Help & Support problem

  doriena 14:33 20 Jan 2005

Please How do I start the service named help and support. I am running Windows xp home edition

  SANTOS7 14:44 20 Jan 2005

Should be listed in your start menu

  ACOLYTE 14:52 20 Jan 2005

If it is in the start menu but doesnt start,

Right click my computer select manage then select service and applications,then services scroll down the list on the right to you find help and Support highlight it right click it and select properties then select startup type as Automatic,click ok.Close the box and try again from start menu.

  doriena 15:30 20 Jan 2005

Dea Santos 7
It is listed in the Start menu but this is what is telling me to styart the service named help and support.
Dear Acolyte
Have done waht you suggest but help and support does not appear in the list of services

  SANTOS7 15:36 20 Jan 2005

Not quite sure what you mean, when you highlight and click on the link it should send you to another page where you can navigate to what ever you want by useing the search facility

  Stuartli 16:03 20 Jan 2005

Some things you can try:

Taskbar Properties>Start Menu>delete Help and Support>Apply.

Then repeat and this time Add Help and Support>Apply.

2) Try a repair installation of XP.

3) Start>Run. Type the following entries one at a time:

C:\WINDOWS\PCHealth\HelpCtr\Binaries\HelpCtr -regserver

regsvr32 hhctrl.ocx

If you use a Registry Cleaner then this link should help you:

click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:07 20 Jan 2005

Type services.msc in the run box and press enter

services window comes up, scroll down to Help and support, right click, select proerties

In the startup tpye box change to automatic and apply (will start on next boot)

Below that click on start button to start help and suppert immediately.

  Stuartli 17:36 20 Jan 2005

doriena has already tried that and it's not listed...:-)

That's why I suggested, amongst other things, a repair installation.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:49 20 Jan 2005

Whoops new glasses needed.

Try click here

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