Access violation at address 00000000. Read of address 0000000 in Internet Explorer

Posted on 2006-05-05
Last Modified: 2009-12-16

A colleague of mine keeps getting an error referring to IE - Access violation at address 00000000. Read of address 0000000.

I think it may be a RAM issue from memory but wanted to see if anyone else knew for certain what it was


Question by:Robpackwood
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    Repair/reinstall Internet Explorer.

    Start with this IEFix tool:

    You don't mention the Windows version, but believing it's WinXP:

    How to reinstall or repair Internet Explorer and Outlook Express in Windows XP

    Repair Internet Explorer 6

    Good luck,

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    When your ready for the Memtest from Windows.

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