paint deleted- need to restore

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  1. forever

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    i have accidently removed windows paint and some other accesories , unfortunately the xp cd is not close at hand , is there any link where i can get windows utlities , thnx :)
     
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    your "thread topic" has an answer i guess.
    so do a System Restore to get them back.
     
  3. Vishal Gupta

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    You can get them back from following folder: ;)

    %windir%\System32\DLLcache
     
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    Vishal, there is no dllcache folder , thing is i had removed ms paint and some other components from the control panel , is there any way possible adding them again without the xp cd, plz reply , thnx :)
     
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    DLLcache folder will be HIDDEN, so just enable "Show hidden files/folders" option and disable "Hide protected files/folders" options in Tools -> Folder Options ;)
     
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    yipee, thnxxx vishal :):)
     
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    My Pleasure :D
     
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