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Reinstall System Restore.
Open Windows Explorer and navigate to the windows\inf folder.
Find the sr.inf file, right click on it and select Install.
Note: This file is in a hidden folder. To view hidden folders follow
Go to the Control Panel/Folder Options/View tab, set it to "Show
hidden files and folders" and uncheck "Hide protected operating system
files [recommended]". Also uncheck "Hide extensions for known file
Bob Wallis wrote:
> After upgrading to SP2, when I try to access or open the
> system restore, I get a catastrophic error. Is there any
> way to fix this or do I have to remove SP2 and see if
> that fixes the problem??
> The message says: "An exception occurred while trying to
> run C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\SHELL32,DLL,CONTROL_RUNDLL
> Thanks for any help