"The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000006). Click on OK to terminate the applicatio

Discussion in 'Windows XP Help' started by Thaimor.M, Sep 15, 2006.

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    Thaimor.M Guest

    When i try to run anything from my cd drive, i get "The application
    failed to initialize properly (0xc0000006). Click on OK to terminate
    the application". The strangest thing is, it installed the os just fine
    about an hour ago. Im running the MSDNAA version of windows XP SP2 and
    i am using LITE-ON 16X DVD±R DVD Burner Black ATAPI/E-IDE Model
    SHW-160P6S-04 for my cd/dvd drive. Is this a problem with windows xp or
    do i simply have a drive that coincidentally went bad right after xp
    Thaimor.M, Sep 15, 2006
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    Thaimor Guest

    I just tried to run a cd and this time recieved a different error:
    "Only part of a ReadProcessMemory or WriteProcessMemory was completed".
    Thaimor, Sep 15, 2006
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    Thaimor Guest

    please help me!
    Thaimor, Sep 18, 2006
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    Guest Guest

    You system by the looks of this file/error message is infected with malware,
    try these steps and let us know:
    Click Start >> Control Panel >> Double click Network and Internet
    Connections >> Double click Internet Options.
    On the IE properties windows you will see these Taps:
    General | Security | Privacy | Content | Connections | Programs |
    Under General Tab clear your History, Internet Files and Cookies.
    Then click on Advanced tab and scroll down to under the Browsing Option:
    [&] Browsing
    [ ] Enable Third-Party browser extensions (Req Rest) uncheck this box.
    Then click on Programs Tab and click Manage Add-Ons and Disable all non
    Verified Add-Ons (You should Renable them later one-by-one and see the
    culprit and update it or remove it.
    How to manage Add-Ons:

    2... You need to be sure your system is clean from malware and Viruses by
    scanning for them
    Scan for malwares from here:
    Run a scan from here on-line:
    Download Avast Cleaner from here:
    Lots of tools to download and disinfect your machine:
    Guest, Jul 11, 2007
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    nicoledjs Guest

    oh my god!!!!thank you so much for this..that dang box was driving me insane
    and it is now gone! waheeww
    nicoledjs, Jul 11, 2008
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    Leonard Grey Guest

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    Leonard Grey, Nov 25, 2008
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