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Report lizzyfink- Jan 23, 2009 at 01:23 PM yeah! I have a friend who has XP Pro and I copied taskmgr.exe from his system to mine and Task Manager is working again. Hello and welcome to PC Review. Is that even possible? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/task-manager-is-hosed.419761/

If you still cannot get Task Manager, refer to the end of the appendix for "additional fixes". ------------------------------------------------------ APPENDIX How to extract taskmgr from XP CD 1) Put your XP CD Note that if the key's value was "1", that is why you can't open Task Manager. 6) Also check this key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies Repeat from above and delete the key DisableTaskMgr. UndeadTurning, Sep 4, 2016, in forum: Virus & Other Malware Removal Replies: 7 Views: 530 UndeadTurning Sep 4, 2016 New unable to edit registry,task manager grey out & install apps aszx,

Thanks for tip tho! So turn System Restore off, here's how: 1. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. M.Eng Computer Engineering CandidateB.Sc Computer Science www.danielcook.me Robotics and graphics enthusiast. 06-08-2007 #4 crvenkapa View Profile View Forum Posts Performer Join Date Jan 2007 Location Macedonia Posts 54 I have a

I clicked Yes but then it asked for my Service Pack 1 disk which I didn't even think I had so I clicked Cancel- -it gave me no other option. Thanks. -Tom Tom Wilson, Jul 27, 2003 #1 Advertisements Tom Wilson Guest Gene, The CD I have is labeled "Dell Reinstallation CD XP Pro including Service Pack 1" and Windows It says it's the wrong CD I guess because it's from Dell rather than Microsoft. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/what-to-do-about-task-manager-problems.47776/ If Task Manager still doesn't work, check the same registry keys you changed above, if they are back to the way they were before, then you have malware setting it this

Similar Topics Unwanted processes running in my task manager, what to do? McAfee removed the virus but when I rebooted, Windows said a system file had been replaced and asked if it should put the original back. However, if the SystemRoot variable is screwed up, there would be a heck of a lot more problems then just Task Manager being hosed! Forum Today's Posts C and C++ FAQ Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders What's New?

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Edited by Orange Blossom, 25 October 2008 - 11:27 PM. Do the cleanup part of the fix first.Click to expand... Try that and see if it works! oh well.

Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. check over here This can be hard to do, but a quick search in google for the process name should reveal what it is. Possibly restart first. Please enable JavaScript in your browser.

Advertisement LEMONHEAD72 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 25, 2005 Messages: 1 Been overseas for awhile get back and my roommate did a number on my machine. You can rename it back once your system is working. M.Eng Computer Engineering CandidateB.Sc Computer Science www.danielcook.me Robotics and graphics enthusiast. 06-06-2007 #2 MacGyver View Profile View Forum Posts Deathray Engineer Join Date Mar 2007 Posts 3,211 Double-click on the frame, http://placedroid.com/task-manager/task-manager-has-no-tab-bar-on-top.html McAfee removed the virus but when I rebooted, Windows said a system file had been replaced and asked if it should put the original back.

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Back to top #9 mme mme HOMELAND SECURITY. The only reason I can even get on the web to post this is because I had Internet Explorer open at the time when the problem started happening and have not

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and its FREE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So as far as I can tell my system is back to normal and McAfee says it's virus free. Some XenForo functionality crafted by ThemeHouse. I have that too!!

If you don't have your original install disks, but bought your computer from Dell, they will send you ALL of your install disks for free - But only once. Today I found my SP1 disk but >> how do I get Windows to ask me again if it should replace >> the corrupted system file. >> Apparently Task Manager relies Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? weblink What do I do?

Make sure they are right if so, and pointing to the correct path. 3) You can also find variables for ALL users under: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment You'll likely NOT find SystemRoot here Back to top #4 mme mme HOMELAND SECURITY. Register Privacy Policy Terms and Rules Help Popular Sections Tech Support Forums Articles Archives Connect With Us Twitter Log-in Register Contact Us

Register Remember Me? One of those third party app thats clean and free can be found here: Process Explorer Sep 13, 2006 #3 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.)

Mark why won't my laptop work?Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not send It got rid of the problem and I thought that my laptop was toast! PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP Security > Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Articles Quick