Question about Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

1 Answer

Using Window XP

My Operating system is Window XP, I am using Avast Antivirus. When ever I try to open any software, a window appears Choose the program you want to use to open this file (Open With type window). Although all the folders are open easily, files are open easily, there is only C drive in my system (As per the norms of WHO), drive is open by the installed softwares are not open, in the control panel I try to open "Add or Remove Programs" then a window appears C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe Application not found. Advise me.


Ravendra Sharma
Aligarh

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Sniper:

    An expert who has posted more than 50 answers, of which 90% or more were rated as helpful.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 68 Answers

Hello friend
I think you are suffering from a severe virus infection. Try the following steps will improve the health of your computer

  1. you should have different partition for OS and data
  2. reinstall the antivirus
  3. get a disc of the windos Xp sp2 and with that in drive type sfc/scannow
thankyou

Posted on May 24, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I can not remove the antivirus programme from my computer


If the program is Avast, install Microsoft Security Essentials and then it will try to uninstall it automatically.

If you have tried to uninstall it from it's folder usually in Start menu or in the C disk in it's folder, then try using the Control Panel.
If you have tried using Control Panel, try this Microsoft Fix it:

http://support.microsoft.com/mats/Program_Install_and_Uninstall?wa=wsignin1.0

Jan 17, 2013 | Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64BIT...

3 Answers

Which antivirus software is best for windows xp? and from which site can i download free antivirus


Hi there,

I can recommend you to scan your pc online and for free thru:

http://eset.com/onlinescan


Eset is a FREE but very effective online scan that works with windows xp.

Hope this helps. Thank you for using FixYa.

Feb 26, 2011 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

How to download antivirus on my computer


If you are looking for free antivirus and you are running windows XP, Vista, or WIndows 7 you can try microsofts free solution.
http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
Go to the site and click the download now button, click run and follow the directions.

Feb 02, 2011 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

I have an aspireone d255 and cant find a free anti virus progrm for it. help please


You can try AVG anti-virus software
http://free.avg.com/us-en/homepage
http://www.avira.com/en/avira-free-antivirus
Only warning I have is AVG may interfere with Itunes. However, that problem may have been fixed in the past year. Check with Apple. They are aware of the conflict.

Jan 01, 2011 | Computers & Internet

6 Answers

I want to a free antivirus software down load


You could try Avira Antivirus or Avast. I recommend Avast. Go to http://www.avast.com/en-eu/free-antivirus-download
And here is the link for the free licence: http://www.avast.com/en-eu/registration-free-antivirus.php
You will have a licence for a year.
If you need further assistance leave a comment.

Jun 26, 2010 | Microsoft Windows Live OneCare 2.0...

5 Answers

Where can i download free antivirus for my computer?


If you are using Microsoft's operating system, then it will be best if you go by Microsoft's own free security product. You can download free antivirus from the link given below:
http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
Microsoft Security Essentials has been reviewed as better than most of other free antivirus software. All you need is a genuine windows operating system.
Cheers!

Mar 27, 2010 | Symantec Norton Antivirus 2009 1-User -...

1 Answer

Controll Panel is also not open


I'd suggest using avast! and malwarebytes to scan the system and to remove the infections. A reformat is a last resort at most.

May 24, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

2 Answers

Im trying to uninstall a program the antivirus system avast


The one time I tried to remove avast i recieved the same issue what i had to do was to reinstall and the unistall and make sure you have it disabled when you try to unistall

Feb 11, 2009 | Acer Aspire X1200 Desktop PC - Athlon X2...

2 Answers

Restarting system when ever i am scanning


Seems to be some virus problem, try installing Avast.. during avast installation you will get a window prompting boot at scan click on Ok and once installation is done it will prompt for restart and your system will be scanned as it is restarted.
Let me know if this fixes your problem.

Jan 23, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2 Full...

1 Answer

Trying to look for a Vista Patch to bring up my Avast Anti software from xp to vista


You dont need a patch just download a Vista version at;

http://www.avast.com/eng/avast-antivirus-and-windows-vista.html

Dec 28, 2008 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC Logo

128 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Microsoft Computers & Internet Experts

micky dee

Level 3 Expert

2888 Answers

Piyal Perera
Piyal Perera

Level 3 Expert

528 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18409 Answers

Are you a Microsoft Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...