accidentally deleted rundll32

March 31, 2009 at 05:09:59
Specs: Windows XP
Wassup people,Im from Singapore and I need to fix my com ASAP!I downloaded Ccleaner software first time & accidentally deleted rundll32 and the shortcuts from the registry.I quickly cancelled the scanning...
I was totally freak out and want to ask weather to reboot my com or solve it.BTW if I were to reboot it,will it delete any files or recover files?I was just thinking of reboot my com...THNX=)

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#1
March 31, 2009 at 05:21:31
How was rundll32 deleted ??? by you, or ccleaner ???

Files on a system drive which are deleted by you are normally sent to the Recycle Bin. Have you check in there ???

Find out what rundll.exe is used for Here ▼▼
http://www.answersthatwork.com/Task...
Task List Programs
OR
http://www.processlibrary.com/
The Process Library


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#2
March 31, 2009 at 09:14:32
You can try the System File Checker.
Go to Start > Run and enter 'SFC /scannow'.

System File Checker
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310747


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#3
April 1, 2009 at 03:30:10
my only last source is to reboot,but do i need Microsoft CD?Is there any disadvantage or losing files?
Cause, it keeps saying,"Windows cannot find 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe'.Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again."-OR-"Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item."
I need more responds ASAP,I need to use my laptop for school!!!!!

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#4
April 2, 2009 at 07:23:06
Which is it ???
You say rundll32, then you say rundll

There is a RUNDLL32.EX_ inside this folder --- C:\WINDOWS\I386

I think that file has to be 'Expanded' and placed into this folder ---- C:\WINDOWS\system32

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/888017
How to expand Windows XP files from the installation disk

If you can get into Windows XP, or Windows Safe-Mode, then you can 'Expand' the file using Method # 1 in the article, without using an XP CD.


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