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Merlin icon in system tray

by Arthur Deigh / April 14, 2008 1:52 PM PDT

Hi. I've just noticed an icon ( a blue wizard's hat) in the system tray. The speech bubble says it's Merlin but nothing happens when you right click and I haven't been able to find out what it's for. The kids deny knowledge of it.

Any ideas?

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by JP Bill / April 14, 2008 2:14 PM PDT

Did you Google?

Merlin InstantFeedback makes it easy. It sits in your system tray and quietly checks your feedback for you watching, for fellow eBayers to post for you. .

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by Arthur Deigh / April 23, 2008 8:11 AM PDT
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Thanks JP. I did google but came up with links to King Arthur, movies, hotel chains and garage doors first time up (just searching merlin). When I used merlin and spyware, I came up with 139,000 sites (including some from this forum!) but none seemed to fit.

The thing is, after reading your response and doing a more refined google, I don't recall loading merlin and I don't find the ebay feedback process that time-consuming!

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Trying to remove Merlin icon in system tray
by kbdyno / July 25, 2008 1:38 PM PDT
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Not finding any answers to this problem. VERY irritating since it just appeared out of nowhere, can't close it, and it removed anti-virus icons from systray.

Anyone out there with any tangible answer/updatess regarding how to remove this useless dead weight ?

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When I find this issue.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 25, 2008 11:55 PM PDT

If I don't know the icon I run HIJACKTHIS and for the entries I don't know I research them on google. 99% of the time I find the culprit.

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