C\windows\system32\rundll32.exe application not found

anytime i try to open an app. in control panel,the above message appears.can anyone offer advice on how to fiz this as i know very little about these amazing machines. thanks.

 

 

 

 

 

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Last updated September 10, 2018 Views 20,221 Applies to:
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Hi tonypartners,

 

This issue occurs because of a missing or corrupted Rundll32.exe file. This issue may also be caused by a virus.

 

Method 1: Follow the steps mentioned in the article below

 

Cannot find the Rundll32.exe file when you open Control Panel

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/812340

 

If the issue persists,

 

Method 2: Run an online scan for any threat and try to fix them

http://onecare.live.com/site/en-Us/center/cleanup.htm

 

Thanks and Regards:

Ajay K

Microsoft Answers Support Engineer
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