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Why 'End Now'?

by zpxykm / January 13, 2007 3:41 AM PST

Hello all:

My OS is winXp pro pack2. Each time when I shut-down the pc, it always prompts a window asking you to press the button 'end now'for some programs, such as 'explorer.exe' 'hiddenfaxwindow', ... Usually it needs you to do 3-4 times, I am getting tired of it!

Is there any way to avoid doing it? Thanks. --Zhao

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(NT) Did you try to stop it in msconfig
by tomron / January 13, 2007 4:42 AM PST
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Re: Did you try to stop it in msconfig
by zpxykm / January 13, 2007 6:43 AM PST

Hello Tomron: In start/run/msconfig, there are 'General' 'SYSTEM.INI' 'WIN.INI' 'BOOT.INI'
'Service' and 'Startup' drop-down buttons, where
can I find the function you said. Thanks.

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(NT) Check the Services and Startup tabs.
by Daviddude / January 13, 2007 8:25 AM PST
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Did you try disabling the fax services
by phil66 / January 13, 2007 11:27 AM PST
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Re: Did you try disabling the fax services
by zpxykm / January 13, 2007 11:55 AM PST

Hi Ray: Thank you so much, I have solved.

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What & where is 'Connections Tray'
by zpxykm / January 13, 2007 12:36 PM PST
In reply to: Why 'End Now'?

My pc's "end now" solved the 'Hiddenfaxwindow', now
comes out a new "end now" 'Connections Tray'.

What is the useful of the program'Connections Tray'
and where is it residing.How get it out of "end now"


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try this
by tomron / January 13, 2007 1:50 PM PST
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