Procedure Entry Point in WS2_32.dll

  Malcy The Alcy 11:49 31 May 2003

When clicking on video links on the internet I sometimes get the following error messages;
"The Procedure Entry Point getaddrinfo could not be located in the dynamic link libraryWS_32.dll"

"The Procedure Entry Point WSCUpdateProvider could not be located in the dynamic link libraryWS_32.dll".

This is with Windows XP and IE6.

Ha anyone else come across this or know how to cure it?

  AndySD 12:05 31 May 2003

Put your Windows XP cd in the drive and close the window that opens

Now click Start/All Programs/Accessories and choose Command Prompt. Type in

sfc /scannow

and hit enter. This will check and replace any damaged system files.

  AndySD 12:11 31 May 2003
  Malcy The Alcy 12:26 31 May 2003

Looks like I'm stuck with it. Thanks for your help though.

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