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VXD Error

I formatted a 2.1gb hdd and installed Windows 95 full version, but when I started to install office after 85% of installation a blue screen came on saying there was an error in the VXD???  Does anybody have any idea what it means and what I should do to try and correct.  The computer is crashing constantly all with VXD errors.
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Is it possible to try doing the Office install using another source CD or disks?  Also, you may want to try some new RAM..
Check the CD and the hard drive for errors. Could be that the hard drive has run out of spare cylinders for faulty tracks on the drive, this causes this sort of behaviour sometimes. You must do an intensiv scan.

Do you have your system setup for a permanent swap file.
If not, do and make it approx 50 or 60MB.

Regards, Bud
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I have found problems with VXD errors on three occasions and on each occasion it has either been the memory or unfortunately the processor which has been faulty
Hi gasar are you sure it is the memory or processor, that is a very uncommon hardware problem. Once chips run more than 24 hours then they usually run forever, or did you have such problems before this ?
Hi gasar are you sure it is the memory or processor, that is a very uncommon hardware problem. Once chips run more than 24 hours then they usually run forever, or did you have such problems before this ?
"the memory or processor, that is a very uncommon hardware problem. Once chips run more than 24 hours then they usually run forever"

I have to disagree with you on this statement.... Static can damage digital components, especially RAM, cache and video memory.  A simple static shock via "Keylock" switch can do it.

garsarAuthor Commented:
Could it possibly be the motherboard, the hard drive and memory are all fairly new components.  Also I am now getting FDC and HDC errors on boot?????
I have to agree with neilholloway and englishman.
Some of the most time consuming jobs I have done are similar to this. Now when I see this I try:
Video Card
and last resort - motherboard, usually a cache problem.
What is your exact version of 95.

Go to http://www.geocities.com/~budallen/
"Assorted Categories"
" Do You Know Your Windows Version Number?"
and download Win95Ver.zip

Regards, Bud
Hi :)

Have u applied the service pack for win95 after installing it. If u have not applied the service pack then apply it. Also their are service pack for office products as well. Apply them as well and see if the problem still exist.
Office Installtion Preperation is a must:
here's a little information:
For information about backing up your Windows 95 registry files, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
ARTICLE-ID: Q132332 TITLE : How to Back Up the Registry
This article explains how to completely remove any edition of Microsoft Office 97 from your computer.
NOTE: After you complete the following steps, it may be necessary to reinstall earlier versions of programs that use the shared
components that Microsoft Office 97 uses. For example, to use any of the programs included with Microsoft Office 7.0, it may be
necessary to reinstall Microsoft Office 7.0 before the programs work correctly.

To remove Microsoft Office 97 from your computer, follow these steps:
1. On the Start menu, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs. In the list of installed programs, click Microsoft Office 97, and then click Add/Remove. If
you installed Microsoft Office from a CD, you are prompted to insert the first CD.
If a dialog box appears and notifies you that programs are running, quit the programs, and then click OK.
3. In the Microsoft Office 97 Setup dialog box, click Remove All.
4. When you are prompted to remove shared components, click Remove All.
If you are prompted to restart the computer after Setup is completed, do so.
5. In Windows Explorer, delete the following folders:
Program Files\Microsoft Office
Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared
Program Files\Common Files\ODBC
NOTE: Deleting the Microsoft Office folder also deletes the Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\XLStart folder which could
contain personal files. Ensure the all personal files are removed from this folder before deleting it.
NOTE: Deleting the Microsoft Office folder also deletes the Program Files\Microsoft Office\Temlates folder which could contain
personal templates. Ensure the all personal files, including custom macros, are removed from this folder before deleting it.
6. In Windows Explorer, delete the files in the following folders.
Windows Folder
Artgalry.cag Exchng.ini Mso97.acl Odbc.ini
Odbcinst.ini Twain.dll Twain_32.dll Twunk_16.exe
Twunk_32.exe Wininit.ini .acl .pcb
NOTE: The is the name of the user who is logged on to the computer. If multiple users log on to the computer using different user
names, each user has separate .acl and .pcb files. All of these files can be deleted.
Windows\System Folder
12520437.cpx 12520850.cpx accwiz.dll asycfilt.dll
cnfnot32.exe comcat.dll comdlg16.ocx commtb32.dll
convdsn.exe ctl3dv2.dll dbnmpntw.dll docobj.dll
drvssrvr.hlp ds16gt.dll ds32gt.dll emsabp32.dll
emsmdb32.dll emsui32.dll emsuix32.dll etexch32.dll
fm20.dll fm20enu.dll hlink.dll hlinkprx.dll
iso88591.trn jetdef35.hlp jeterr35.cnt jeterr35.hlp
jetsql35.cnt jetsql35.hlp mapiform.vbx mapifvbx.tlb
mapisvc.cnt mfc40.dll minet32.dll misc2.srg
mlctrl.dll mscal.cnt mscal.dep mscal.hlp
mscal.ocx mscpxl32.dll msexcl35.dll msforms.twd
msfs32.dll msjet35.dll msjint35.dll msjter35.dll
msothunk.dll msrd2x35.dll msrepl35.dll msriched.vbx
msstkprp.dll mstext35.dll msvcrt.dll msvcrt40.dll
msxbse35.dll norweg.trn oc25.dll odbc16gt.dll
odbc32.dll odbc32gt.dll odbcad32.exe odbccp32.cpl
odbccp32.dll odbccr32.dll odbcinst.cnt odbcinst.hlp
odbcint.dll odbcjet.cnt odbcjet.hlp odbcji32.dll
odbcjt32.dll odbcjtnw.cnt odbcjtnw.hlp odbctl32.dll
odbctrac.dll oddbse32.dll odexl32.dll odfox32.dll
odtext32.dll pcdlib32.dll picstore.dll pubdlg.dll
riched.dll riched20.dll sqlsrv32.dll stdole2.tlb
swedish.trn system.mdw threed16.ocx urlmon.dll
usascii.trn vaen2.dll vaen21.olb vb40016.dll
vb4en16.dll vbajet32.dll vbscript.dll ven2232.olb
wininet.dll winsspi.dll wmsui.dll
Windows\Fonts Folder (optional)
Arialn.ttf Arialnb.ttf Arialnbi.ttf Arialni.ttf
Ariblk.ttf Bookos.ttf Bookosb.ttf Bookosbi.ttf
Bookosi.ttf Bssym1.ttf Bssym2.ttf Bssym3.ttf
Comic.ttf Comicbd.ttf Gara.ttf Garabd.ttf
Garait.ttf Hatten.ttf Impact.ttf Mapsym.ttfv
Mtextra.ttf Mtsorts.ttf Outlook.ttf Tahoma.ttf Tahomabd.ttf
Other Folders
File Folder
Boot.ini.lnk Windows\Recent (optional)
Off97pro.stf.lnk Windows\Recent (optional)
Valupk8.hlp.lnk Windows\Recent (optional)
Readme.txt.lnk Windows\Recent (optional)
Wcleanos.ini.lnk Windows\Recent (optional)
My Documents.lnk Windows\Favorites
Mscreate.dir Windows\Odbc
Mscreate.dir Windows\Odbc\Data
Valupk8.gid Windows\Help
Rec21c1.mdb Windows\Temp
7. On the Start menu, click Run. In the Open box, type "regedit" (without the quotation marks), and then click OK.
WARNING: Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall Windows 95. Microsoft
cannot guarantee that problems resulting from the incorrect use of Registry Editor can be solved. Use Registry Editor at your own
For information about how to edit the registry, view the Changing Keys And Values online Help topic in Registry Editor
(Regedit.exe). Note that you should make a backup copy of the registry files (System.dat and User.dat) before you edit the registry.

8. Select the following key in the registry: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.0
With the key selected, click Delete on the Edit menu. When you are prompted whether to delete this key, click Yes.
9. Select the following key in the registry:
With the key selected, click Delete on the Edit menu. When you are prompted whether to delete this key, click Yes.
10. Select the following key in the registry:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Mso97.dll
With the key selected, click Delete on the Edit menu. When you are prompted whether to delete this key, click Yes.
Additional Registry Keys to Delete
You may also need to remove any registry keys that point to Mso97.dll, Mso7enu.dll, Mso97fx.dll, Msoc.dll, Bdrintl.dll, Accwiz.dll,
Vbe.dll, or Vba332.dll, in addition to the following registry keys:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{53230322-172B-11D0-AD40- 00A0C90DC8D9}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{53230327-172B-11D0-AD40- 00A0C90DC8D9}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{5B87B6F0-17C8-11D0-AD41- 00A0C90DC8D9}\8.0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{812034D2-760F-11CF-9370- 00AA00B8BF00}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{812034D0-760F-11CF-9370- 00AA00B8BF00}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{000204EF-0000-0000-C000- 000000000046}\3.0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{000C0114-0000-0000-C000- 000000000046}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\AutoCorrect\8.0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Mso97.dll
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Vba332.dll
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Msoc.dll
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Vbe.dll
NOTE: Delete only the values that point to Mso97.dll, Vbe.dll, and Vba332.dll.
NOTE: Delete only the value that points to Mso97.dll. Do not delete any other values.
HKEY_USERS\.Default\Software\Microsoft Office\8.0
Additional Information for Removing a Run From CD Installation
Select the following key in the registry
and then select and delete each value that refers to the CD-ROM drive letter. For example, if your CD-ROM drive is D, delete any
value that refers to D:\Office or D:\OS.
Select the following key in the registry
And then select and delete each value that refers to the CD-ROM drive letter and the Office or OS folders. For example, if your
CD-ROM drive is D, delete any value that refers to D:\Office or D:\OS.

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Regards, Bud

Has this problem been solved yet?
If not, check the switch if any, on the rear of your power supply to be sure it's set properly. (110/220V)
Faulty power supplies can also cause this type of random failures.
Substitute it with another one.
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