Celebrate National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

INVALID vxd dynamic link

Posted on 2001-08-29
8
Medium Priority
?
271 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
upon startup I am shown a blue screen with a message as follows:

Invaild Vxd dynamic link call from NDIS(03) + 00000022   to device "004B", service 800B
Your windows configuration is invalid. Run the windows setup again to correct this problem.


 My question is what am I looking for and how do I fix it. I guessing it may be related to my network

OS: Win 95

0
Comment
Question by:balt
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
8 Comments
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:slink9
ID: 6437597
As you said, it is related to the network.  What OS?  If 98, you can Start-Run-SFC and let it replace all system files it finds a problem with.  There may be only a few or many.  Have your CD ready for that one.
You could also do as it suggests and F8 while booting and go to a DOS prompt, log to your CD, and then run SETUP to reinstall Windows.  If you install over the current setup there should be no problems.  Be sure to have good backups around if something does go wrong, though.
0
 
LVL 41

Expert Comment

by:stevenlewis
ID: 6437686
0
 

Expert Comment

by:deschneider
ID: 6437687
If you are running 95/98 and can get into safe mode, you may be able to remove all the netowrking components, then try rebooting and if that works, reinstall them. Just a thought to try before reinstalling Windows
0
Video: Liquid Web Managed WordPress Comparisons

If you run run a WordPress, you understand the potential headaches you may face when updating your plugins and themes. Do you choose to update on the fly and risk taking down your site; or do you set up a staging, keep it in sync with your live site and use that to test updates?

 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:GUEEN
ID: 6438424
From DOS edit autoexec.bat and type

rem Startnet.bat

So the problem is with Dialup networking or network as listed above.
are you using a network card or a modem?

MS TIDs:
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q126/5/74.asp
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q132/0/08.asp

0
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
GUEEN earned 1200 total points
ID: 6438426
WOOPS hehe - going a little nuts here today. . .
do not type rem startnet.bat
If startnet.bat is listed then rem it
Hi (CL) get rest NOW.
0
 
LVL 41

Expert Comment

by:stevenlewis
ID: 6439032
LOL Bev, I am
0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:GUEEN
ID: 6447121
Balt
 - I need to know what worked here?  I also need to know if it was a complete answer of if you were in need of more answers to resolve this problem?
0
 

Expert Comment

by:ComTech
ID: 6466415
In my opinion, a B grade is now warranted, will change to an A.

Thanks
ComTech
Community Support Moderator for the last time!!!
0

Featured Post

New benefit for Premium Members - Upgrade now!

Ready to get started with anonymous questions today? It's easy! Learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

#Citrix #POC #XenDesktop #vCenter #VMware #ESX
I use more than 1 computer in my office for various reasons. Multiple keyboards and mice take up more than just extra space, they make working a little more complicated. Using one mouse and keyboard for all of my computers makes life easier. This co…
This is used to tweak the memory usage for your computer, it is used for servers more so than workstations but just be careful editing registry settings as it may cause irreversible results. I hold no responsibility for anything you do to the regist…
Hi friends,  in this video  I'll show you how new windows 10 user can learn the using of windows 10. Thank you.

730 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question