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Err Msg: A Fatal Exception 0E Has Occurred at 0028:C02A0201...

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Article ID : 187214

Last Review : January 23, 2007

Revision : 1.3

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SYMPTOMS
CAUSE
RESOLUTION
Windows 95 and Windows 98
Windows 95
Windows 98
Windows Me
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SYMPTOMS
While you are installing Windows and Setup restarts your computer for the last time, you may receive the following error message on a
blue screen:
A fatal exception 0E has occurred at 0028:C02A0201 in VXD IOS(04)+00001FC9.
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CAUSE
This issue can occur if Corel CD Creator 2.0 is installed on your computer. Windows is incompatible with the Cdraspi.vxd file installed by
Corel CD Creator 2.0.
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RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, follow these steps:
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Windows 95 and Windows 98
1. Start Windows 95/98 in Safe mode. To do so, follow the steps in the appropriate section below:

Windows 95
Restart your computer. When you see the "Starting Windows 95" message, press the F8 key, and then choose Safe Mode from the
Startup menu.

Windows 98
Restart your computer, press and hold down the CTRL key after your computer completes the Power On Self Test (POST), and then
choose Safe Mode from the Startup menu.
2. Click Start, point to Find, and then click Files Or Folders.
3. In the Named box, type cdraspi.vxd, and then click Find Now.
4. In the list of found files, right click the Cdraspi.vxd file, and then click Rename.
5. Type a new name for the Cdraspi.vxd file (such as Cdraspi.xxx), and then press ENTER.
6. Restart your computer normally.
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Windows Me
1. Start Windows Me in Safe mode: Restart your computer, press and hold down the CTRL key after your computer completes the Power
On Self Test (POST), and then choose Safe Mode from the Startup menu.
2. Click Start, point to Search, and then click Files or Folders.
3. In the Search for files or folders named box, type "cdraspi.vxd", and then click Search Now.
4. In the list of found files, right click the Cdraspi.vxd file, and then click Rename.
5. Type a new name for the Cdraspi.vxd file (such as Cdraspi.xxx), and then press ENTER.
6. Restart your computer normally.
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