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troubleshooting Question

framedyn.dll error on gpresult

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JiberoonyFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Windows XP
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I am having a problem with some of our computers. It may be related so please read the following question in conjunction with this.

https://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/WinXP/Q_22076385.html

When attempting to do a 'gpresult' query I get the error message:

"gpresult.exe - Unable To Locate Component

The application has failed to start because framedyn.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."

I have googled it and found similar problems but not with gpresult.

I have copied framedyn.dll from other computers that are working and even copied it off of the i386 folder on my Windows XP CD and I still get the problem.

Client OS: Windows XP SP2 (all latest updates except IE7)
Sever OS: Windows Server 2003 R1 (all updates except IE7)