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    Error “COM Surrogate has stopped working” in my Windows Vista System

    I am using Windows Vista in my System. Whenever I try to open some folders which has videos or some media files, I am getting this Error. I do not know how to overcome this Error. Please, anyone help me Solving the Problem.



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    Re: Error “COM Surrogate has stopped working” in my Windows Vista System

    Solution:

    STEP 1: Right Click on Computer and select “Properties”.
    STEP 2: Click “Advanced Settings”.
    STEP 3: Tap on the “Advanced” Tab.
    STEP 4: Click “Settings”.
    STEP 5: Tap on the “Data Execution Prevention” Tab.
    STEP 6: Select the Radio Button “Turn on DEP for all programs and services except those I select”.
    STEP 7: Click “Add” and browse to “C:\Windows\System32\dllhost.exe”.
    STEP 8: Click “Open” and Click “Ok”.
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