Avast Engineeringtech Newbie Posts: 1 "entry point freeaddrinfo could not be located in... The solution seems to be from MSDN "The freeaddrinfo function was added to the Ws2_32.dll on Windows XP and later. and you can still play WOW on windows 2000, at least for a little longer.I hope to find a way to get launcher to work as well soon.

Edited by HitSquad, 17 March 2007 - 08:11 AM. Download Chrome SMF 2.0.12 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines XHTML RSS WAP2 Page created in 0.047 seconds with 18 queries. Local time:12:18 PM Posted 17 March 2007 - 09:30 AM Check to see if mcinfo is running in Task Scheduler and disable/remove it. Windows 2000 is no longer a supported platform by Microsoft.

If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. http://discussions.citrix.com/topic/269318-the-procedure-entry-point-getaddrinfo-could-not-be-located-in-the-dynamic-link-library-ws2-32dll/ If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Then you can run it on 2000 apparently!Have not tried that solution yet. I loaded 2.1.1 and it's working fine. 1303-269318-1478381 Back to top Ricki Berthelsen Members #5 Ricki Berthelsen 1 posts Posted 23 July 2010 - 01:36 PM I can confirm the post

If the person who reopened the ticket wants to continue discussion, he can do so in the other ticket. his comment is here Error Entry Point Not Found Started by yellowfellow , Mar 17 2007 05:57 AM Please log in to reply 6 replies to this topic #1 yellowfellow yellowfellow Members 5 posts OFFLINE Log In Return to Forum quote blizzardlogo netEaselogo Thanks for visiting the Blizzard Forums (2.11.0) · Patch Notes Support Feedback Americas - English (US) Region Americas Europe Asia China Language English An example of an error message that may occur when running on Windows 2000: The Procedure entry point getaddrinfo could not be located in the dynamic link library WS2_32.dll Solution Upgrade

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Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. "The procedure entry point getaddrinfo could not be located in the dynamic link library WS2_32.dll" Started by Richard Moeller , 24 June 2010 - Visit the Tor project athttps://www.torproject.org/ How To Fix Ws2_32.dll Not Found or Missing Errors Search the site GO Windows Error Messages Basics Maintenance Symptoms How To Windows Macs There is another new post on Windows 2000 that says to install on XP on a shared device and carry the drive around.

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If you need a copy of ws2_32.dll, it's best to obtain it from its original, legitimate source.Note: Start Windows in Safe Mode to complete any of the following steps if you're Representing the area of a circle as the sum of circumferences McClane is a NYPD cop. Please try again. If you go the page using this link, it should tell your browser that you are using a specific username:ftp://[email protected]/You then enter the password "x#$gfV7R" and go into the folder "2.1.1.2199"

But here is the big update.3. but this didn't worked neither. Installing updates from Windows that might include the ws2_32.dll file, is a likely solution to this DLL error.  Run a virus/malware scan of your entire system. http://deftmag.com/procedure-entry/procedure-entry-point-getrequestedruntimeinfo-could-not-be-located-in.html Blood and Gore Crude Humor Mild Language Suggestive Themes Use of Alcohol Violence Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB

The easiest possible cause of a "missing" ws2_32.dll file is that you've mistakenly deleted it.If you suspect that you've accidentally deleted ws2_32.dll but you've already emptied the Recycle Bin, you may Up Next Article What Types of Computer Problems Do Registry Cleaners Fix? comment:5 Changed 6 years ago by nickm Resolution set to duplicate Status changed from reopened to closed Closing as duplicate. Free V8.0.1497Notebook: DELL LATITUDE E6530 | i7-3540M (3 GHz) | 4 GB RAM | Win 7 Pro (SP1, 64bit) | avast!