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Broken Internet access with xfire_lsp_8742.dll - LSPFIX

By RealBlackStuff
Dec 23, 2004
  1. If you have problems with HijackThis entries such as:

    O10 - Broken Internet access because of LSP provider 'xxxx.dll' missing
    O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: .....

    download and run LSPFix from http://cexx.org/lspfix.htm

    Use these instructions to remove the bad DLL:
    1. Run LSPFix.
    2. Check 'I know what I'm doing'.
    3. Select 'xfire_lsp_8742.dll' (or substitute with "your" missing file name).
    4. Click the right-pointing arrow (moves it to the "remove" page).
    5. Click 'Finished'.

    6. Restart your computer in "Safe Mode" (F5 or F8 when starting Windows).
    7. Delete the file: 'xfire_lsp_8742.dll' (or substitute with "your" missing file name). Do NOT delete ANY other files!
    8. Restart your computer and bring it up in normal mode.
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