Error Message

  daz03 21:28 28 Feb 2005
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Hi, I keep getting the following error message appearing on a regular basis:-

Application popup: action.exe - Application error: The application failed to initialze properly (Oxc0000142)Click on OK to terminate the application

Windows help page states that it relates to a driver which needs reinstalled. I have no idea what application this error refers to or how to fix.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

  Star Lord 21:37 28 Feb 2005

START,
CONTROL PANLE double click,
Double click SYSTEM,
HARDWARE,
DEVICE MANAGER,this will show you all the devices and any drivers with error should show up in here and you can unistall them, the reinstall, or you may need up todate driver

  daz03 09:06 01 Mar 2005

Thanks for that. Tried looking through Device Manager but no signs of any problems. Any other thoughts?

Thanks

  Yoda Knight 09:36 01 Mar 2005

search your h/d for the file action.exe.
if its in a program folder it will give a clue as to the problem - perhaps reinstall the app

  daz03 14:08 01 Mar 2005

Hi, did a search as you suggested. The full file name is ACTION.EXE-3331798D.pf which is found in a file called preftech.

  daz03 11:48 06 Mar 2005

Hi everyone. Still no luck sorting this problem. Any ideas?

Thanks

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