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Desktop does not setup successfully (a message appears on screen) on windows XP


When I open my browser a message comes on stating that Google Desktop setup was unsuccessful I do notice that my apps that come on in the top section of my page are not coming on. How do I go about correcting this problem?

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Installed Plug-ins

  • Google Update
  • npsitesafety
  • Shockwave Flash 11.5 r502
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.5.3"
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • DRM Netscape Network Object
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:18.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/18.0

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Helpful Reply

Remove and install the Google Desktop.