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MS Config/Start-Up/MP3 player "program~1\open fo~\sixthmetabyte

by barryinstl / March 24, 2004 7:18 AM PST

Anybody know what this is? I've unchecked it several times to stop it from running at Start-Up, but it keeps putting itself back! Does it conflict with anything? Does it use a lot of system resources? I'm running WIN ME, P-IV, 235Mb RAM, 30 GB Hardrvive.
Thanks, Barry

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Re:MS Config/Start-Up/MP3 player
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 24, 2004 7:42 AM PST
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Re:Re:MS Config/Start-Up/MP3 player
by barryinstl / March 24, 2004 9:57 PM PST

Thanks for the reply! I ran SPYBOT, cleaned it out and it returned--Don't know where my kids are going to get this. I downloaded the STARTUP Tool program you suggested--that looks extra-ordinary. Thank you. I'll keep on posting if the problem continues.

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Re:Re:Re:MS Config/Start-Up/MP3 player
by glb613 / March 28, 2004 3:08 AM PST

I'd suggest you check with your kids and find out more about the program. The computers I see with the most spyware, parasites and other problems are ones used by teenagers.

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