Click Start, click Run, type regsvr32 c:\progra~1\msn\msncorefiles\mailui.dll 2. I can't thank you enough… THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU Filed Under: Articles, Why? In Windows Vista click on the Start button and copy the above command into the search box and then press the Enter key. The most common installation methods involve system or security exploitation, and unsuspecting users manually executing unknown programs.
If you are signed into MSN, sign out and then sign back in and everything should work OK. Email Help Email Help Forum select Go To MSN TopicInstallation HelpBilling HelpMSN.com / My.MSN.comOtherSign-in HelpFavorites HelpEmail HelpMcAfee® and Webroot® HelpDial-up Connection HelpSettings and other Software Help Go To Email Help SolutionsGo No, create an account now. ActivitiesRisk LevelsEnumerates many system files and directories.No digital signature is present McAfee ScansScan DetectionsMcAfee BetaGenericR-CWQMcAfee SupportedGenericR-CWQ System Changes Some path values have been replaced with environment variables as the exact location
The most puzzlingaspect of all of this is that I have done absolutely nothing to cause thesechanges.That is baffling. Reinstalling MSN was the only other solution and you say you've done that. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\[UserName]\Application Data. %CommonDocuments% is a variable that refers to the file system directory that contains documents that are common to all users. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Also, 'show hidden and system files may be toggled off....winston: >Stephen,: >: >I am totally baffled by this. R6025 -pure virtual function call. In order to register follow these steps:A.
In the space of a bit over 2 hours, the size: >of the MSN folder has shrunk from 4 Gb and 59 files to a bit over 150 Mb and: >http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c79/humak1/Noname3.jpg Yes, Program Files contains all ofthe other subfolders you mention but I have been involved with only the onecontaining the MSN data. In the space of a bit over 2 hours, the sizeof the MSN folder has shrunk from 4 Gb and 59 files to a bit over 150 Mb andhttp://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c79/humak1/Noname3.jpg . I suggest backing up important files ASAPif you don't already do this and check with the drive/PC manufacturer for autility to check the drive health.
My hard drive hasalso shown a corresponding 4+ Gb decrease in "Used" space. DOWNLOADHOST The problem and solution are similar to the above. Something is amiss with that folder or the reporting of its size. Here's how to fix this.
Notes: Please note that the name of the file should NOT be used to define if it is legitimate or not. Click here to join today! C:\Program Files\MSN\MSNCoreFiles it contains an Install folder and one called OOBE and what about this one? Since I will be using IE 7 as abrowser, is it safe to delete the core files from the HD to free up thespace??
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By default, this is C:\Documents and Settings\All Users (Windows NT/2000/XP). %AppData% is a variable that refers to the file system directory that serves as a common repository for application-specific data. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. microsoft.public.msn.discussion Discussion: Can I delete MSN Core Files??? (too old to reply) humak1 2006-09-30 10:52:01 UTC PermalinkRaw Message I have uninstalled the MSN 8.5 browser from my system but find that
Properties show it to be 0 bytes. If you have installed the MSN software in other than the default directory, then substitute that path for the c:\progra~1\msn\msncorefiles\ portion in the above. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers Deals
A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Templates (Windows NT/2000/XP). %Favorites% is a variable that refers to the file system directory that serves as a common repository for the user's favorite Something is amiss with that folder or the reporting of its size. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.
Distribution channels include IRC, peer-to-peer networks, newsgroup postings, e-mail, etc. Here is the URL ofhttp://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c79/humak1/Noname.jpg . The most puzzling: >aspect of all of this is that I have done absolutely nothing to cause these: >changes.:: That is baffling. It is most puzzling!Thank you for your help!Post by StephenBPost by humak1Stephen,I am totally baffled by this.
Click Start, type regsvr32c:\progra~1\msn\msncorefiles\mailui.dllin the Start Search box, and then press ENTER. Last edited: Jan 14, 2008 Dan Penny, Jan 14, 2008 #2 jiminwatford Established Techie7 Member i don't want to remove explorer but MSN, this one C:\Program Files\MSN\MSNCoreFiles jiminwatford, Jan 14, A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings. %ProgramFiles% is a variable that refers to the Program Files folder. If you have installed the MSN software in other than the default directory, then substitute that path for the c:\progra~1\msn\msncorefiles\ portion in the above.