Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't Open My Control Panel in XP by mplsdeuce / April 3, 2007 3:13 PM PDT In reply to: Can't Open My Control Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 13 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Also, the following error message appears when opening the User Accounts applet:Windows cannot open the User Accounts control panel.The above symptoms were seen in one of my clients computer running Windows weblink
by Tim446 / December 5, 2008 4:54 AM PST In reply to: Same problem I had this too. I can't solve by myself,I just go to a different restore point when the computer was working o.k. There is no additional help is shown and you have no idea how to fix the issue.
Here's a link about this issue.http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6132_102-0.html?forumID=32&threadID=26964&messageID=303157Maybe you have a pest you need to kill.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - To Remove Possible "Pests" as Bob Suggested.... If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Many times when you try to open "User Accounts" applet in Control Panel in Windows XP, it doesn't open and Windows shows following error message: User Accounts Wrong number of arguments Sorry if I sound stupid, but what is a SFC?
If you're experiencing the above symptoms, use these steps to resolve the problem:Click Start, Run. Feel free to share your experience in your comment... The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/258676-45-control-panel-open Publish Related resources Cannot open control panel in windows xp Forum XP Pro SP2 will not open Run, Help, Control Panel, Explore..
And you have posted a spam in your very first post. If your service pack is not updated try updating the service pack so that the RunDLL file can be updated. Forum NVIDIA Control Panel won't open. Get the answer nukemaster 9 April 2013 03:31:44 If you are having the same issue, Please create a new thread about it.
I do not know what to do. have a peek at these guys Try it in safe mode. Forum SolvedNvidia Control Panel Won't Open Windows 8 Forum SolvedAll of a sudden my computer will not let me open my control panel, do a system restore. Asked an IT expert who said start computer in safe mode, i.e.
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If it is good correct your shortcut or create a new one.C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONTROL. Close Command Prompt window and it should fix the problem. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Can't Open My Control Panel in XP The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Part of my problem is asking the right question!
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Proffitt Forum moderator / April 4, 2007 4:17 AM PDT In reply to: Can't Open My Control Panel in XP This sounds like the common TOOLS QUIT issue. Forum SolvedUnable to use NVIDIA Graphic Card on any application, and that unable to open up NVIDIA Control Panel. open and us or even defrag my system. Restart Windows and see if you're able to open the User Accounts applet successfully.Share this article on: FacebookTwitterRedditWhatsAppGoogle+BufferLinkedInPin ItAbout the authorRamesh Srinivasan is passionate about Microsoft technologies, and has a vast
Anyone with an idea to prevent "lockdown" or whatever security thing is going on here. The following Link will lead you to my posted instructions(19 of 37)http://forums.cnet.com/5208-7813_102-0.html?forumID=32&threadID=154450&messageID=1723444Hope this solves your problem.