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6918Re: [NTO] IE fubared after latrest updates!

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  • dave
    Dec 16, 2005
      HI
      you are running 2000 SP4 or do you have some strange version ?
      THANKYOU DAVE M

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "sisterscape" <sisterscape@...>
      To: <ntb-OffTopic@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, December 16, 2005 3:06 AM
      Subject: [NTO] IE fubared after latrest updates!


      > After I installed the latest updates - (KB905915) and (KB910437) - IE
      > was unusable. I had to do a system restore to get things working
      > again. Here's what happened . . .
      >
      > When I opened IE after the update, it started to spawn multiple windows
      > - at one time over 100!!! - and none of them worked. Obviously that
      > locked everything up and there were at lot of hard reboots. I was
      > unable to connect to the internet (dialup) to send the error messages
      > during this ordeal.
      >
      > These are the error messages (more or less). The was also something
      > that flashed by about "null":
      >
      > Quote: Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. You
      > may not have appropriate permissions to access this item.
      >
      > Quote: An attempt was made to reference a token that does not exist.
      >
      > Same thing happened whether I tried to open files locally, through
      > local host (with XAMPP) or on the internet.
      >
      > Seems that I am not alone in suffering screwups from this update -
      > http://petesbloggerama.blogspot.com/2005/12/windows-update-maybe-not-thank-you.html
      >
      > Just thought I'd should give you a heads up . . .
      >
      > sisterscape
      >
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