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XP SP3 Shutdown Problem

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I have a windows xp computer that is fully updated service packed and virus protected.  Everytime i shutdown or restart the computer i receive the error message that GDI+ has failed to close and i need to hit end now for the computer to shutdown.  there are no other symptoms and the computer runs fine otherwise i just have to wait to hit end program to turn the computer off.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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