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BTW, you do not need the key to extract and copy component files. I am sorry. Do you remember when you installed the OS? Thank goodness!!! check over here

Questions: 1. From another shlwapi.dll thread on another discussion board, I read: "Simple copying of a missing dll may not work if you have a problem in the Registry. You must reinstall Windows. I assume I should be at the C:\>Windows\System prompt when I use the COPY command.

Is there anything I can do? 0 Question by:endless Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Best Solution bycalpol ok, sorryif I did not explain fully, here is what I did step by step. One thing I did was to delete the C:\Windows folder after installing to C:\Win as there seemed to be some conflicts saying something like "..another explorer.exe was found etc...". Please inform me how to get to the command prompt . A VERY grateful person 0 Message Author Comment by:endless2003-12-02 moprk, I'm glad you solved your problem.

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  6. I waited about 7 minutes.
  7. I don't know whether I have a Win98 or DOS boot diskette.
  8. Alt last, I have windows back again.
  9. What should I do now? 0 LVL 59 Overall: Level 59 Windows OS 25 Message Active today Expert Comment by:LeeTutor2003-11-14 I would suggest replacing the Windows\System version of shlwapi.dll with
  10. I don't know whether I have a Win98 or DOS boot diskette.

cheers 0 LVL 13 Overall: Level 13 Windows OS 3 Message Expert Comment by:Gnart2003-11-15 Please post the size and date of your current shlwapi.dll which is in c:\paprport. I am trying ultimately to install a wireless card and the card says I need to have win IE version of at least 5.5. Glad to hear your main problem is solved. So I’ll put off installing the shlwapi.dll I extracted (through sheer luck!) for my Win98 SE CD and registering it.

REM is for dos based command files * is for windows or both (I think? Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now! Thanks to all who helped! 0 LVL 13 Overall: Level 13 Windows OS 3 Message Expert Comment by:Gnart2003-12-02 morpk, I am glad you are able to get full functionality back.

I encounter the error loading explorer.exe - you must reinstall windows before any icons appear in systray and before any icons appear on the desktop.

Everything works,in theory Reply With Quote March 20th, 2000,12:12 PM #4 lostinLondon View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Mar 2000 Location London Posts 6 Thanks guys for For what I recommended, all you need is a boot diskette that can read Fat32 partition. Double click this to run it. 8> Make sure your modem/broadband link is up. Is it safe to try copying this file from paprport to system?

What is shlwapi.dll? a fantastic read copy c:\windows\system.ini system.bku Edit SYSTEM.INI and change the line: shell=explorer.exe to shell=progman.exe Reboot and you will see the old Win3.11 - Progman. After downloading for approximately 10 minutes and then installing, I rebooted and initially, after reaching the desktop, I saw Updating System Settings (with animated icon of drum beating). Look file carefully down the text list and you will see a line (mine was about 3 lines down) as follows.

He will try it again tonight. -Carissa 0 #12 cherished79 Posted 12 April 2006 - 08:40 AM cherished79 Member Topic Starter Member 17 posts Wannabe1, Just wanted to let you know check my blog I'll use Gnart's procedure for posting a question and then try to figure out how to award the points. Meanwhile, I will check the date and size for the SHLWAPI.DLL that you need for the above patch.. Are you telling me I should've continued waiting? 0 Message Expert Comment by:moprk2003-11-30 Hi there, I'm in the same boat, I upgraded windows and installed drivers for a digital camera.

Working... I am trying ultimately to install a wireless card and the card says I need to have win IE version of at least 5.5. As for how you split the points, you first click on the link for Split Points right above the dialog box where you type in a new comment. this content Diego Perez 166 views 3:29 Explorer.EXE Blank Message on Startup of Windows 8/8.1/10 - [SOLUTION] - Duration: 2:20.

Post the name of the modules in error or send the error log. The computer locks up and I don't know how to reinstall windows 98 back in to resolve this problem. I think that one is about 283K and the one you need is 386k in size.

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As you can tell, I dont know much about this sort of thing. I'm using a computer at a public library to retrieve your suggestions and to post new questions. I just happened upon this thread when I did a search for "shlwapi.dll" I kept drilling down until I found this link. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Earlier Versions of Windows > Computer problem?

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Advanced Search Forum Windows Operating Systems Windows 95/98/ME error loading Explorer.exe when reinstalling win95 If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link You might try also a repair reinstall if you have an original Windows ME disk (NOT a manufacturer's recovery disk). I now have a later version on diskette copied from a Win2000 system. B.

The cab files on the hard drive that you would need to have are usually in the location: c:\windows\options\cabs setup can be run from a command prompt if they are there. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... You want me to restore the registry and enter a date before I had this problem? I have to do everything through Command Prompt Only.

The data and files will be saved if it works providing you install in the same folders." Someone else commented: "A re-install of Windows (without formatting) should fix your problem. This is what you need to do next: 1) Post the date and size of your current shell32.dll - it gives some clue of the patch level. 2) Which service pack When the solution provider get the email via the old thread, s/he goes to the new C- thread to respond - you can award the point there. Reply With Quote March 20th, 2000,01:23 PM #6 lostinLondon View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Mar 2000 Location London Posts 6 BTW, how can i uninstall IE

I don't know the Version. I still can't boot into Windows or Safe Mode.