Application error

Mark Doliner mark at
Thu Feb 14 12:17:42 EST 2008

On Thu, 14 Feb 2008 09:44:14 -0500, James Brandolini wrote
> The following error message is displayed:
> Pidgin.exe
> "The Application failed to initialize properly (0x000007b). Click on 
> OK to terminate the application."
> We have tried removing all hidden files, all reg keys for purple,
> pidgin, and gaim and uninstalling.
> When I reinstall it, it will load one time, but only if I select the
> check box to run pidgin at the completion of installation. Once you
> close pidgin or gaim, it will not reopen.

Are you logged in as an Administrator when you install it?  It kinda sounds
like Pidgin runs ok as an Administrator but not as a normal user.


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