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RealPlayer V7 installed Comet Cursor causing invalid page faults in user <unknown> or shlwapi.dll


Comet Cursor

Download Comet Cursor cleaner:


Make sure you are not prompted to install Comet Cursor again 


Below is the KB released by Microsoft regarding Comet Cursor:


Random General Protection Faults with Comet Cursor 1.5 Installed [Q281849]


Real Player can be configured to stop attempts to record your preferences.  Go to options/preferences and choose *not* to record a users "habits".


It has been noticed that Comet Cursor will cause <unknown> errors in IEXPLORE when trying to download Macromedia Flash (or even when refusing the plug-in).  Uninstalling Comet Cursor has resolved the problem.