Vista - Error Code: 80070005

I got an answer to fix my error code 80070005 and it did not work and it was suggested to ask the team of Vista system, but when I put these words on this site or google returns nothing on how to communicate with them.  You have a link, or is it a program that I'm supposed to download? your muchly


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