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Various error messages

by Jerome Leon / March 5, 2009 12:02 PM PST

Recently I have been getting some error type messages that I don't understand:

1) I'll be using Firefox and I'll it down and get my desktop. Then I click on my Firfox icon to get it once again and sometimes I get this with a question mark:

"Firefox is already running but is not responding. To open a new window, you must first close the existing Firefox process, or restart your computer".

When I do Ctrl-Alt-Del, and it shows Firefox to be running but not responding, and I click to end it, I once again get the above message so I have to shut down by turning off the juice.

2) A couple of times when Spy Sweeper is open and I click to cancel it, I get this error message:

"This program cannot be closed because it is locked by the system".

So, again, I have to shut down by cutting off the juice.

3) Error message that I usually get when I boot up:

"Rundll Error loading C:\PROGRA~1\MYWEBS~1\bar\MP3PLUGINDLL
The specified module could not be found."

I don't deal with mp3 but my granddaughter does.

A few minutes ago, all of a sudden I got a blue screen with a message that said I was being shut down to protect my computer. It said to restart if that is the first time I got the message, which it was. I again had to shut down by cutting off the juice and then I restarted and things are working like they have been.

I am wondering if someone can suggest how I should deal with the above?


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