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Runtime Error: Yahoo Messenger has Requested Runtime to Terminate

I have been using Yahoo Messenger (YM) often to chat with my older chat friends since my college days. Since then it has been working fine but very recently I am getting an error message "Runtime Error" and Yahoo messenger stops working. This error message seems like a message from Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library tells about malfunctioning of the program. Once the alert is displayed, YM freeze and close by itself. If you haven't faced this situation yet, look at the alert provided below. Runtime Error Program:C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\YahooMessenger.exe This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way. Please contact the application's support team for more information. I took the screenshot of this message. While clicking the OK button, this application will be closed. I was using an older version of YM. So the first thing I did was to uninstall the current version, download and install a newer version. Anyway,

Reasons to Get Unable to Join Network Error While Connecting WiFi

There are some instances where even if you have the right wireless key, your laptop shows issues with connecting to the wireless network. One of the common error messages most people get in that situation is " Unable to join Network ". It is an error message you may get while your computer is trying to connect to a WiFi connection and failed. The culprit can be either the WiFi adapter or the Access Point itself. This tutorial explains the major reasons to get this error while joining a WiFi and explains possible solutions to fix it. Here I have arranged the steps in a systematic way to make it easy for you to follow. Steps to Solve -Unable to Join Network Wireless Interference Cordless Phones, microwave oven etc which operate in 2.4Ghz bandwidth can disturb the signals from Access Point. This may cause the error "Unable to join Network". In order to solve it either you should stop using such devices while using WiFi or change the frequency to 5GHz. You can c

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