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Ghost Entry in Startup

Running: Win98SE
In System Configuration Utility, Startup tab, an entry* still exists (uncheckmarked) long after I uninstalled/deleted the program. What can I do to remove this entry? Using the Find tool, I cannot locate any reference to the program in my hard drive.
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A power tool I use to pry it out.

In reply to: Ghost Entry in Startup

Remember, it's a power tool and you can remove almost any item with HIJACKTHIS which you find with


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This will be a registry entry and not a file

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You can remove it using ''regedit''. Go to Run and type ''regedit'' (without quotes) and press F3 (or go to find) from there. Type in the string (or part of it) from there. You should find it clustered with other items showing in the startup menu. Just highlight and delete that entry and it should disappear from the list.

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