WHAT IS A SCRRUN.DLL file?

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Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By FUDGER on Saturday, July 07, 2001 - 10:15 pm:

What is a SCRRUN.DLL file, internet explorer add/remove repair internet explorer says i don't have the right version, compaq presario 5050, 333mhz celeron, 8 gb hd, 96 ram win 98, IE 5.0.
it says i need a version greater than 5.0.0.3 something? thanks

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Richard on Saturday, July 07, 2001 - 11:57 pm:

http://www.dot.state.fl.us/ecso/support/plotting/msbp/Trouble%20Shooting.htm

Go to the above URL and it will explain what you are looking for. Too large for me to put it all on here.

Richard

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Fudger on Sunday, July 08, 2001 - 01:00 am:

I am a little -lot- confused, the post i have above this one refers to what i find the message, can not repair internet explorer when i click on it, i have some concern that this link is not really the thing i need? thanks

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Fudger on Sunday, July 08, 2001 - 01:10 am:

Version 3.1.02230 of file SCRRUN.DLL file exists, but verion needs to be greater than 5.0.0.3511;
is this service pak2 of internet explorer 5.01, this is what i don't understand? The previous link you gave me is not the error message i get, it is this one when i click on add/remove- repair internet explorer. ? thanks i don't understand what i should be doing. compaq presario 5050 333 mhz celeron, 96 ram 8 gb hd, IE5.0 win 98.

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Richard on Sunday, July 08, 2001 - 03:37 am:

Fudger,

You have just went way beyond my knowledge, maybe Josh can help you tomorrow. Sorry.

Richard

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Josh Lowe on Monday, July 09, 2001 - 12:45 am:

Fudger:

Forget trying to figure out how to fix that one currupted file. Just upgrade to IE 5.5:

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/download/ie55sp1.htm

What this will do is download a setup program... so select to "run program from location". Then, during the setup program, just choose the installation items you want, and install... sit back and wait, it will take a little while on a modem.

That should fix the IE problem, and it will update your Internet Explorer too.

Josh

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Fudger on Monday, July 09, 2001 - 01:32 am:

http://www.swynk.com/trent/Articles/IE5FileVersion.asp

This is the page that a version is listed, i don't know if i want to mess around with 5.5 or not, i see so many want outs, that i'd just as soon get this one item done? thanks advise again please thanks

Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of pageLink to this message   By Josh Lowe on Monday, July 09, 2001 - 12:47 pm:

Fudger:

I still recommend upgrading to IE 5.5, but if you want to replace the DLL, here is how to do it:

First, download the updated DLL file:
http://www.magellan.com.au/pda/scrrun.dll

Second, you need to Uninstall the old dll. Open a Dos window (start/run, type in "command" without quotes and hit enter.)

This should bring you to a command prompt with it saying "C:\WINDOWS\DESKTOP>" Type the following lines, pressing enter after each one:

cd ..
cd system
regsvr32.exe -u scrrun.dll
rename scrrun.dll scrrun.bak

Ok, that is the end of the commands for that. You have now unregistered the old dll, and saved it as a backup file. Now you need to register the new DLL.

Copy the new DLL file from the folder you saved it in to your Windows\System Folder. Confused? Ok, first, open the folder where you have saved the file you downloaded. Now, double-click My Computer, C drive, Windows folder, System folder. Now, drag the new dll from the saved location into the system folder.

Alright, now that the new file is in place, it is time to register it. Once again, open a command prompt window. (start/run, type in "command" without quotes and hit enter.) Type the following lines pressing enter after each one:

cd ..
cd system
regsvr32.exe scrrun.dll

That is it... it should now be registered... you may have to restart before it reflects the change, that I am not sure of. So you may want to restart the computer before trying to start IE just to make sure.

Hope that solves it,

Josh
http://www.dyno-mite.com


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