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The procedure entry point IsWellKnownSid could not be located in the dynamic link library ADVAPI32.dll system reboots cannot get to desktop

Posted on 2005-08-17
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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
How can I correct this error last known good is no good and this happened after updating with the security patch from microsoft for the Zotb worm expoit
Question by:harlemit
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Nirmal Sharma earned 1000 total points
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IsWellKnownSid is a function called the above file to know the SID of a user. If SID is not found or file is corrupted or file is not found in System32 directory then you will receive the above error or your system will reboot.

Either this file have been replaced or not consistent or not there at all in System32 folder. You can extract the file from CD using recovery console.


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