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Follow these steps:::::::::::
1. Shut down the computer.

2. Turn the computer on and immediately press F8 repeatedly until you get the "Advanced Boot Options" menu.
3. use the down arrow to select "Safe Mode" and press enter.
4. Window is should start with a "Help" window.
5. In the help window there is an underlined "What is System Restore?"
Click on that and "Click to open System Restore"
6. click on that and a new window comes up recommending restoring to a previous state.
7. Click ok and the operating system should restore your computer successfully and reboot into normal mode.

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Probably the easiest way to resolve this issue is by following the steps outlined below.

1. Shut down the computer.
2. Turn the computer on and immediately press F8 repeatedly until you get the "Advanced Boot Options" menu.
3. use the down arrow to select "Safe Mode" and press enter.
4. Window is should start with a "Help" window.
5. In the help window there is an underlined "What is System Restore?"
Click on that and "Click to open System Restore"
6. click on that and a new window comes up recommending restoring to a previous state.
7. Click ok and the operating system should restore your computer successfully and reboot into normal mode.


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"regsvr exe"


Please find the process how to remove this error
Goto-> RUN-> Regedit->HKEY_LOCAL_MEACHINE->SOFTWARE->MICROSOFT->WINDOWS NT->CURRENT VERSION->WINLOGON->in the reght side panel u can see the key SHELL -> in that key u if u see the two names (Explorer.EXE Regsver.exe) plz delete only the regsver.exe(plz do not remove the explorer.exe) Just Press OK

PLZ BE CARE FUL WHEN UR DOING THIS UR PLAYING WITH SYSTEM FILES PLZ DO NOT REMOVE ANY OTHER KEYS
IF ANY SYSTEM CRASHES I AM NOT RESPOSIBLE
PLZ CREATE A SYSTEM RESTORE POINT BEFORE DOING THIS

I Hope It will Work For u.

Apr 12, 2014 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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My program file regsvr.exe delete.How restore this


Dear Amartya,

Here is a solution for your problem.




What the regsvr.exe virus does?
• This worm creates folders and a registry entry to enable its automatic execution at every system startup.
• This worm also creates a scheduled task to enable its automatic execution at a specified date and/or time.
• It also creates Autorun.inf file for its auto execution.
Solution to fix the problem:
1. If the task manager and registry editor is disabled then we need to enable them first. Read this post.
2. Delete the Autorun.inf file created by the virus. Read this post to know how to do that.
3. Now type msconfig in the Run dialog and click on startup tab.
4. Look for regsvr and uncheck any options, click OK.
5. Now traverse to control panel -> scheduled tasks, and delete the At1 task that might be listed there.
6. Type regedit in the Run dialog to open the registry editor.
7. Click on Edit -> Find and search for regsvr.exe
8. Just delete all the occurrences of regsvr.exe virus (do not confuse it with regsvr32.exe which is not a virus).
9. Navigate to entry HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon and modify the entry Shell = "Explorer.exe regsvr.exe" to delete the regsvr.exe from it.


I think it helps.Let me know


Best regards
Chandrashekahr Bhat

Dec 25, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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I think i have a worm on my pc. my folders are duplicating with a .exe. pls help


TRY RUNNING SUPERANTISPYWARE i have used this program it works very well for removal of all varients and other little pesky varmint on your pc.

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When I on my pc it gives a message windows cannot find regsvr.exe. Please confirm...............


regsvr.exe is a trojan virus. which slow ur system and affected ur data. its show that its running ur boot system. for remove it plz reinstall ur win xp and then install a antivirus from saving virus. thanks

Jul 30, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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Regsvr.exe not found please help me


This is your problem i think: Windows cannot find 'regsvr.exe'.Make sure you typed the name correctly,and then try again.To search for file,click the start button,and then click search.
Most likely you had a virus that installed a Regsvr.exe reference into your Windows registry. If it shows as "missing" at start-up it's because your anti-virus software removed the program but not the reference. You need a registry cleaner tool like CCleaner. It's a free tool that can be used to clean both your registry and delete junk files from your hard drive.

I found a few things you can do: 1. http://tandt-u.blogspot.com/2008/11/remove-regsvrexe-virus.html
2. Just Google CCleaner - download and run it.

3. I found a site. just follow thes steps: http://amiworks.co.in/talk/how-to-remove-new-folderexe-or-regsvrexr-or-autoruninf-virus/
4. I found (maybe) the soultion.you got the error at startup say that regsvr.exe not found.
Plz find the process how to remove this error
Goto-> RUN-> Regedit->HKEY_LOCAL_MEACHINE->SOFTWARE->MICROSOFT->WINDOWS NT->CURRENT VERSION->WINLOGON->in the reght side panel u can see the key SHELL -> in that key u if u see the two names (Explorer.EXE Regsver.exe) plz delete only the regsver.exe(plz do not remove the explorer.exe) Just Press OK

PLZ BE CARE FUL WHEN UR DOING THIS UR PLAYING WITH SYSTEM FILES PLZ DO NOT REMOVE ANY OTHER KEYS
IF ANY SYSTEM CRASHES I AM NOT RESPOSIBLE
PLZ CREATE A SYSTEM RESTORE POINT BEFORE DOING THIS
if you find it difficult, i found a site with the same steps but with screenshots: I found the soultion for the same. http://techrena.blogspot.com/2009/03/remove-windows-cannot-find-regsvrexe.html
I hope it works for you. And please rate

Jul 08, 2009 | Microsoft Computers & Internet

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When I open computer a message displayed cannot find regsvr.exe


Hi there.
You have a virus on the PC!!

What the regsvr.exe virus does?
• This worm creates folders and a registry entry to enable its automatic execution at every system startup.
• This worm also creates a scheduled task to enable its automatic execution at a specified date and/or time.
• It also creates Autorun.inf file for its auto execution.
Solution to fix the problem:
1. If the task manager and registry editor is disabled then we need to enable them first. Read this post.
2. Delete the Autorun.inf file created by the virus. First go to cmd (start menu, run or search, type “attrib X:Autorun.inf –s –r –h” without quotes where X is your drive name which is having the problem. Now the file is visible and ready to delete. After deleting the file, close the explorer and open it again
3. Now type msconfig in the Run dialog and click on startup tab.
4. Look for regsvr and uncheck any options, click OK.
5. Now traverse to control panel -> scheduled tasks, and delete the At1 task that might be listed there.
6. Type regedit in the Run dialog to open the registry editor.
7. Click on Edit -> Find and search for regsvr.exe
8. Just delete all the occurrences of regsvr.exe virus (do not confuse it with regsvr32.exe which is not a virus).
9. Navigate to entry HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon and modify the entry Shell = “Explorer.exe regsvr.exe” to delete the regsvr.exe from it.
shell_regsvr.jpg10. Now to actually delete the virus from the system go to system32 folder and delete the regsvr.exe virus file from there (you will need to uncheck the option of “Hide Protected System Files and Folders” in Folder Options to view the virus file).
Reboot the system for changes to take place.
If this is too much for you to understand please post back for an alternative.

Good luck

May 27, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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" windows cannot find 'regsvr.exe'.


type in run "msconfig:
then go to starup then disable all.thenrestart the system.thats all dear .

Jan 05, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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Error in application download due to regsvr.exe is missing


Window is asking about Regsvr.exe file at the start up.

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Common Language Runtime and Windows cannot find 'regsvr.exe'


This is malware! Never click on an executable file that you do not know as you activate a worm or virus by doing so. A quick google search of the file name is prudent if you do not know what that file is. Now you should download the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool from Microsoft here: http://www.microsoft.com/security/malwareremove/default.mspx Let me know if you need further help. Steve

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Cannot find regsvr.exe


Download and run this:

http://piyushlabs.googlepages.com/Heal_regsvr1.0.zip

BTW...it's a virus you have. It will get worse if you don't clean it or restore your computer.

Oct 24, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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