sens.dll, DCOM and COM+ problems on boot up



I have suddenly started getting the following messages in Administrative
Tools - Event Viewer. The messages are put into the logs on bootup.

Application event viewer
Source: EventSystem, Category [54], Type: Warning, EventID: 4353
The COM+ Event System attempted to fire the
EventObjectChange::ChangedSubscription event but received a bad return code.
HRESULT was 80040201.

Source: EventSystem, Category [52], Type: Warning, EventID: 4356
The COM+ Event System failed to create an instance of the subscriber
partition:{41E90F3E-56C1-4633-81C3-6E8BAC8BDD70}!new:{D3938AB0-5B9D-11D1-8DD2-00AA004ABD5E}. CoGetObject returned HRESULT 80070422.

System event viewer
Source DCOM, Category None, Type: Error, EventID: 10005
DCOM got error "The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled
or because it has no enabled devices associated with it. " attempting to
start the service SENS with arguments "" in order to run the server:

For more information, see Help and Support Center at

Checking this Help and Support Centre gives the following

Events 4353 and 4356
There is no additional information about this issue in the Error and Event
Log Messages or Knowledge Base databases at this time.

DCOM error
Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 10005
Source: DCOM
Version: 5.0
Component: System Event Log
Message: DCOM got error "%%%1" attempting to start the service %2 with
arguments "%3" in order to run the server:%4

However this is not the error message in the system event viewer.

All of the messages are repeated 8 times each.

Can anyone tell me what is happening ?




Did you install any new programs , if not , have you tried system
restore ?

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