0×745f2780 referenced memory at 0×00000000

Posted On 2008-08-09 by FortyPoundHead
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The instruction at 0×745f2780 referenced memory at 0×00000000. The memory could not be read.

To try to solve this issue, try the following steps:


  1. Hold down the Windows Key on your keyboard and press R.

  2. Type regsvr32 wuapi.dll /s and click OK.

  3. Repeat step 2, but substitute wuapi.dll with the following filenames instead:

    atl.dll
    wuaueng.dll
    wuaueng1.dll
    wucltui.dll
    wups.dll
    wups2.dll
    wuweb.dll

  4. Hold down the Windows Key on your keyboard and press R.

  5. Type net stop WuAuServ and click OK.

  6. Hold down the Windows Key on your keyboard and press R.

  7. Type %windir% and click OK.

  8. Right-click the folder SoftwareDistribution and select Rename. Rename it to SDold.

  9. Hold down the Windows Key on your keyboard and press R.

  10. Type net start WuAuServ and click OK.


You’re done! Hopefully this error doesn’t bother you anymore when you start your computer.


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