The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000142). Click OK to terminate the application

  • 10071904
  • NOVL80475
  • 13-Jun-2002
  • 04-Feb-2003

Fact

Novell Client 4.83 for Windows NT/2000/XP

NWFS.SYS 3-7-2002

VIPX.EXE 2-21-2002

NWGINA.DLL 4-22-2002

LOGINW32.DLL 4-23-2002

Symptom

The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000142).  Click OK to terminate the application

Application Error with screen saver

Fix

Edit the following registry key

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionWinlogon]
"DisableCAD"=dword:00000000

Note

To duplicate:

- Set a screen saver without a password (Set to 1 minute for testing)
- CTRL-ALT-DELETE
- Lock the workstation
- Wait 1 to 2 minutes
- Error message replaces the GINA dialog