IE exception unknown software exception

  Hakuna Matiti 13:57 29 Nov 2006
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Occasionally Internet Explorer crashes and I get the following message: 'The unknown exception software exception (0xc00000fd) occurred in the application at location 0x034a37e8'. Anyone know what's happening?? Thanks!

  Diodorus Siculus 14:10 29 Nov 2006

Don't know but a couple of options:

Repair IE:

click here


SFC:


click here
scannow sfc - how to use SFC.EXE (system file checker)

  Hakuna Matiti 10:32 30 Nov 2006

Thanks for the advice. As it's an unpredictable problem that only occurs occasionally I don't know if it's now fixed, but fingers crossed. I was trawling through the web trying to see if anyone else had had a similar problem and came across someone who had the same error format but about explorer.exe, not IE. Being old and somewhat senile it is entirely possible that I had the same message (i.e. about explorer) and just assumed that it was IE, because it's occurring when I am trying to close or minimise IE windows. If so, many apologies!

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