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It is running and on manual. Board index ‹ Mozilla Firefox ‹ Firefox General Change font size XPCOM:EventReceiver...What's This? Showing results for  Search instead for  Did you mean:  Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Jun 6, 2008 #1 Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335 +36 "XPCOM:EventReceiver is not responding message on system shutdown" http://kb.mozillazine.org/XPCOM:EventReceiver_is_not_responding_message_on_system_shutdown Jun 6, 2008 #2 macx TS Evangelist Topic

Other times when I try to reboot after my connection has been stuck, instead of getting the pop-up for XPCOM, it's for DSAgnt.exe or Rundll32.exe. enable the default Windows Firewall(wfw) and connect to the internet and Test. Google Toolbar[4][5][6] (also see Problematic extensions) Talkback (Quality Feedback Agent) [7][8] DOM Inspector [9] [edit]Other software This problem may be caused by other applications whose relation to Firefox is not clear. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

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Google Desktop[10][11] Outpost Firewall - make sure the loopback connection is allowed[12][13] Video drivers - try updating or rolling back your video driver[14][15] F-Secure Internet Security 2007 [16][17] (German). Bymacx Jun 6, 2008 SP Pro, SP2, Zone Alarm Security Suite plus AVG Anti Spyware, SSDD, latest Firefox, No Script, Turned on my laptop today, won't hook to internet. See more here: http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=228441 The original poster there rebooted and was able to launch FF; my story's there too, no joy.

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Ankh, Do you suppose we should continue this topic over at the link you gave above...might as well keep it in one place. Ask a question and give support. Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on...

I also posted over at CastleCops under "General Computer Problems". Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Ask a question and give support. At the time of this writing, it has not.

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. All rights reserved. IDG Communications [email protected] NewAccount | Log In or Remember [x] | Forgot Password Login: [x] Home | New | Browse | Search | [help] | Reports | Have a question? Steve England [:stevee] - Comment 3 • 10 years ago Reporter, do you still see this problem with the latest Firefox 2?

Back to top #3 swiftshot swiftshot Topic Starter Members 3 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:02 AM Posted 09 February 2005 - 12:18 PM I'm not feeling the love. There have been isolated reports of people getting an error message when they try to shut down Windows or when they are browsing the web with Mozilla Firefox. All rights reserved. Using the site is easy and fun.

Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. If you have any of these extensions, disable them to see if they fix the problem. And maybe the moderators can pull threads together, I haven't looked at everything tonight yet but I'd bet there are others mentioning this, whatever it is that hit the three of info Other Bugs Importance: -- normal Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME Reported: 11 years ago Modified: 11 months ago Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME Mark as Assigned People (Reporter: barnabyr, Unassigned) Assignee: Unassigned Assignee: Reset

I am running Firefox on a fully patched version of WinXPsp2. You may also... Others...an issue with McAfee, NAV, OP and FF. And people keep bumping that thread up, so someone's either involved, interested, or amused by the reports.

This problem has been solved in many different ways for many different users. Thanks. No change.

Here is what I did: start, administrative tools, services, webclient (double click it), set startup to manual instead of auto.

I have also disabled upnp and SSDP Discovery Service...besides sp2's default disables. Tried turning off ZA before I redid FFox, then I could connect. By fallsauce in forum PressF1 Replies: 3 Last Post: 15-09-2007, 02:54 PM IR receiver By heni72847 in forum PressF1 Replies: 4 Last Post: 29-10-2004, 05:07 PM Bookmarks Bookmarks Facebook Twitter Digg Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Start Firefox. 2. 3.

Check there first to see if a fix has been found. When I shut down, there's something that's called "XPCOM: Event Receiver" that has to be ended, never seen that before. I'm guessing it's a spyware attack. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now

I'll run ALL my scans now. My laptop is running XP Media Centre edition with all the latest updates. I did no new installs prior to shut-down. User Story Bottom ↓ Tags ▾ Reset View ▾ Reset Collapse All Expand All Comments Only Show CC Changes barnabyr (Reporter) - Description • 11 years ago User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U;

I'm Lost! - Forums Home - Tutorials - Get Computer Help - Spyware Help - Help2Go Detective - SuperAntiSpyware - Software Picks - Newsletter - Testimonials - Donate - Search Help2Go Up to the plate, but a swing & a miss. It's not until I try to reboot that after a few moments (not that quick really and before it actually reboots) that I get a pop-up asking me if I want Help!

Discussion of general topics about Mozilla Firefox Post a reply 10 posts • Page 1 of 1 snowfire Posts: 8Joined: February 26th, 2005, 8:09 pmLocation: Texas Posted March 2nd, 2005, Click here to Register a free account now! If not, can you please close this bug as WORKSFORME. Man, is this annoying!I've read at other forums that this might be related to Firefox, but I don't believe it because it happens with IE, too.Any and all help is very

This is an automated message.Status: RESOLVED → UNCONFIRMEDComponent: Shell Integration → McAfee AVProduct: Firefox → PluginsResolution: WORKSFORME → ---Version: 1.5.0.x Branch → unspecified timeless - Comment 6 • 6 years ago I'm off to CastleCops. We're not affiliated or endorsed by the Mozilla Corporation but we love them just the same. The problem seemed to be connected to old versions of Firefox and some wonky anti-virus software.

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