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java error "Can not find content length"

Question: java error "Can not find content length"

Anyone have any clues as to what the following error means when logging onto a java site ?"Can not find content length"Any clues would helpThanks

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Answer: java error "Can not find content length"

If it appears in the status bar of your browser as you log on it will be an imperfection in the java routine the site is trying to run on your machine. If not please provide more info as to when it occurs and where the message appears.If you post the URL I'll have a look at the site as this may help.

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An application failed to D/L .Net Framework Version upgrade from MS, apparently because the Server did not specify content length.

Does anyone have any idea how I can fix this ?

I recently installed Firefox and re-installed my OS, I am sure it needs updates but I would like to proceed, I have been having problems updating.

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I teach at Polk State College in Lakeland, FL. Recently the college has made One Drive and other stuff available to faculty.
I have attempted to sync my C:drive (or part of it) to One Drive.  Every day I get a message that a name is too long, and sometimes a message that informs me that a name contains invalid characters.  These messages advise me to change the names
to comply with One Drive limitations.  In the case of a length problem, it tells me how many characters I have to get rid of.
I am frustrated because these file names are perfectly valid on Win7, Win8.1, and Win10.  I have set up my file structure and named my files in a way meaningful to me.  I cannot believe that Microsoft would offer a product (One Drive) with naming
limitations inconsistent/incompatible with their flagship offerings (Windows and MS Office).
Can anyone tell me the official limitations on One Drive file and path names? 

Thanks for any information and enlightenment that can be provided.  It is a long, long time since I had to worry about length when naming files.

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When I attempt to compile the file I get this error: " cannot find symbol
symbol : method throwException()
location: class UsingExceptions
throwException(); // call method throwException
public class UsingExceptions
public static void main( String args[] )
throwException(); // call method throwException
} // end try
catch ( Exception exception ) // exception thrown by throwException
System.err.println( "Exception handled in main" );
} // end catch

public static void doesNotThrowException()
try // block does not throw an exception

System.out.println( "Method doesNotThrowException" );
} // end method doesNotThrowException
catch ( Exception exception ) // does not execute
System.err.println( exception );
} // end catch
finally // executes regardless what occurs in try...catch
System.err.println( "finally executed in doesNotthrowException" );
} // end finally

System.out.println( "End of method doesNotThrowException" );
// demonstrate try...catch...Exception
public static void throwExceptionB() throws Exception
try // throw an exception and immediately catch it
System.out.println( "Method throwExceptionB" );
throw new Exception(); // generate exception
} // end try
catch ( Exception exception ) // catch exception thrown in try
"Exception handled in method throwException" );
throw exception; // rethrow for further processing

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Answer:Error in Java file: cannot find symbol

You don't have a method called throwException();

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I solved my last problem by using Notepad instead of Apache Openoffice. But now I am getting a Error: Could not find or load main class.What can | do? Thanks.

Answer:Java Error: Could not find or load main class

Hi SecTech,Restart the system and try installing Java using the link mentioned below: the issue persists, you may try repairing office software using the installation disk.Thanks & RegardsManshu S#iworkfordellmessage edited by DellManshuS

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Hi i am Jo

would need help in finding the length of the third side of a triangle in excel

I have three points number: AB- 235 BC- 156 need to find length AC - it's not a right angle triangle,

Answer:Find length of side of triangle in Excel

Welcome to the forums Jo.

Having the length of two sides of a triangle isn't enough to calculate the length of the 3rd side, for a non right-angle triangle. You'll also need to know one of the angles.

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Hi there,

This past week I had a huge virus/trojan issue which Chaslang helped me solve - he was awesome.

I have a new problem now. I tried to install Azureus but got a "Java Virtual Machine error that said: Cannot Find Main Class". As part of the malaware removal, I was to remove the Java that was on my computer and replace it with the Sun Java. Maybe I did something incorrectly?

Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

Answer:Java Virtual Machine - Cannot find main class error

You installed java 5 release 9?

What OS are ye using? OS=windows 98, me, 2k, xp, etc....

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Is there a quick way to find files in a folder whose file names exceed 64-characters in length? I'm trying to burn a CD of a large (over 500MB) photo folder. The CD burning program appears to alert me of SOME long filenames when it starts up, and I tell it to "Change All." But it's not finding them all until it starts burning.

During the burning it tells me certain file names exceed 64-characters and the path may not be found and do I want to proceed anyway. I can't go through the whole folder looking for the few long names because it's enormous, it would take hours.
I don't know why it doesn't detect them all.

I'm using Roxio EZ CD Creator Platinum 5 and Windows XP SP2

Answer:Solved: How to find files exceeding 64-character length?

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2 part problem though don't think related

First, think have copy and paste virus. Found similar thread here but instructions did not help.

Second, have java script but can't view anything with java on websites. Just see blank box with place card holder. Can't remember how I got this information, but know that with review of java on my computer, get NoClassDefFoundError.

what do I do?

Answer:Copy and paste virus and java script error, cannot find main class

Hello and welcome to TSF.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link given below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a

Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps

link at the top of each page.

Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:

After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in a new topic, as this one shall be closed.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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I've been trying to open my office's website so that I can work from home but Internet Explorer / Java / etc. etc. is giving me a hard time. I've followed everything the guy from IT told me to do on my system but to no avail.

What I did so far

1) Added my company's website in Compatibility View Settings

2) Under "Manage add-ons" enabled Java

3) Put check marks in use SSL 3.0 and SSL 2.0

but when i try to open my work page it does not load Java content. What can i do..

IT guy from office says that is all i need to do to run the website. But its not working. He said i need to install java certifications and need to grant some access..

Plzzz help...

Answer:Java content not opening in IE-11

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Not sure if this is a windows or java problem, so posted this on the Oracle Java site as well, but really grateful if anyone can help. On Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64 bit the example below works OK with java 1.7 but errors with java 1.8. On previous windows
versions both versions of java appear to work OK.
Created a simple example to reproduce the problem:
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64 bit running on an Oracle Virtual Box, Visual Studio 2012 Professional, Eclipse Luna 32 bit, 32 bit java 7.65 and 32 bit java 8.45 installed.

Use Vis Studio to create a new C++ project configuration Win32, create a .cpp file and paste the following:
Please note: PIPENAME below is "{backslash}{backslash}{backslash}{backslash}.{backslash}{backslash}pipe{backslash}{backslash}UC_MENU_PIPE"
// PipeSample.cpp : Defines the entry point for the console application.
#include "stdafx.h"
#include <iostream>
#include <fstream>
#include <windows.h>
using namespace std;
#define       DEFAULTTIMEOUT 120
#define BUFSIZE 512
int main(int argc, const char **argv)
    wcout << "Creating an instance of a named pipe..." << endl;
    // Create a pipe to send data
                    HANDLE pipe = CreateNamedPipe(  L"PIPENAME", // name of the pipe

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I downloaded Java script code, trying to use it for the navigation on my site.
Why, oh why is my IE6 blocking it as a active content that can access your computer, when I didn't have that problem viewing the script on the hosting web site (of course using also IE6)....
Is there a command line for bypassing this problem???
thanks in advance!

PS never having these problems with firefox...

Answer:ie6 - java script - active content blocking

Thats the way IE6 was designed to protect against anything malicious.

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Folks, I do some stock trading when not fooling with computing stuff, and my primary "quick snapshot" site is I have gotten very fond of their new charting applet/s and use them regularly. Until yesterday.

My main rig is a compaq evo D510, Win XP pro 5.1.2600, IE 7 build 75730, 1.5GB RAM. Yesterday the charting feature simply would not load. that in/of itself was not unusual... sometimes it fails but by flushing cache and retrying it nearly always succeeds. This time nothing I did could get it to work. I've done everything typical: CCleaner'd all the temp hiding places, uninstalled and reinstalled Adobe Flash Player, uninstalled and reinstalled Java Runtime Environment, scanned my registry for the umpteenth time cleaning up a few errors, many reboots, setup a separate new account on the system and tried it there. no luck.

I have a second system, not in my office, that is very near identical to this one, and all is swell on it. works fine.

An example address for a chart, if you care to look, is;range=5d

Can someone tell me how to debug the site or ????? to try and get this working?

The only thing I can think of that has been new lately was/is my use of an interactive mapping site,, which is EXCELLENT, by the way... uses a number of graphics widgets & java controls. it works fine on my system. Did it break something?

all help appreciated.
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I'm writing a Simple Tax Return application in Java in NetBeans 5.0 for school.

This class is just for the GUI, but it is giving me a problem. When it loads the form appears empty:

However, if I click the edge as if to resize the window, everything appears as it should:

I can't for the life of me figure out why it is doing this. How can I get everything to appear on load? What am I missing?
import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;
import javax.swing.*;

public class taxform extends JFrame
JLabel lbAI,lbTW,lbTDE;
JTextField tfAI,tfTW,tfTDE;
JButton btnCalc,btnClear,btnHelp;

public taxform()
lbAI = new JLabel("Annual Income ");
lbAI.setFont(new Font("Courier New",Font.BOLD,12));

lbTW = new JLabel("Tax Withheld ");
lbTW.setFont(new Font("Courier New",Font.BOLD,12));

lbTDE = new JLabel("Total Deductible Expenses");
lbTDE.setFont(new Font("Courier New",Font.BOLD,12));

tfAI = new JTextField(12);

tfTW = new JTextField(12);

tfTDE = new JTextField(12);

btnCalc = new JButton("Calculate");

btnClear = new JButton("Clear");

btnHelp = new JButton("Help");

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Answer:Java - JFrame content not appearing on load.


Your main method is incomplete :


public static void main(String[] arg)
java.awt.EventQueue.invokeLater(new Runnable()
public void run()
taxform txf = new taxform();

I tested it and it works.

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I've having a few problems that apparently may be related.

1) Vista Backup stops with Catastrophic error 0x8000FFFF.

2) A search on error 0x8000FFFF says that it may have something to do with Java.

3) Java's site says that I don't have Java installed.

4) Downloading Java ends with a Java error 25099, the zip file wont unzip properly?

5) Explorer closes down frequently and has to re-start.

6) Java is in the "Program files" but not registered in Control Panel un-install programs?

So, what does all this mean and what can I do about it?

How do I find out if I have Java working on my PC? Why wont the Java download unzip?

The only option I can see is to un-install Java from Program Files manually, do a Registry Repair and then start over with trying to install Java again.

I'll do this but I thought that someone may know something else about this that would be important to know.

So, does anyone know anything else about this and what to do?



Answer:Vista Backup Catastrophic error 0x8000FFFF, Java not registering in Control Panel programs and Java instillation error 25099.

The only option I can see is to un-install Java from Program Files manually, do a Registry Repair and then start over with trying to install Java again.Try JavaRA to uninstall Java

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downloaded Picasa2 and the help in the menu will drop down but when I select something it closes the drop down but does not give me anything.

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File - abc.txt <scope path="/"> <add name="PH344201\kol1" /> </scope> <scope path="/"> <add name="PH344201\kol2" /> </scope>Need to find and delete <scope path="/"> <add name="PH344201\kol2" /> </scope>Deletion will be in the existing file only. No new file and no renaming. Please help

Answer:find & delete content of .txt

This should be posted in the Programming forum here:

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So I have a MP3 file from a while ago. The song itself is about 2.5 mins long, but every media player displays it as being 16 mins. The track ends when the counter is at 2.5...
So is there a way to get it to display at 2.5 rather than 16?

Answer:MP3 Song length error

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Hi,Until recently I have had a relatively spam free mailbox. However my inbox has now started filling up with a lot of junk. The most common email is one that shows up as a coloured square with text in wavy lines. Apparently there is a slideshow with it, but I just delete the whole email. I also add the senders address to the blocked address list. My problem is that the e-mail is sent via a different address each time. Is there a spam filter that can look at my email see that it is a coloured square with text in and delete it forever? I would rather not close my e-amil account and find another one.

Answer:Spam filters by content - where could I find?

some isps have spam filtering check if yours does what is your email client thunderbird is good at filtering spam.

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Ok, I'm bascially computer illiterate. I think my computer is infested with adware. I have run my antivirus and have come up with the following files:istactivex.dll; mediaticketsinstaller.ocx; and ole32ws.dll. Norton is unable to delete these files. I've tried to view the temporary internet files folder, but am unable to access subfolders with the Content.IE5 name. One of the description states: The compressed file istactivex.dll within c:\Documents and Settings\My name\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.I#5\C5YJ4DEJ\0006_regular[2].cab is a Adware threat. But I can't find the folder or figure out how to delete it. I've already deleted all files in the temporary internet folder through control panel/internet options. Any suggestions on how to proceed to get rid of this stuff? I've cleaned the computer using Spybot but this still comes up through Norton. Also - what do you know of CWS? Apparently I'm having problems with that too...Thanks!

Answer:Can't find Content.IE5 folder and adware files

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I'm running windows xp SP1 and in
C:\Documents and Settings\%Your Username%\Local Settings\Temp\Temporary Internet Files \ Content.IE5
I have 4 folders I can't delete. I get the message 'cannot find the specified file'. These all look like ebay items.
Is there some way to get rid of these? I've installed a new virus scan from my ISP and it won't work properly because of this. I don't have a virus as I previously used Norton and these files didn't affect it.
Any help would be appreciated....thanks....j

Answer:? delete content.ie5 folder 'cannot find specified file'

Maybe you need to be showing show hidden files .....take a look at this site

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Ok, I'm bascially computer illiterate. I think my computer is infested with adware. I have run my antivirus and have come up with the following files:istactivex.dll; mediaticketsinstaller.ocx; and ole32ws.dll. Norton is unable to delete these files. I've tried to view the temporary internet files folder, but am unable to access subfolders with the Content.IE5 name. One of the description states: The compressed file istactivex.dll within c:\Documents and Settings\My name\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.I#5\C5YJ4DEJ\0006_regular[2].cab is a Adware threat. But I can't find the folder or figure out how to delete it. I've already deleted all files in the temporary internet folder through control panel/internet options. Any suggestions on how to proceed to get rid of this stuff? I've cleaned the computer using Spybot but this still comes up through Norton. Also - what do you know of CWS? Apparently I'm having problems with that too...Thanks!

Answer:Can't find Content.IE5 folder and adware files

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I want to use Vlookup but they need to specific the sheet name.I want to use the Content in the field => XX1 to replace the Table Array in VlookupA1 = "XX1"Sheet Name = XX1Normal => =VLOOKUP(B5,XX1!$C$4:$D$30,2,FALSE)I need to replace XX1 with the content in A1 if I change A1 = "XX2" that vlookup will find in Sheet XX2.How can I do

Answer:Link Cell content to find the Sheet name

Try this:Put your Sheet Name in cell C1DO NOT use any spaces in your sheet names.In the formula, there are both single and double quote marks.=VLOOKUP(A1, INDIRECT(CONCATENATE("'",$C$1,"'!$A$1:$b$500")),2,FALSE)See how that works.MIKE

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Hey. I have some issues trying to get access to my old harddrive in my new computer. I am sorry in advanced that my technical skills kind of sucks, but I have tried my best to learn what is up, with no luck. So, with that said, I will try to make someone that knows this stuff to understand what the hell I am talking about.  My MacBook from 2008 broke down a while ago, ofcourse, I had no backup. I bought something that may have the name USB to ATA/ATAPI Bridge (a device that I have put in my harddrive in to be able to connect it with my computer through USB). When I plug it in, the computer finds the connected USB but when clicking on it, only "property for USB to ATA/ATAPI Bridge" show and no content. It is a 160 (i think) gig HDD disk from a MacBook 2008.The computer I try to get the disk to work in is a new HP Pavilion 256 GB SSD, Intel Core i5.I hope someone has a clue how to fix this, Thank you in advance!

Answer:Computer cannot find content on hard drive through USB to AT...

Hi, Could be something to do with files format. Please try one of the following ways:    and many more, Regards.

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Hi everyone,Does anyone know of a plugin for IE7 whereby I can enter a few words & they will be highlighted on the web page I am looking at?It would save me so much time searching forums for specific content etc.Thanks

Answer:IE7 plugin - help find words/content in pages?

I don't think you need a plugin for that. Just press CTRL + F and type the word you're looking for.

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Hello all,

I want to know if there is a way to "open" a .WAV or .MP3, music file and see if there is actually any content there or if it is 49.7mb of empty space.

Answer:How can I find out if a recorded file has any audio content?

Any hex editor can open a file and show the contents in hexadecimal.

Try this one: Windows Hex Editor for Programmers, Power Users

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Please help.

I am running Win XP SP2. Using the Search Companion, that comes up when you select "Search for Files and Folders" from the Start menu, I have the following reproducible problem:

(1)I create a .txt file with known words in it. I save that file in a folder (I have tried saving such files in a variety of folders - the Desktop, My Documents, a random folder on the home (C drive, etc.

(2)I use Search Companion and attempt to find the file by searching for the text I have just typed and saved in the .txt document.

Even if I navigate to the precise folder in which I have saved the .txt file and restrict the search to that folder, Search Companion does not find the file containing the text.

I have tried this on 3 different machines with the same disappointing results.

Is there a place where Search Companion is documented, so I can see detailed instructions that may explain why I have been unsuccessful? I have already read the instructions in the Windows help, and they are of no use. In fact, I followed those instructions and they led me to the situation I describe here.

Thanks in advance for your help.

My personal email is: if you care to Cc: me directly to any reply.

Ted Dushane

Answer:XP-search companion-does not find filez when searching by content

Search Companion can only search for files or folders ... not their contents.
Leaving your email address in open view will only succeed in you getting spammed.

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There was a Trojan (Zbot, Backdoor-Trojan) on my PC, XP (SP3, updated) a few days ago, deleted by Malwarebytes after detecting the Trojan appearing to be there around one or two days on my PC.Obviously it installed a program or did it itself, that sent 17 e-mails (I had never seen or written by myself) to somewhere. I saw that randomly in the status bar of Outlook 2007.Today, when I started Outlook without connecting to the Internet, I randomly saw again displaying near "Transmitting" in the status bar of Outlook, "Sending 14 e-mails", which I hadn't composed, the next time starting Outlook a minute later or so, 15 e-mails are displayed. I am the only person using the PC.Updated Malwarebytes and SuperAntiSpyWare displayed any malicious software (anymore).How can I get access to the e-mails (which must be on the PC, because I didn't have a connection to the Internet), read their content, find out anything about them, delete them, avoid sending them, find the program causing that...?...Or might there be a chance, that these e-mails, respectively the display in the status bar is not caused by malware, but a usual process (what I cannot imagine)?Nice greetings, Dirk----------------------------------------------------Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 10:45:08, on 05.06.2009Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16827)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:&#... Read more

Answer:E-mails sent by Trojan? How to stop, find the program doing it, see its content...?

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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My bank wants me to use Java when logging in to my bank account, and my browser (Chrome) wants me to allow Java to start. When I click "always allow on this site" or what ever it says in English, the browser disappears and the Win 8 app panel pops up. Pretty random. Everything works well in Firefox, but this weirdosity happens every time in Chrome. 

Answer:Weird Win 8 Java error; jumping to app panel when allowing Java use in browser

Chromium solved the problem.

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My bank wants me to use Java when logging in to my bank account, and my browser (Chrome) wants me to allow Java to start. When I click "always allow on this site" or what ever it says in English, the browser disappears and the Win 8 app panel pops up. Pretty random. Everything works well in Firefox, but this weirdosity happens every time in Chrome.


Answer:Weird Win 8 Java error; jumping to app panel when allowing Java use in browser

Chromium ftw. No more problems.

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Hello to everyone!

I am currently experiencing this Java problem that I only encounter when updating my Vuze Bittorrent Client. I am just updating it to newer version but every time I try, the error pops up. The complete error is:

"An error occurred: java.lang.RuntimeException: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException"

After clicking OK button, the setup ends. And when I re-try to install the update, the Vuze Installation Wizard will show this message:

"The installer did not start up correctly on the last run. This is probably caused by a corrupted Java VM. Do you want to download or manually select the JVM?"

When I choose YES, the installer will download the file but will fail and will show the Java error. When I choose NO, the installer will proceed normally but will show the same Java error.

I manually update my Java to the latest version which is Version 7 Update 45 but problem still persists. I checked my Java version by going to

If you have questions, feel free to ask. I need your help on this since I'm a bit cautious when dealing with this Java since I don't know much about it.

Thanks in advance!

Answer:Java Error : java.lang.RuntimeException when Updating Vuze

Well; first thing i would try is completely uninstalling Java; and then reinstalling it. Then;(make sure any files retrieved from the bit torrent client are backed up if possible) uninstall the bit torrent client and reinstall that. Try these things and report back and we can go from there if not solved.

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I am having issues getting Java to Install on a Windows 7 Pro PC in a stand alone environment. 
Error Code 1603.  Java is needed on this PC to be able to print shipping labels from I am trying to install using the administrator account. I have removed previous versions of Java. I have  removed the MS updated KB2918614.
The java uninstall tool doesn't run because Java is required to run the java uninstall tool.  I have run multiple Microsoft Fixit Tools.  This is the second PC I have had this error with in this office. Does anyone have any thing more to offer that
might assist me. I have "Google'd" this error for 2 weeks now.  Help would be greatly appreciated, Thank You!

Answer:Java Install error 1603 on Java 8u45

According to official site of Oracle, This is a known issue with Microsoft KB2918614The root causes of these errors are under investigation. If this error still persists after uninstalled this update.
You could try following zooeyhall?s suggestion to download and install a previous version of Java or try creating a new administrative user account and install Java with the new account.
Regarding to JAVA installation error, I?d suggest that we post at JAVA forum for further support. There you can get more effective suggestion by other experts who familiar with it. Your understanding is highly appreciated.
D. WuPlease remember to mark the replies as answers if they help, and unmark the answers if they provide no help. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact

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Evening all, first post...

Hopefully someone could help,

Everything was working fine yesterday (05/06/2013) then when i turn on today (06/06/2013) i cannot run any applications that are running java.

For example, firefox uses JAVA, but when i start firefox, it crashes..... heres the error report:

apterDeviceID: 0x0de0
AdapterVendorID: 0x10de
AvailablePageFile: 5799796736
AvailablePhysicalMemory: 6096318464
AvailableVirtualMemory: 3850571776
BuildID: 20130511120803
CrashTime: 1370546890
EMCheckCompatibility: true
FramePoisonBase: 00000000f0de0000
FramePoisonSize: 65536
InstallTime: 1369500444
Notes: AdapterVendorID: 0x10de, AdapterDeviceID: 0x0de0, AdapterSubsysID: 00000000, AdapterDriverVersion:
D2D? D2D- D3D10 Layers? D3D10 Layers-
ProductID: {ec8030f7-c20a-464f-9b0e-13a3a9e97384}
ProductName: Firefox
ReleaseChannel: release
SecondsSinceLastCrash: 181
StartupTime: 1370546886
SystemMemoryUsePercentage: 28
Theme: classic/1.0
Throttleable: 1
TotalVirtualMemory: 4294836224
Vendor: Mozilla
Version: 21.0
Winsock_LSP: MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IP] : 2 : 1 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll
MSAFD Tcpip [UDP/IP] : 2 : 2 :
MSAFD Tcpip [RAW/IP] : 2 : 3 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll
MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IPv6] : 2 : 1 :
MSAFD Tcpip [UDP/IPv6] : 2 : 2 : %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll
MSAFD Tcpip [RAW/IPv6] : 2 : 3 :
RSV... Read more

Answer:Possible JAVA Error?, Cannot run any programs requiring JAVA?

You may possibly have adware that you don't know about.

Download AdWareCleaner AdwCleaner Download to your desktop
1.Right-click on adwcleaner.exe and select Run As Administrator to launch the application.
2.Click on Delete button.
3.Confirm each time with OK.
4.Your computer will be rebooted automatically. A text file will open after the restart. Please post the content of that logfile in your reply.
Note: You can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[Sn].txt as well - n is the order number.

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I'm deploying Java 6 on about 300 machines via Active Directory GPO. The only thing I couldn't find or download is the java 6 msi file. I googled plenty of stuff but couldn't find an answer.

I followed the directions on the Java site which suggest that I download the java6.exe offline install file (run the installation) and then I would be able to find the extracted .msi file under c:\documentsandsettings\users\localsettings\applicationdata\java......

But the .msi file is no where to be found. I'm at a lost. Can anyone help? I must be doing something wrong....


Answer:Can anyone help me find Java 6 MSI?

Im no expert, but wouldnt WSUS cover the most up to date Java install?

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javascript not found I'm trying to install mcafee it says no javascript found

Answer:can't find java script

McAfee will BOG down your Xp operating system. It should give you the option to install java.Did you previously have Norton installed on your PC? Some HELP in posting on plus free progs and instructions 7 Medals

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Hi I saw a forum message recommonding how to uninstall Java and put install another one but can't find the message can you please refresh my memory thanks

Answer:Java. can't find posting

go to start>Control Panel>add/remove programmes and uninstall the java runtime enviromentnow re-install java from here click here

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I've been in microsoft website and can't find a java applet download. There was a few in the site, but they aren't the ones I need to bring up applets. Can anyone help?

Answer:where do I find a java download

Hi Simpleminds,
Welcome to TSG.

Have you tried any of these....


or.. (hundreds of java applets)



That should be enough to keep you busy for awhile.

If you find what you're looking for......or not, come back and let us know. I'm sure something will come up.

Have a great day!

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Someone I know has a PC that has Java (by Sun) installed, which asks to be updated from time to time. I'm not sure if Java is actually needed. It might be that it was once, but the programme that used it has been removed. How do I find out if any of the installed programmes need Java?It doesn't have Open Office installed (which I believe does need Java).

Answer:How to find out if Java is needed on a PC

click here_(Sun)#Desktop_use and scroll down to 'Desktop use'.

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Can some tell me where to find out what version of Java I have using Windows 8? I opened the control panel and looked in programs but can't find it and don't know where else to look.


Answer:How to find version I have of Java

Are you use its installed?

You can find Java by typing the word Java into control panel.

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I have been unsuccessful in finding the right DOS commands to achieve this and would appreciate some help.

This is an extract from my registry:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment\1.6]
"JavaHome"="G:\\Program Files (x86)\\Java\\jre6"

Not sure why it is showing the double backslash...

I've tried various commands (in BATch files), such as the following, without success:

- - - -
@echo off
set KeyName=SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment\1.6
REM set KeyName=HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment
set Cmd=reg query "%KeyName%" /s
for /f "tokens=2*" %%i in ('%Cmd% ^| find "JavaHome"') do set JAVA_HOME=%%j

- - - -

Any help will be appreciated.

I know this can be set manually, but this is not what is needed.

Answer:How to find java runtime in dos on Windows 7

You have missed one detail:
@echo off
set KeyName=HKLM\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment\1.6
REM set KeyName=HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment
set Cmd=reg query "%KeyName%" /s
for /f "tokens=2*" %%i in ('%Cmd% ^| find "JavaHome"') do set JAVA_HOME=%%j

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Hi ... Right now i am using java SE v1.4.2_04 version which is the newest but i don't like this one that much ... Does anyone know where i can get an older version ??? I had this one here before 1.4.02_02 which was fine with my computer but i can't find it .... Does anyone know where i could ???

Answer:I need to find a older java program

you might want to try an older ed. of a java textbook -- often they come with a CD containing the current vers. @ the time of issue a campus bookstore would be happy to sell off the older/no longer in use books at great savings.


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Below is

public class Card
public String rank = "0";
public char suit = '0';

Below is which has the main routine.

public class Deck
public Card[] cards;

public Deck() {
cards = new Card[52];
cards[0].suit = 'D';

public static void main(String[] args)
Deck deckOfCards = new Deck();

I get NullPointerException: null
at this line:
cards[0].suit = 'D';

Answer:Easy Java problem -- I CAN'T FIND THE BUG!

Hi ajaytemp,

It's normal. The array of Card objects contains nothing.

Solution :

You replace the line cards[0].suit = 'D'; with this :
Card a = new Card();
a.suit = 'D';
cards[0] = a;
Edit :

Also, the line cards = new Card[52]; is only meant to allocate the needed space for 52 Card objects in memory.

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per this tutorial : I run a check for/uninstall older Java versions. The tool listed 3 items and was unable to uninstall. The attached screen capture is result. I follow the instructions to remove manually but these 3 I cannot find in Control Panel's list. Where they be?


p.s. fwiw, log contents :
9/26/13 6:55 PM: J2SE Runtime Environment 5.0 Update 17 wasn't uninstalled because of the following error: This action is only valid for products that are currently installed. (error code is 1605)

9/26/13 6:55 PM: Java(TM) 6 Update 22 wasn't uninstalled because of the following error: This action is only valid for products that are currently installed. (error code is 1605)

9/26/13 6:55 PM: Java 7 Update 17 wasn't uninstalled because of the following error: This action is only valid for products that are currently installed. (error code is 1605)

Answer:Uninstall Old Java Version - Cannot Find

Try this tool:
JavaRa - SingularLabs

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I decided to upgrade my old version of Azureus (works fine but's only v1.0) . When the exe. file downloaded from Sourceforge I found it had the java icon instead of the Azureus frog. Opening it only produced the java virtual machine launcher error: Could not find the main class. Program will exit.
I've run the Adaware, Spybot programs and HijackThis. I've also thoroughly googled this problem as well as checked out the Sun site but can't find any solution that applies to my case or, at any rate, is not programmer oriented. I have no other java related problems and would never have even known about this one if I hadn't attempted the upgrade.
I'm running XP pro with SP2 on a Pentium 2.5ghz with 1gig of RAM.

Answer:Java Could Not Find Main Class

this is the new update for java . you will need to uninstall the old one before installing the new.

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Can someone just send me the direct link, i recently re-formatted my computer, and i needed to update my java. A little help would be appreciated.

Answer:Cant Find The Java Download On The Website...

You can download the latest version of Java from here:Java SE DownloadsDownload Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 Update 2.Uninstall all older versions of Java, using Add/Remove in the Control Panel, before installing the latest version.

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my computer says i have java install, but when i check it is not detected. i also can not find the for it. can you help me. i need to play my bingo games on

Answer:how can you find the java file on my computer

Are you using IE. ???One XP Service Pack gave IE the Java. Then the next one took Java away.------------------------------------To determine if you are running the Microsoft VM(Java), follow these steps:1. Click Start, and then click Run.2. Type cmd, and then click OK.3. At the command prompt, type:jviewand then press ENTER.If you are not running the Microsoft VM, youreceive the following error message:'jview' is not recognized as an internal orexternal command, operable program or batch file.My jview command comes up with--"Microsoft<R> Command-line Loader for Java Version 5.00.3802 ...and so on..." Java Virtual Machine SupportThat has a link to Sun Microsystems.The MSJVM will reach its end of life on December 31, 2007.-----------------------------------------My Netscape browser has plenty of java DLL files in its Plugins folder.

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My wife is using Apex fitness bodybugg program which required recent version of Java. She downloaded it, prob 5 times, anyways the Apex program is continually telling her she needs it. She has restarted the computer, I've checked under programs, and Java is there, and I have Internet options, security and privacy both at Medium. Are one of my malware, spyware, anti virus programs causing the problem. I'm using IE7 and XP. Unfortunately the Apex program cannot run with Firefox. Any ideas?

Answer:Program unable to find Java, even though it is there.

are you sure it's Java it needs, and not JavaScript?Medium security, I believe, disables Javascript.

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In the PC settings, under network, I turned on Find Devices and Content. This sets my network type to Private, which allows other devices on my network to see and share files, etc. This works fine, except that every time I restart Windows, that setting gets turned back off, and it reverts my network connection to Public.

I'm running the latest updates for Windows 8.1. I have an onboard Intel 82579V NIC, connected via ethernet cable to my router.
I don't have any antivirus or anti-malware software running except for the built-in stuff from Microsoft. Is there some setting I missed somewhere to keep it from doing this?

Answer:"Find Devices and Content" turns off every time I reboot

Did you see the other thread that talks about basically the same problem?

Windows 8.1, "Find Devices and Content" missing

In your case this is normal behavior when you set your network to Public. That is why setting it to Private appears to fix the problem.

Besides setting the network to private you also need to turn on Network Discovery etc. in the Advanced Sharing settings.

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RE: How to Make Windows 7 Search File Contents: 12 Steps

OK I have enable Win7 content search, but when I open Explorer to a desired directory and do CTRL+F I see the normal search window.

How do I search for instance within all htm(l) extended file, for all the files containing the word "?tant" and "?tang".

If I directly search for my content key words, the search will return all the file times, viz doc, xls, htm*, ...


Answer:How to file type limit content search? Ex. IN *.htm* find word "étant"

ext:htm AND ext:html

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My wife is using Apex fitness bodybugg program which required recent version of Java. She downloaded it, prob 5 times, anyways the Apex program is continually telling her she needs it. She has restarted the computer, I've checked under programs, and Java is there, and I have Internet options, security and privacy both at Medium. Are one of my malware, spyware, anti virus programs causing the problem. Any ideas?

Answer:Java is downloaded ,but program requiring it, can't find it

Possibly incorrect Java settings

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I am currently following all the rules to remove the malware, but have not been able to find java control panel. I and currently using windows 8.1

Answer:cannot find java control panel to flush

Just continue on with the instructions. As it said, if you have problems with something, just continue on .

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I have a String Array, that captures 10 numbers from a user. I now need to know how to find the largest number that was entered by the user. This is the code that I am using to this point:


public class Test
public static void main (String args[])

int tick;

String[] arrayuserinput = new String[11];
for (tick = 1; tick < arrayuserinput.length; tick++)

arrayuserinput[tick] = JOptionPane.showInputDialog("Enter Number" + "# " + tick + ":");

if (Integer.valueOf(arrayuserinput[tick]) > 0 && Integer.valueOf(arrayuserinput[tick]) <= 29)

JOptionPane.showInputDialog("Please enter a number between 0 and 29");


//Terminate the Application

But I don't know how to go back in and add a way to find the largest number entered?

Answer:Solved: Java to find Largest Number

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About a month ago I was unfortunate enough to get the Moneypak Scam malware. I removed it by doing system restore. I then ran multiple scans with McAfee and Malwarebytes, and found nothing. I also checked for unusual processes running or registry keys and also found nothing, so I figured I got it.

But lately McAfee keeps finding Exploit-CVE2012-5076 or Exploit-CVE2012-1723 in it's scans. Not every time, and it seems random. I have the latest version of Java installed, and all other versions deleted. I've looked at various help sites, looked everywhere they told me to, and I still can't find any files or processes associated with these exploits. Malwarebytes still doesn't find anything. Also my computer is not exhibiting any symptoms of a problem.

I even wonder if McAfee is getting false positives, but I don't want to take the chance that the Moneypak malware created a vulnerability in my system that I'm not finding.

I've run Hijackthis and attached the log, but off hand I don't see anything in it that looks sinister. I don't really know where to go from here, and any advise would be appreciated. I'm running Windows 7, btw. Thanks!

Answer:McAfee keeps reporting Java exploits, but I can't find anything

Welcome to the Malware Removal Forum.

Please read ALL of this message including the notes before doing anything.

Pleases follow the instructions in the below link:

READ & RUN ME FIRST. Malware Removal Guide

and attach the requested logs when you finish these instructions.

**** If something does not run, write down the info to explain to us later but keep on going. ****
Do not assume that because one step does not work that they all will not. MGtools will frequently run even when all other tools will not.

After completing the READ & RUN ME and attaching your logs, make sure that you tell us what problems still remain ( if any still do )!
Helpful Notes:

If you run into problems trying to run the READ & RUN ME or any of the scans in normal boot mode, you can run the steps in safe boot mode but make sure you tell us what you did later when you post logs. See the below if you do not know how to boot in safe mode:

Starting your computer in Safe mode

If you have problems downloading on the problem PC, download the tools and the manual updates for SUPERAntiSpyware and Malwarebytes ( links are given in the READ & RUN ME) onto another PC and then burn to a CD. Then copy them to the problem PC. You will have to skip getting updates if (and only if) your internet connection does not work. Yes you could use a flash drive too but flash drives are writeable and infections can spread to them.
If you cannot seem to login to an infected user acco... Read more

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I am using Windows 8 and I need to know how to get the Java Control Panel on my computer screen so I can change the Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP) to off in the Advanced Section of the Java Control Panel. Does anyone know how to do this?

Answer:'How do I find the Java Control Panel on my computer?'

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I'm using Thunderbird email and I'm evaluating software for archiving my emails. The software I'm interested in will output a series of .eml files, and TB will pull each email up when I double-click on the filename. Now if I could only figure out a way to search the files, I think the software would work for me.

The problem is that when I use "search" (WinXP) and specify the folder that the .eml files are in, I never find the search text I'm looking for - I know that messages exist in the folder with the search text, but the only hit I can get is on text that's in the message's HEADER, not in the BODY - Any idea why this isn't working the way I would have expected?

I've looked at a number of desktop search programs (Google, WDS, Yahoo, etc), but they require that they maintain an index - I don't want that kind of overhead, just want to search a folder on rare occasions (may be on a CD, for example) and I'm willing to live with a bit slower search due to a lack of an index. The standard Windows "Search" function would be fine if it would only find the search text in the body of the message.

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I posted this on the Microsoft forums as well, but I have yet to find a solution on Google....

The title pretty much says it all. I am trying to use PS Media Server with Windows 8.1, but honestly whatever app I am using is irrelevant. The problem is, when I try to connect my PS3 to PS3 Media Server, it seems to require me to go into the right side menu, click settings, then change PC settings, then click network and then under connections, click my network connection and turn on "Find Devices and Content"

However, as you can see from my screen shot, that option is missing.

I am on my PERSONAL laptop, connected to a private network (it doesn't matter if I use my wireless or wired connection direct to the router it doesn't show up either way). I have tried enabling and leaving a homegroup, neither of which works.

Windows 8.1 has been a giant disappointment thus far, and this just adds fuel to the fire.

Answer:Windows 8.1, "Find Devices and Content" missing

UPDATE: Universal Media Server has much better options and is current.. Universal Media Server
Below you will find a guide which clearly outlines the necessary steps to use PS3 Media Server..

The Leaf: PS3 Media Server Configuration

Step 1 - Enabling UPnP on your Access Point / Router

Step 2 - Enabling UPnP on your Windows 8 box

**Make sure you have SSDP Discovery & UPnP Device Host set to Automatic**

Step 3 - Install the latest JAVA Runtime Environment (JRE)

Step 4 - Get and Install PS3 Media Server -

Step 5 - Configuring your local Firewall

** You must Allow a TCP connection using Port 5001 for inbound/outbound traffic**

Step 6 - Connect!

Start Media Server and wait for the PS3 to connect to it.

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I belong to a video on demand service with DRM'd content. In order to download and view the movies, you have to update the security of your pc and then aquire the license before you can even download a movie. Once you have aquired the license, you are then redirected to the download page for the movie.

Now here's the thing, I have the latest version of IE and I have already aquired a few licenses and viewed a few movies before with the same version of IE. I also have WMP9, which has also worked well in the past.

This time, when I went to click on the site's button to aquire the license, I got a blank page with an error and the error is this:

Line 17
Character 1
Incorrect parameter
Code 0

Also, I thought I'd just try to update my security again, just in case it didn't "take" the first time, hey, it's a longshot but whatever, I tried and I got the same error with different Line and Character numbers.

Also, I download and installed Firefox, and to no avail, and Firefox didn't even give me an error, just a blank page.

The website's tech support looked at the problem for 15 minutes or so and had no solution for me. I googled this problem, but the only similar topics delt with WMP11 errors.

Answer:DRM content, parameter error

It might possibly be a service error that encounters when browsing that page. Sometimes those errors occur when the service updates its content and componets. Have you contacted the provider? I still don't think it's a browser error, cause as you mention you also tried another browser. Just tell them oraly what accurately happens.

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Whenever i try and view other peoples buddyprofile or subprofile i get an error loading content and i have been for several weeks. if you know how to stop this error message please tell me!

Answer:AIM Error loading content

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This is what I get when trying to go to (by clicking the site status.

Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

* Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.
This is what I get when clicking the site status after getting an error when trying to get to the forums or even the site. I even click to try again and pressed f5 and still the same error.

What could be causing this?

I have the latest Firefox, latest flash and I do use a DNS server and never had a problem before now.

Answer:Content Encoding Error.

"Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem" -

There's an admin notice on their homepage saying they've had a database issue. Maybe this is related to your problem.

Have you tried clearing cache and cookies?

Have you tried another DNS server, either your own ISPs or a third party one?

Do you also get this problem in IE or Chrome?

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Hi everyone, it's my first post here and I just registered because I have a very annoying problem that's driving me nuts.

So, I have 3 PC's at home. Two desktops and one laptop. The desktops run Win 7 Ultimate and Win XP Professional SP2 respectively, while the laptop runs Win Vista Home Basic. Here's the deal.

While everything until yesterday was working perfectly, today something really weird happened. Two of my PC's, the desktop running XP and my laptop running Vista keep giving me a "Content Encoding Error" while I try to access any website. Even Google. 1 out of 5 times I try to access Google, it will load it eventually, after some difficulty in terms of speed, but still if I try to search for something, it's not sure if it will be able to load the results page. Sometimes it will, sometimes it won't. Let alone accessing other, heavier webpages. 99% of the times I try that, it probably will give me a Content Encoding Error again.

Now here's the weird part. Firefox is my default browser, yes, but I seem to be getting the same results with IE and Opera. They won't give me an error like Firefox, but they just won't enter any website I try to get to. And, the oddest of them all is the fact that my Win 7 desktop PC runs fine, no problems at all. With Firefox or IE.

I've tried searching a bit over the net, some people suggested that this could sometimes be a web server problem due to a certain gzip compression used. But I can't possibly imagine that this i... Read more

Answer:Content Encoding Error

Problem Solved. I'm explaining the solution below.

While trying to find out any similar characteristics between the two systems that showed the error, I thought about their antivirus program. The two affected PCs were using AVG Free while the one that was OK is not (this one uses NOD32). So I opened system restore and noticed that the last update AVG did to both PCs was the same day the problems started appearing (AVG makes a system restore point in most -if not all- online updates). So I reverted the system to an earlier system restore point than the suspicious updates, and guess what. Everything was back to normal. I could access all web pages, without errors or any kind of difficulties. So I uninstalled AVG before it tries to make the update again, and installed NOD32 on both PCs. It's been only a few hours that they've been fixed, but both PCs seem to be perfectly fine, so I will post again only in case I get the same symptoms once more in the following days, meaning that this was not the solution. Otherwise, this is it.

It seems I opened the thread and found a solution in a matter of hours, but I still thought I'd explain the situation in case someone else searches for this particular problem, because when I did there were very few references and even fewer solutions out there.

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I think I screwed up my Registery.
I ran two registery repair programs and now I can't get to the internet
with either IE or Firefox.
IE just freezes up and Firefox gives me
"Content Encoding Error"
I am running XP SP3.
Can anyone help?

Answer:Content Encodeing Error

I ran two registery repair programsClick to expand...

Tish! Tish!

Can you do a System Restore to a point before you did this?

Or ...
Do the "Repair" programs offer a backup restore option?

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I am getting this message popping up lately, Please check your content advisor settings for missing information. I went to the microsoft support page where it said to go into windows /system and look for ratings.pol and rename it to ratings .old. The trouble is I have a ratings.old already plus ratings and when I try to rename the ratings to ratings.old, I can't rename it because I already have one. So now I don't know what to do. I hope someone understands what I am trying to say here and can

Answer:content advisor error msg

Delete the ratings.old file and then rename ratings.pol to ratings.old

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Hi All,

First time poster - from a quick review seems to be a great community and great to know that this level of support is available online!

This problem started a couple of days ago and has steadily got worse.

When trying to open commonly used websites - Such as google, bbc, facebook etc. I am getting an error saying

Content Encoding Error - The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

I can't imagine there is actually a problem with those sites, and I have found that sometimes it will go through ok - but not often. When i find this problem happens every single time is when I use the mini google search tool in the top right corner of firefox.

I have also had some cases where clicking on a regular link was redirecting me to lots of adverts and adult sites - however this seems to have been cleared up following a run of malwarebytes.

I am using Windows XP Service pack 3 Main browser is Firefox - recently upgraded to 4. Have AVG Free addition installed, Spybot Search and destroy and ad-aware. Recently installed malwarebytes following read a post on this forum where it solved the problem for someone having a similar fault.

Hope that is a good start in terms of info - if someone could please let me know what info / logs i need to provide to make it clearer, possibly with some simple instructions on how to produce and upload the logs I would be very appreciative.

Kind regards

Answer:Content Encoding Error

This situation nows seems to be worsening - if the two are related.

Am now getting 2 errors on every boot, just as Windows finishes loading.

1.) Error Loading - C:\Windows\pmqrsve.dll
2.) Error Loading - C:\Windows\oyugesagabi.dll

And on most recent boot straight after these I got a bluescreen error causing me to have to restart the machine - technical reference was Stop: 0x0000007E (OXC0000005, OX8a911922, OXBA5037BO, OXBA5034AC)

NO idea if this is all connected but problems do seem to be worsening - are there any logs i should run and post elsewhere? Am rather hesitant to start installing and running lots of software I don't really know how to use (HiJack this etc) without some guidance.


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Wondered if anyone can help on this?
Was running Chrome in Sandboxie. When i try to delete content (through right-click on the tray), the error pop-up (shown below).

This has happen a couple of times to me.

Not sure what causes it? Anyone have the same experience? Any fixes for this?

Answer:Error Delete content

It could be some sort of conflict.

Is Sandboxie whitelisted in NVTERP?

(this is just a guess by the way, there might be a lot of trial and error involved in order to solve this...)

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My yahoo page am in Windows 8 read below

please anyone have a fix
Content Encoding Error Firefox IE and Chrome ?
Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem
please anyone have a fix

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I have tried everything on my yahoo page am getting only in firefox ?
Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem

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hi, not sure whr to put ths prob n no idea at s it-----plz help---this msg is coming when m tryin to accessany thread in d forum

Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.
* Please contact the web site owners to inform them of this problem.


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I have updated recently to Firefox 3Now when I try to browse certain sites I get the following : "Content encoding error. Cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression"I changed from my desktop to my laptop using the same cable connection with the same result.My IT guys had my pc in for service but they had no problem entering the sites which I had problems with.My internet provider insists it is not their problem.any advice, please?

Answer:content encoding error

click here

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when trying to view from my subscribed threads, and some other places, i get browser retur message of........

"Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression."
is this an error on my end ?

i have seen the notice about forum software update for saturday.

Answer:Content Encoding Error

If using IE, click View > Encoding. Make sure you have the right one, or perhaps put a check mark on Auto-Select.

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Does anyone know why this code is producing a 'cannot find symbol' error from the compiler, on these two lines?

for (i = 1; i <= n; i += 2)



Here's my code in full:

public class Task5

public static void main (String args [ ])
int n = 1;

for (i = 1; i <= n; i += 2)



Any help/assistance would be greatly appreciated.

Answer:Solved: PLEASE READ! Java, cannot find symbol ('For' loop)

Nevermind, I've got it working now.

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I have downloaded latest version of Google2SRT but after installation it doesn't start and only shows "startup error - Failed to find Java VM".Then i tried previous versions ,but all gives same error message.

Here is current java version on my laptop

if some familiar with this Google2SRT -error please help.Thanks.

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Getting an Error : Content Encoding Error . This Happens on my yahoo home page on all my browsers is their a fix

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Getting an Error : Content Encoding Error . This Happens on my yahoo home page and many other Sites. Fix? 

Answer:Getting an Error : Content Encoding Error ?

Try this (assuming you're using Firefox right?)
1) In the address bar type “about:config” (but without the inverted commas)
2) Tell it that you will be careful, Promise!!
3) In the filter type encoding
4) There should be one option reading “network.http.accept-encoding”
5) Click in the value column and type “true” (again without the inverted commas)
Better now?

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Getting an Error : Content Encoding Error . This Happens on my yahoo home page on all my browsers is their a fix

Answer:Getting an Error : Content Encoding Error ?

Try Cleanbooting: How to perform a Clean boot in Windows 10 - TechNet Articles - United States (English) - TechNet Wiki
If the problem isn't showing, I'd bet on your most recent app addition as the first to disallow.

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I'm trying to install the content CD from Easy Media Creator 8 and I get an RUNTIME ERROR from file C:\WINDOWS\INSTALLER\MSI14.TMP The program Slideshow does not open. It lets me select it but the just comes back to the home screen. I am running Windows 2000 Professional, P4 2GHz, 512MB RAM and plenty of hard drive space available. The main programs do work. I have tried to uninstall both the content cd and program cd with a restart between the uninstalls and the reinstalls.

The exact error message is:



Any ideas as to what would cause the runtime error?



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I am getting the following error message AOL : Error Downloading Required Content
An error occurred while downloading required content. Please try again later. I receive a Triangle with a face (sad) in it along with the message. Try Again - The Mail Team. Thus, I am unable to access my email. Please help! Thank you.
My OS is windows Vista Home Premium. I cleared the Browsing History, Cookies, Temp File, etc. I can access AOL email thru Firefox with no problem. I looked at aol error code COFE18OD, however, this did not help!

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Whenever i try to download any thing from the Sims 3 exchange it says "There was an error downloading content. Check the log for more details" What does this mean?? please help!!!

[email protected] is my e-mail if u have a solution!!!!

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Hi, I have a new hp laptop with winxp. I keep the attached error everytime I startup, how do I disable it?

Answer:(Solved) Java virt. machine could not find main class?


Lets see what you have running at startup:

Go to Run and type MSINFO32
On the left choose Software Enviroment, then Startup Programs. Copy/paste the list here.



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Recently my desktop was attacked by spyware with the extension .vbs including autorun.inf. Task Manager and registry editor was disabled. I manually remove the viruses and re-enabled task manager and registry editor. but now I am getting Content Encoding Error while browsing with firefox. Please help me with the problem.

HijackThis log:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 2:20:05 AM, on 1/19/2011
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast5\AvastSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\TuneUp Utilities 2011\TuneUpUtilitiesService32.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast5\avastUI.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Download Manager\IDMan.exe
C:\Program Files\RocketDock\RocketDock.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Messenger\msnmsgr.exe
C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe
C:\Program Files\Evernote\Evernot... Read more

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Hey gang,My laptop is having the same problem many seem to be having on here. Google search links are redirecting with Firefox 3.6.15 and IE. Besides the redirects, some pages will load up fine then seconds later jump to a "Content Encoding Error" page. Also, since this started up a couple days ago, my computer has been running (especially booting) much slower. A cold boot use to take me about 45 seconds, now it is running 5 to 8 minutes. For a while I was also getting boot errors and began forcing system restore during boots. I have fixed the boot errors after a couple of Malwarebyte runs and a stubborn system update that was refusing to take. Hope getting rid of any malware problems will fix the run speed.I am running Windows Vista Home Premium SP2 32-bit. Norton 2011 with updated list finds nothing. Windows Vista firewall is running.Things I have tried so far:All logs are available if requested. Ignore the file names listed below. Just makes it easier for me to find later if asked to attach.Malwarebytes 1.50.1Full scan found 3 reg keys and 1 Malware.Trace infected file. Log: mbam-log-2011-03-10 (06-43-31).txtCleaned and rescan was clear. Rescan was only a quick scan since full takes 3.5 hours. Log: mbam-log-2011-03-10 (07-00-14).txtIf you need another full scan, just let me know. Hitman Pro 3.5Windows\System32\k.dll infected with Malware. Hitman claims to have deleted file but it is still there after repeated scan attempts. Log: log.xmlCCleaner 3.04.138... Read more

Answer:Google redirect and "Content Encoding Error"

Hello and Welcome to the forums! My name is Gringo and I'll be glad to help you with your computer problems. Somethings to remember while we are working together.Do not run any other tool untill instructed to do so!please Do not Attach logs or put in code boxes.Tell me about any problems that have occurred during the fix.Tell me of any other symptoms you may be having as these can help also.Do not run anything while running a fix.Do not run any other tool untill instructed to do so!Click on the Watch Topic Button and select Immediate Notification and click on proceed, this will help you to get notified faster when I have replied and make the cleaning process faster.Please print out or make a copy in notpad of any instructions given, as sometimes it is necessary to go offline and you will lose access to them.Run Combofix:You may be asked to install or update the Recovery Console (Win XP Only) if this happens please allow it to do so (you will need to be connected to the internet for this)Before you run Combofix I will need you to turn off any security software you have running, If you do not know how to do this you can find out >here< or >here<Combofix may need to reboot your computer more than once to do its job this is normal.You can download Combofix from one of these links.Link 1Link 2Link 3 1. Close any open browsers or any other programs that are open.2. Close/disable all anti virus and anti malware programs so they do not interfere with the r... Read more

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i havent played my battlefield 2142 in a while, so i thought that i would go back and give it a try because i was bored. so, after installing and updating my BF2142 with all the latest patches and such, i even rebooted, i went into the game, and tried to play online, after loading the server, i tried to click the join game button, but it took me back to the server lists screen and gave me this error
"this server only allows you to play with unmodified content, please revert your game back to the official version and try again"
its annoying, and i have never modified the game, please help!

Answer:Battlefield 2142 unmodified content error

You're not running any macros are you? Punkbuster updated a little while back and started kicking for macros. It even kicks for launching the game through Steam. Well, it did in BF2 anyway.

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I'm having a bit of trouble getting hulu to run shows on my laptop.I'm not very tech savvy so I will try to explain my situation as best I can.
I recently purchased a new Asus X540L laptop running Windows 10. I first attempted to run my hulu after setting everything up in Firefox, however each time I go to start a video I'm given the following message:
There was a problem playing this protected content. (Error code: 3321)
If this error occurs repeatedly, please follow these steps:

Clear your Flash cache.. and then gives steps on how to do so
Go to (Http// and reset License Files
Try using another browser (and suggests using Google Chrome)

Okay, so I try option 3 first, and get the same message, only it suggests using Firefox instead. So go back and try both options 1 and 2, following all of the steps carefully (and multiple times, I might add), and getting no results from either.
So I then tried to Google my solution, only to be given the same solutions, with the same results. I've tried the protected sites and sandbox suggestions the sites offer as well, with still no luck.
Now, I'm running a Webrooter program, with a MacAfee protection, and though Google has told me this error is a Flash problem, I'm wondering if maybe it has something to do with my firewall or something. I've searched through the forums here and not found a solution to my problem either. I've even tried redownloading Flash player and nothing seems to be working.
I'm also running t... Read more

Answer:Hulu Protected Content Error 3321

Hi Jsteel,
From what i understand that error code is an old adobe drm issue (protected content) file.
Flash is known for being flaky at best, once you get one error, a whole host of them follow.
I would uninstall flash from your program files, restart the machine then re-install it again. When using hulu it should re-download the license file on its own. I would almost defiantly recommend chrome over Firefox as it seems to have better support. With that in mind clearing the chrome cache also wouldn't hurt.
Give that a quick go and let us know how to get on, or if any different errors pop up.

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Whenever I try to download an item from the sims 3 store it starts to download then stops and a message that says "There was an error while downloading content. Please see the log for details." comes up, this error started popping up since I installed World Adventures I can download and install things from the exchange the error only comes up for store purchases.

I have tried in game shopping mode the same thing happened. I tried in firefox and explorer. It says my game is up to date so is EA download manager. Adobe air is up to date too.

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I am using Windows XP Home Edition, Version 2002, Service Pack 3.

I noticed this issue in Firefox 3.6.8.

When I search Google, I am redirected to other advertising websites. Or I am taken to a Firefox error page which says "Content Encoding Error."

I have tried Google searches in Safari and I don't get any problems.

I have seen other posts about this topic on this forum, and I am hoping that someone can help me get rid of it as well. I understand it to be Malware, from what I have read. I am currently scanning my computer with Malwarebytes and AVG, though I had read that they rarely are able to pick up on the malware that causes this. For this reason, I am preemptively seeking help here.

Thanks in advance!

edit: sorry, I realize now this should be in the Malware section of the forum! I am not sure how to move it.

Answer:Google Redirect and Content Encoding Error

Hello, I will move this to the Am I Infected forum from XP.Please post the scan logs.Please run the tool here How to remove Google RedirectsWhen it is done, a log file should be created on your C: drive called "TDSSKiller.txt" please copy and paste the contents of that file here.Next run ATF and SAS: If you cannot access Safe Mode,run in normal ,but let me know.Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. To empty "Windows Temp" ATF-Cleaner must be "Run as an Administrator".From your regular user account..Download Attribune's ATF Cleaner and then SUPERAntiSpyware , Free Home Version. Save both to desktop ..DO NOT run yet.Open SUPER from icon and install and Update itUnder Scanner Options make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):Close browsers before scanning.Scan for tracking cookies.Terminate memory threats before quarantining.Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program. DO NOT run yet.Now reboot into Safe Mode: How to enter safe mode(XP)Using the F8 MethodRestart your computer. When the machine first starts again it will generally list some equipment that is installed in your machine, amount of memory, hard drives installed etc. At this point you should gently tap the F8 key repeatedly until you are presented with a Windows XP Advanced Options menu. Select the option for Safe Mode using the arrow keys. Then press enter on your keyboard to boot into Safe Mode. D... Read more

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Everytime I try to go to I get this message from the content advisor. How do I fix this?

The rating label on this page is invalid. "vz lz oz cz ) "" l gen true for "" r (n s v l ))" is not recognized or is not the right format. You may want to notify the owner of this site.

I can't figure it out. It's probably real simple to figure out and I'm not getting it. How do I get rid of this so I can go to Please help


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Im trying to install Oracle v9i on my pc.

However when i do i get the error message

"java virtual installer. Could not find main class. Program will exit"

I have run ad-aware and got rid of what it picked up.

I have also reinstalled MS Virtual Machine and Java Sun Virtual machine but i still egt the error.

This has been bugging me for 3 weeks now.

Please can someone help?


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I have two PC one running xp and one 7s.

On one of them (7), I have been consistently getting the temporary Internet folder low content.IEs message, which it seems essentials thinks might be malware.

I wonder if it is?

On my other PC (XP)I just started to get a content- not low content-a content.IES message from essentials.

On both machines?

One low content, one just content?

Are my machines infected or is this just the usual MS?

Appreciate anything anyone can tell me.

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I have two PC one running xp and one 7s.

On one of them (7), I have been consistently getting the temporary Internet folder low content.IEs message, which it seems essentials thinks might be malware.

I wonder if it is?

On my other PC (XP)I just started to get a content- not low content-a content.IES message from essentials.

On both machines?

One low content, one just content?

Are my machines infected or is this just the usual MS?

Appreciate anything anyone can tell me.

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Well I now deleted AVCare with Windows Defender but I still got some more problems...

I need to remove this Google Redirections.
I click any result and it takes me to a random site.
for the Content Encoding Error its on FireFox and hasn't happened to me before as the same with the Google Problem.

It shows.

Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

* Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.
Also there is something that keeps showing the iexplore.exe which is Internet Explorer without it showing the Window. It is probably why im hearing random stuff like advertisements and site clicks. Like when you go to another site it does a *click* noise.

Answer:Google Redirect Virus and Content Encoding Error

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.40) and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2If you have a previous version of MBAM, remove it via Add/Remove Programs and download a fresh copy.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself.Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install. Alternatively, you can update through MBAM's interface from a clean computer, copy the definitions (rules.ref) located in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from that system to a usb stick or CD and then copy it to the infected machine.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will s... Read more

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 This error comes up whenever I click the Tools->Repository Management->Content button. All of the left sidebar options (easy tools configuration, easy tools settings, etc) that you see behind this error message show up as just completely blank/empty when I hit okay here. My theory: it looks like the paths are strange. C:\inetpub\ftproot\/repository" is mentioned several times. That must be a typo somewhere right? There shouldn't be a path with a back and a forward slash in it, should there? Can someone help me figure out where this is? I inherited the HPDM admin duties from someone else and was never formally trained on this stuff, so I apologize for having a lot of newb questions in advance.

Answer:"Request Content Error" message when going into HPDM Reposit...

Hi Excedrin, Your right, The file name doesn't need to include the /, Windows says:The "Request Content Error" Looks like it can't request the files in the folder.Try to remove the / but not the other \. Regards,Yoloserver

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I like to get on playsite and play spades. Recently the java applet will not load the game room graphic. When I check the error log this is what I get. Also I cannot use system restore anymore. I just get a message that my system could not be restored to the date I picked. I am using XP Pro. Any help would be appreciated. Micalj

Content index on c:\system volume information\catalog.wci could not be initialized. Error 3221225477.

Other info.
Windows operating system
id 4127
source Ci
version 5.0
component application even log
message conten index on %1 could not be initialized. Error%2

Answer:Error message on content index. Downlevel Failed

I don't think the two problems are related. The "indexer" is probably something best turned off anyway:

Have you tried more than one Restore point, or running System Restore from Safe Mode?

If the problem persists you might want to turn it off, reboot and turn it back on again. This would have the effect of purging the cache. Once a new restore point is created, see if you can restore to it.

But first see if you can turn up any new info using the suggestions provided here:;en-us;q302796

With respect to the "java" problem, if you are not using Sun Java, you should install it. If you are, you should fully remove all components and reinstall it if you are having continuing errors, especially on more than one site.

But I don't see any relationship between the Java problem and the Windows indexer, these should be entirely unrelated.

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