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  1. #1


    Posts : 62
    Windows 8

    error message


    Hi all,,,I hope I have this thread in the right place...Well I have just started getting this error message titled
    RUNDLL
    and the message is:
    There was a problem starting
    C:\Progra~1\Commom~1\System\Sysmenu.dll
    The specified module could not be found.

    I Have no idea what it means,, perhaps one of you could help please.
    Len

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Do the following, should fix it.

    Open a Elevated Command Prompt:
    Press WIN + X to open Start context menu.

    Select Command Prompt (Admin)​.

    Enter the following command in sequence. Be patient as they can take awhile to run:

    Dism /online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup
    Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
    sfc /scannow

    Reboot and see if that fixed it.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 62
    Windows 8


    Sorry its took so long to reply but its still not working as it should and Im still trying to fix it.
    When I do I will let you know and how I did it.
    Len
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    Did you do as I described above?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5


    Posts : 62
    Windows 8


    I tried it Rich but the 1st command came back with an error so I tried google and came up with the answer ,,at least its working up to now.
    Give it a look and let me know what you think.
    https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rc...89381419,d.ZGU

    Thanks again Rich
    Len
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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