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I think that my mup.sys file is corrupt. I received the following error when trying to access a network share that was located on my Windows 7 box, from my Windows XP box:

No network provider accepted the given network path.

After reading this I attempted to follow the directions by rebooting my computer into safe mode. After I run "sfc /scannow" I receive the following error message:

The specific error code is 0x000006ba [The RPC server is unavailable].

When I go into Services, it says that the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is running but that the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Locator is not running. When I try to start the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Locator, it gives me an error saying:

Error 1084: This service cannot be started in Safe Mode

What can I do about this? If it can't find the Remote Procedure Call service in safe mode?

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Here's a tutorial for you: Fix for System File Checker Error 0×000006ba RPC Server Is Unavailable – Molly7244 Dec 9 '09 at 2:23
@leeand00 - Did you ever get this resolved? I've got the exact problem/symptoms and my system is freezing in normal mode =/ – Andy Ford Mar 4 '10 at 3:57
@Andy No I did a roll back to a previous restore point. – leeand00 Mar 7 '10 at 20:16

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