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Let us know how it works ºut. Еиçεl -- "Smokey" wrote: > Recently upgraded XP SP2 to Vista Business (Upgrade). Has to be the best fix I've heard of. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. What are the disadvantages of a delta wing biplane design? http://introbuilder.net/windows-defender/windows-defender-handle-is-invalid-error.php

I fixed the malware issue, but now I'm cleaning up everything it broke. In the future, around year 2500, will only one language exist on earth? I recently removed the same Vista Home Security Virus, so fairly sure that is what was/is causing it. Click Start, type "notepad C:\register.reg" (without quotation marks) in the Search bar, and then click OK. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-security/windows-defender-application-failed-to-initialize/34722e39-31c5-4902-bc60-46e2b6ce2f01

I said no. Not the answer you're looking for? Since then, I had the same error message upon each and every start up, and I searched online for a resolution. korniceman3000 Private E-2 Hi everyone, My laptop was recently infected with a virus that hijacked my browser and started this wau.exe file that displays this fake Windows Defender scan that keeps

Video Games....... From the security panel, I select windows defender and it's back to the dialogue box with the originalerrormessage.I seem to be going in circles, and I don't fancy reinstalling Vista in Thank you! Then I finally found this solution....I scanned the file with malware...it was clean.

Thank you very much for the post and instructions! The error message you get says that Windows Defender could not initialise. Using "están" vs "estás" when refering to "you" Should the sole user of a *nix system have two accounts? more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed

May 18, 2011 at 8:07 AM Anonymous said... I have to repeat the same process in order to not have the error. Partner DO NOT BUY WINDOWS 10 cannot State Failure connection. New 30 May 2007 #3 Smokey Guest RE: Defender, Application failed to initialize: 0x80070006.

Nice catch 22!!Anyway, I got bored/frustrated and bit the bullet. http://movb.blogspot.com/2008/12/windows-defender-application-failed-to.html you canaccessWindows Defender from the security section of the windows Control Panel.The only option is to click OK. I got problems with Defender after removing a tons of trojans and spyware with Malwarebyte. It's only giving me the option of a txt.ReplyDeleteAnonymousMarch 20, 2011 at 11:03 AMThanks!!

Any help you can provide is greatly appreciated. his comment is here Posted by Pete Bruzek at 12:40 PM Reactions: Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest Labels: Computers, I Fix Things, Windows Defender, Windows Vista 97 comments: SteveAugust 10, 2008 at Thanks. Any suggestions/ideas? -- Smokey My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

Restart the computer. Team The Hold Steady The National The Pillows The White Stripes TV on the Radio Viva Voce Wilshire Google+ Followers What I've Been Listening To This Week Counter http://introbuilder.net/windows-defender/windows-defender-error-the-handle-is-invalid.php thank you so much! ^___^ReplyDeleteSandyApril 24, 2012 at 8:03 AM"Are you sure you want to add the information in the REG file to the registry", choose "Yes" After that it displyaedCannot

How do I unexpand a file name? All drivers that have problems will be listed. And i removed it with Malwarebytes, but after it rebooted I got the 0x80070006 error about windows defender...

If it still does not work I'd do a full scan using a different A/V such as the Microsoft Safety Scanner.

I have done several searches but cant find anything against this code. http://forums.majorgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=86880 once the Malware Guru's have given you a clean bill of health and you still have issues post back here in this Thread and we will try to help as Therefore it seems reasonable that others may have trodden the path before you and that Microsoft have an answer available somewhere.Meanwhile since Defender obviously worked for you at one time even Edited by Allan, 11 June 2011 - 03:49 PM.

ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. However, we all know that many technical minded prefer to do a clean install of the operating system, just to have a fresh machine. http://introbuilder.net/windows-defender/windows-defender-error-invalid-pointer.php If that one doesn't try this Googling indicates that a lot of these problems come from running McCrappy.

its resolved now.thanks for the very helpful info.ReplyDeleteAnonymousMay 26, 2011 at 8:40 PMthank you so much for this! Awesome fix for such an annoying problem. How do you export it from another Vista computer? Any other suggestions?ReplyDeleteejgJuly 11, 2011 at 6:21 PMWorked like a charm...ReplyDeleteAnonymousJuly 12, 2011 at 6:26 PMMicrosoft said to reinstall Vista - 2 hoursYou said DO THIS - 6 minutesEXCELLENTTobyReplyDeleteAnonymousJuly 25, 2011

Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Sites I Peruse All Music Guide Baseball Reference Casual Collective Death By Troggles Elbo.ws (MP3 Blog Aggregator) ESPN Fox Sports IMDB Defender was broken after a malware attack. Thx for this valuable piece of info.ReplyDeleteAnonymousJune 5, 2011 at 4:52 PMI recently had a problem with a virus that corrupted my windows defender registry files.