service did not respond to start / control request

  David-235429 19:46 01 Feb 2008

Hi All

I sometimes get the error message "This service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion" when I try to install things. Recent examples include WMP Firefox plugin and Tomtom Home.

Any ideas?

Many thanks for your help


  David-235429 19:49 01 Feb 2008

forgot to mention.... am running a 3 month old HP pc on Vista Home

  Technotiger 20:39 01 Feb 2008

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