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Rthdcpl.exe - Illegal System DLL RelocationMore information [support.microsoft.com] on the error.
The system DLL user32.dll was relocated in memory. The application will not run properly. The relocation occurred because the DLL C:\Windows\System32\Hhctrl.ocx occupied an address range reserved for Windows system DLLs. The vendor supplying the DLL should be contacted for a new DLL.
Seems easy enough a choice to just install the thing.
Microsoft knew about the problem since Dec 20th 2006. And now needs to rush a patch out because it gets widely exploited out there. Perhaps time to re-evaluate your being a customer of the monopolist as well while yoou are at it.
henry0 > direct link to how to solve this: [support.microsoft.com...] Scroll down for Resolution heading
Microsoft reportedly claimed to be working on this bug since December, because the fix was so ingrained with the OS, yet their fix creates a serious new problem? Meanwhile, the third party fix (which I installed earlier) seems to have been hacked out in a very short time - albeit with a disclaimer.
I'm not bashing MS, but I'm losing the faith. I think they have a couple of managers that need to be reassigned to the Help Desk.
Meanwhile, thanks to WebmasterWorld for the heads up. I had the update scheduled for later today.. I think I'll wait. I did run the update yesterday on the XP at the house, but I rarely use that machine. I wonder if they're cussing me over there...
I will try to run a fix when I get home and I will post back instructions if successful.
So far I haven't noticed it causing any other programs to fail.
Just switched over to Ubuntu Linux a few weeks ago, and now I feel so good. In fact, this this text area I'm writing in is being spell checked for me as I write, by default.
I don't remember winders doing that!
Firefox does that even on M$.... although any reason to switch off M$ is a good reason. The only reason I have it at home is it is easy for my girlfriend and my son to use.
We think it was Microsoft's way of testing who has a Genuine copy of Windows and who doesn't.
Because you can't download the hotfix unless you go through their certification process!
A quick way for MS to weed out the illegal copies of Vista.
got error as described here today as well.
(rthdcpl.exe - Illegal System DLL Relocation)
I'm glad I followed "engine's" link to
and downloaded the suggested fix
>>Download the 935448 package now.<<
it sure fixed the prob.
cool thx guys