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  • Problem: Computer freezes up and won't respond overnight -- has to be re-booted to run. Took it to a tech service, who said the problem was a corruption in Windows Live -- but they were unable to uninstall/re-install to remedy the problem! I tried uninstalling Windows Live programs on my own thru Control Panel, to no avail (the uninstall command did nothing), so I tried re-installing without uninstalling. The overnight freeze problem remains -- and when trying to install other Windows Live programs like Photo Gallery, I  get an error message saying: Windows Live Sync cannot load because an older version of Live Sync cannot be removed.  It  says there is a conflict with "hr:0X080070643".  How can I fix this??

    I'm running XP with Service Packs

    • Changed type JimR1Moderator Thursday, June 10, 2010 4:12 AM Off topic. Not a One Care question.
    • Moved by JimR1Moderator Thursday, June 10, 2010 4:15 AM Off topic. (From:Windows Live OneCare General)
    Wednesday, June 9, 2010 7:30 PM

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