SVCHost.exe - Application Error The instruction at"0x75620928"

Posted on 2009-04-21
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
This error appears at boot. Any Ideas?
XP Pro SP2

SVCHost.exe - Application Error The instruction at"0x75620928" referenced memory at "0x7562098". The required data was not placed into memory because of an I/O error status of "0xc000009c"
Question by:rickpary
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    Try running chkdsk /f as detailed here:

    Author Comment

    I have done this and still the error persists
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    Accepted Solution

    Try running chkdsk /f /r
    This type of error is most commonly caused by two things, a hard drive going bad or spyware/adware.  If you run chkdsk again with /r and it still doesnt fix it, I would recommend running a program like Ad-Aware or Spybot Search & Destroy.
    Spybot S&D:
    If the problem persists, there is a good chance that the hard drive itself is going bad or you have some faulty memory.  You can download and run a hard drive diagnostic utility from your hard drive manufacturer. You can also download and run a memory tester from:

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    Was a bad hard drive...

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