I have been having a problem with a winlogon.exe Application Error when I reboot my Windows XP with SP2 (fully updated as of 26-5-08). The full error is:
The instruction at "0x00a30899" referenced memory at "ox00a31f7c". The memory could not be "written".
Click on OK to terminate the program
Click on Cancel to debug the program.
Clicking on either option causes the system to restart and I end up in the same place again. Sliding the error window out of the way allows me to continue, but the PC becomes unstable after a few hours/days.
I know that this error has been featured here at Experts Exchange a number of terms (I HAVE searched!) but the answer seems to be in the HiJackThis log, about which I know nothing.
I have run HJT and analyzed it at the HJT website, linked by
I hope I haven't asked a real newbie question, but that is what I am... a newbie!