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VBscript engine could not be found

Posted on 2011-03-16
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Upon login I have the computer run some .vbs from the DC sysvol share.

However upon login a popup for each script that was supposed to run appears.

"Vbscript engine cannot be found to load script.vbs"

When I navigate to it manually and double click I get the same error, the .vbs icon shows up but windows cannot actually open the file. Is this a registry problem or any ideas?
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by:Alan Gunn
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It sounds like the Script engine DLL isn't registered.
Try the following...

regsvr32 %systemroot%\system32\vbscript.dll

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Huseyin KAHRAMAN earned 500 total points
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try rfe-installing the package

Windows Script 5.7 for Windows XP
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=47809025-D896-482E-A0D6-524E7E844D81
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by:steve07x
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I did the above and then restarted, now it just hangs and after about 2 minutes it gives the usual error.
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by:Huseyin KAHRAMAN
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and get this file if you need documentation for vb scripting

Windows Script 5.6 Documentation
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=01592c48-207d-4be1-8a76-1c4099d7bbb9
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