iPod Update Crashes iTunes

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This is not my usual kind of post, but still a technical issue I recently delt with.  iTunes kept notifying me of a new update (ver. 1.2.3) for my iPod.  Whenever I'd try and download and/or update it, iTunes would crash with an error in a DLL, RICHED20.DLL. 

After a search of my system (Vista), I found that I had multiple versions of this dll on my system, one in windowssystem32, one in the MS Office install directory and then a couple install and dll cache diretories.  As it turns out, the one in my system32 directory was the one causing problems.  I copied the one from my office directory into the iTunes program folder and like magic my iPod could update again. 

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