Computer newbies forum: Windows Live Movie Maker won't open (and others)

by: vbigler5 June 30, 2013 2:30 PM PDT

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by vbigler5 - 6/30/13 2:30 PM

I got some kind of virus, and after getting it off my computer, a number of things started working strangely or not working at all. When I clicked on links in my Outlook e-mail, I got an error message. I spent a day correcting that problem, and then I put my USB in and tried to listen to music. When I click on a music file, it won't play. Windows Media Player opens, but I get a loud "bonk" sound. When I open Windows Media Player, I can play music directly from my computer, but not from my USB. Today, I tried to open Windows Live Media Player and it will not open. I get a "Sorry, Windows Movie Maker Can't Start" message. I tried to fix the problem by downloading an update package from Windows, which was the recommended fix, but the package won't download properly, and I'm not even sure that's the problem. And when I try to use my fax machine, I get an error that says "Internal Error occurred. Scanner driver will be cloed. Code: 5, 202,60.

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