Bad Image Error Message

By Bogzy
Apr 2, 2008
  1. I keep getting the the following error message.

    The application or dll C:\windows\system32\wsg.dll is not a valid windows image. Please check this against your diskette.

    I looked in system 32 folder and cant find the wsg32dll
    Its not causing any trouble really and I can still do all my work but I get this message about 30 times during boot up and every time i open a program. Can anyone help please. I cant even reinstall windows off my disk as i get the message that i am running a more up to date version. My system restore wont work either.
  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241   +9

    What is the brand and model of your computer, or your motherboard, and your hard drive?
    Any chance you have a hardware error.
    You may benefit from attempting a Repair install of Windows from your install disk if it is a version that will tolerate it.
    Is it possible that your error notice is actually wsc32.dll. I am not familiar with the file you list. If you are running games or certain video graphics, could it be fixable with this: free wsc32 dll download?
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