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what is spoolsv,exe error ?

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Hi
i hav been getting this error lately with spoolsv.exe process, windows sais it is going to close it down, i tried to run the service pack 2 and it kills the service pack with this error - does anyone know what this file does

and how to fix my prob\

thanx allot\

Craig
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The exact error is
"SPOOLSV.exe has generated errors and will be closed by windows - u will need to restart the program
an error log has been created"

The service pack when it gets killed gives this eror
"The remote procedured call failed"

I tried to find the log where the error has been written but could not find it

thanx

Craig
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mattyk earned 50 total points
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Have you see this:

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q257/8/59.ASP

any chance you have Bitware installed on your machine?

-matty
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Hi matty
i installed bitware on my pc then i took it off
could this be the problem ?

Thanx for the help
i will check the web site out
Craig
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Brilliant
thanx matty
the web site helped got it fixed

thanx a mil

cheers

craig
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