Closed Bug 518547 Opened 11 years ago Closed 11 years ago
.dll loads only when I load FF . Every 5-10 minutes it crashes Firefox .
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20090824 Firefox/3.5.3 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20090824 Firefox/3.5.3 There is a file on my system called sharedobj.dll in system32. I have tried to delete this, uninstalled FF in safe mode, reinstalled FF in safe mode. Here is a copy of the aplication l;ogf file. Any ideas are appreciated. Faulting application firefox.exe, version 220.127.116.1123, faulting module sharedobj.dll, version 0.0.0.0, fault address 0x00008691. The application, C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe, generated an application error The error occurred on 09/24/2009 @ 18:51:22.997 The exception generated was c0000005 at address 054A8629 (<nosymbols>) Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Start FireFox 2. withn 5-10 minutes of web browsing, crashes 3. No consistency in crashing. Just random event. Actual Results: See above
Happend again. just now. . its so frustrating. Crashing FF everytime
It appears to happen more frequently qhen I am logged onto a secure site https//
Anyone has any suggestions. I have uninstalled FF in safe mode. Reinstalled, removed previous user profiles etc.
There's very little information I could find about sharedobj.dll, but it appears to be causing a lot of IE8 users problems, too and may be malware. Since sharedobj.dll doesn't come with Firefox I would not expect reinstalling Firefox to help. If you could attach a copy of the file to this bug report we could investigate it. You could also upload it to http://www.virustotal.com/ and see what they say about it. If not that'll be the first thing I try with it.
the many links off of this set of search results tell of people having problems with shareobj.dll http://www.google.com/search?q=sharedobj.dll&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a some have suggestions on procedures that might help to remove.
I no longer have this issue. The problem seemed to go away when certain plugins were removed or an update was reversed. I remember getting an email from Mozilla about a conflict with a Microsoft plugin or similar and it was removed by Mozilla.
for the record, https://developer.mozilla.org/En/How_to_get_a_stacktrace_for_a_bug_report however, since you're happy, "WORKSFORME"
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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