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Windows XP displays "SAS winlogon.exe application error...memory at address...unable to write to location..."

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I have a fairly new Dell desktop with Windows XP Home Edition.  Never had any problems until I installed PC Anywhere 9.0.  Naturally, I bypassed the messages about the software being incompatible with Windows XP, since many of the apps that I have installed state in their instructions to ignore any warning messages during install.  Anyway, when the machine boots, I see the normal Dell screen that gives the option to press F8 or F12 for boot options.  This displays for only a couple of seconds.  I don't ever see the initial "Windows XP...Please wait" screen (with black background).  I immediately get a window that says something like the following: "SAS Winlogon.exe Application Error...Memory at address 0x000123456...Unable to write to location...Press OK to continue or Cancel to debug..."  Pressing either button results in an immediate reboot with the same results.  I have tried pressing F8 to boot Windows into Safe Mode.  I never get that option before the error occurrs.  I am able to boot to the Windows XP CD.  When I did this, I chose the repair option, which simply reinstalled Windows...and probably wiped out all of my restore checkpoints.  After the initial reboot, the first thing I saw was a message from PC Anywhere about display properties, and then the same error window as before.  The problem still exists.  On this website, another member posted a similar boot problem with Windows 2000.  The member "ewtaylor" asked if PC Anywhere had been installed.  Maybe he knows something.  How can I backout the damage from PC Anywhere?
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