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I dont know how,but there is no help and support center on my laptop.Can it be repaired?

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Girish,

Open the taskmanager and click the processes tab and look for these processes and end them if they are running.

  • helpsvc.exe
  • helphost.exe
  • helpctr.exe

  • Close your taskmanager and go to start, run and type CMD you will now have the command box open you will need to type each of these lines and hit enter after.

    net stop helpsvc
    cd /d %windir%\pchealth\helpctr
    rd packagestore /s /q
    rd installedskus /s /q
    cd binaries
    start /w helpsvc /svchost netsvcs /regserver /install
    start /w helpsvc /register

    The line "start /w helpsvc /svchost netsvcs /regserver /install
    " is what reinstalls the help and support service and may take a little while to run.

    Credit for this fix goes to http://windowsxp.mvps.org/rebuildhelp.htm

    Posted on Jul 11, 2008

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