25 AM PST
In reply to: done that but

liam, Go to the link below and under the letter "T" scroll down to "Task Manager", "Task Manager - Control/Alt/Delete - Doesn't work" where you'll find some possible fixes.

http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_abc.htm

Tufenuf

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