Any ideas on a SIMPLE fix?!?!?!!? A third possibility is that they were somehow removed during one of the "Windows Updates" that are frequently uploaded to my computer when I am online. (Whether I want them or or do not. Aquire the Installation Media If you have an OS upgrade disk, retail copy of your operating system, or sometimes even system restore disks you should be able to get the files http://yeahimadork.com/windows-7/files-in-windows-7.php
Have you tried both places and if you find it at the "dllcache" folder, you should be able to copy it to System32.C:\Windows\System32\calc.exeC:\Windows\System32\dllcache\calc.exeHope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) I immediately restored calc.exe to System32 and it works!Thanks, LisaP.S. (Comment re other accessories: Kelly's corner gives you a replacement, older Notepad, but since that behaves the same way for me(displaying You'll see a folder-like view on the left, and entries on the right.Navigate down the folder view on the left to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Setup Just click on the + sign to expand the The above fix worked to restore them in 2 seconds.
The press Enter. (For VISTA, go to Start and type in the above information, then go to the top of the box and right click on SFC.EXE /SCANNOW and select "Run by lsavage2 / October 23, 2008 8:27 AM PDT In reply to: Here's a solution for your calc.exe problem Thank you Grif, R. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - "I'm pretty sure Microsoft have this one covered, so how by R. http://windowsxp.mvps.org/Accessories.htmTufenuf Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Reply to "Tufenuff" by Neilbwd / July 10, 2008 3:50 PM PDT In reply to: Re: How to replace missing Windows XP
I'm almost sure it was Cleanup that was the culprit, because I've used Defrag before and it was OK. How about a guide on that instead? Then just click once on the Setup key. Windows 7 Install.wim File Download Now my system won't shut down and I have to go to Task Manager to do it--but that's another story, I guess?
Proffitt Forum moderator / October 21, 2008 10:10 PM PDT In reply to: Another Me Too - I Use XP (SP3) on my PC - lost calc.exe "Copy the I386 source by Neilbwd / July 9, 2008 6:08 AM PDT I have an Acer 3620 laptop which came with Windows XP installed as OEM, but no Windows XP backup disc. This is also the next step if SFC.EXE /SCANNOW doesn't fix the problem. https://www.lifewire.com/how-to-restore-hal-dll-from-the-windows-xp-cd-2624517 Many people mount Windows setup ISO to extract the files but if you use 7-Zip, you'll not need to mount it.
My friend has exactly the same laptop with the same problem except hers is an Acer 3610.I understand where Neil is coming from when he says he's tried everything. Install.wim Windows 7 Ultimate Download To do so, type the following lines at a command prompt, pressing ENTER after each line, where CDROMDrive is the drive letter of the CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive that contains the If it doesn't ask you for the CD this means that it wasn't necessary to replace any files. I used the add/delete windows program and when I had finished, I was asked to restart my computer.
I did not check the dllcache folder yet. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/34654/manually-restore-system-files-from-your-windows-installation-media/ Melde dich an, um dieses Video zur Playlist "Später ansehen" hinzuzufügen. Expand Cab File Windows 7 Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 usasma usasma Still visually handicapped (avatar is memory developed by Expand Cd With this in mind I would try to get the right disc for your build, and extract the file from there. (I would expect you to have an OEM build on
This fix worked like magic. his comment is here I repeat, I've run comprehensive searches on all drives, including hidden and system files. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. http://billy-oneal.com/SFCDump.exe <-- Have fun Twitter - My statements do not establish the official position of Microsoft Corporation, and are my own personal opinion. (But you already knew that, right?) Back to Windows Expand Command
Most common system files which are replaced by Windows users are Explorer.exe, NTOSkrnl.exe, LogonUI.exe, Shell32.dll, MSgina.dll, authui.dll, uxtheme.dll, etc. Open the install.wim file with 7-zip. Then close regedit and reboot your computer. this contact form Later on as service packs/patches are installed you should create new images so you have a choice of images to restore to if your system crashes.
Please try again. Expand Dvd Once you find the file, right-click on it and select "7-Zip -> Open archive" option. I had the same problem with my calculator just disappearing.
Such being the case, and with no backup disc, how can I get my accessories programs back? What I want to know is where I can get them back. They are:1) The system won't accept the original installation disk because it doesn't have Service Pack 2 on it.2) You don't have a Windows installation CD - only a restore CD Extract Cab File Command Line Melde dich an, um unangemessene Inhalte zu melden.
Do you have any ideas?