I am running Windows 98 Second Edition 4.10.2222.A on a
I booted my computer after being away for four days, and the Start
button wouldn't pop up the menu. The icons on my Quick Launch
toolbar were missing, too.
The recent program installs were SlowGold and Colorful Movie Editor,
but there may have been some demos that I installed and uninstalled,
that I don't remember.
Anyway, I find that if I move the size adjustment bar for the Quick
Launch toolbar, I get an error message that says:
EXPLORER caused an invalid page fault in
module BROWSEUI.DLL at 0197:7118e2e7.
EAX=00000000 CS=0197 EIP=7118e2e7 EFLGS=00010202
EBX=00000000 SS=019f ESP=0080f638 EBP=0080f63c
ECX=00433060 DS=019f ESI=004330a4 FS=2407
EDX=004330c4 ES=019f EDI=00000004 GS=23ee
Bytes at CS:EIP:
8b 30 52 51 6a 00 50 ff 56 1c 0f bf c0 5e 5d c2
0080f6bc 0080f65c bfb86e90 00433040 004330a4 0080f6f0 00000000 00000002 00000005 0080f67c bfb86e54 0080f6bc 00000000 00000002 00000000 00000005
When I dismiss the error message, my screen blinks off and on, then
the Start button functions normally and the Quick Launch icons are
If anyone can offer suggestions on how I might get my computer to
boot properly, I would appreciate it. The problem is not a show stopper
but it is annoying.