system information not accessible help and support

  [DELETED] 14:39 26 Aug 2006
Locked

Tried to access system information from xp accessories and got report "windows cannot open help and support because a system service is not running. To fix this problem, start the service named "help and support." We then go around in circles with same notice the result. Could this be from the recent upgrade that p.c. advisor e mailed recently. Have to admit don't use sytem information or help much.

  [DELETED] 14:42 26 Aug 2006

Start, Run, type in

services.msc

and click OK. Scroll down to Help and Support and double click it. Click the button to start it and change the startup type to Automatic.

  [DELETED] 15:03 26 Aug 2006

Thank you Vogtm. That was fantastic many thanks resolved completely

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Microsoft Surface Book 2 15in review

Illustrator Amy Grimes on how setting up her own eco-brand led to success with clients too

MacBook Pro keyboard issues and other problems

Test : l’enceinte connectée HomePod d’Apple