0x00000ba0 error

My Acer laptop had been working like a charm for over a year. However, after updating it for IE7 and installing my copy of Verizon’s VzAccess software, I suddenly started getting numerous popup errors both when booting up my laptop, and also when exiting most applicaitons, including Internet Explorer. Except for the .exe file listed, the popup errors were identical: Application popup: wmiprvse.exe – Application Error : The instruction at “0x00b1f020” referenced memory at “0x00000ba0”. The memory could not be “read”. Looking at the error, you would think it was a memory problem. Not so. Googling for the error code just confirmed … Continue reading 0x00000ba0 error