Solved

I can't pop up Add/Remove programs icon in win 2k server?

Posted on 2004-10-01
5
154 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
After I repotitioned the HP D530 machine and installed Win 2K server and other application from CD, I go to Control Panel, click Add/Remove Programs icon, the window can't pop up.

I tried to update all latest service patch files and not working.

Can someone help me solve this problem? Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:zhao790
5 Comments
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:glenn_1984
ID: 12202459
Boot to your Windows 2000 Server CD and run the second Repair option.
It takes about 10-20 minutes.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:EFA
ID: 12202690
Sorry to ask this question, but didn't get you. Did you install service pack 4? I think it is not the solution but good to try it.
0
 

Author Comment

by:zhao790
ID: 12202736
Yes, I installed sp4 already. Thanks!
0
 

Expert Comment

by:EFA
ID: 12203025
Look, why don't you visit the HP site. Maybe there is something benefit there?
0
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
mdiglio earned 50 total points
ID: 12203577
Hello,
I have had what might be the same problem and this link fixed it:

Windows 2000 Add/Remove Programs Tool Does Not Open
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;329891&Product=win2000

Click Start, and then click Run.
In the Open box, type cmd, and then press ENTER.
In the Command window, type regsvr32 mshtml.dll, and then press ENTER.

Click OK to confirm that the registry entry has been added.
In the Command window, type regsvr32 shdocvw.dll -i, and then press ENTER.

Click OK to confirm that the registry entry has been added.
In the Command window, type regsvr32 shell32.dll -i, and then press ENTER.

Click OK to confirm that the registry entry has been added.
Close the Command window.

Hope it works for you
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Owning a franchise can be the dream of a lifetime. It provides a chance for economic growth. You can be as successful as you want.  To make your franchise successful, you need to market it successfully. Here are six of the best marketing strategies …
Excel styles will make formatting consistent and let you apply and change formatting faster. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use Excel's built-in styles, how to modify styles, and how to create your own. You'll also learn how to use your custo…
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.

746 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now