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by sanffo / August 23, 2006 8:49 AM PDT

Right i was wondering if anyone has come across this problem before.

Now the problem im having is, everytime i try to use I.E i get a pop-up on screen saying windows installing, to which i thought, ok is my computer infected.

So i done a full system scan and it is fine, so i then looked it up on microsofts website, and it mentioned something about microsoft word, or that the registry is a little screwed up.

Now before i start doing anything silly going my microsofts website, to which i dont trust fully, as this error happens everytime i try to look @ a different website, but if i play games it doesnt happen, also it appears on boot-up to which it might be a registry error.


The o/s that im running is xp home.

So i was wondering if anyone has come across this problem..

Thanks......

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by sanffo / August 24, 2006 8:26 AM PDT
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So am i guessing that no one has come across this before, or in my first post, am i on the right track ?

Thanks......

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Look this up on google.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 24, 2006 8:40 AM PDT
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Windows Installer Cleanup Utility

While that may find some pending install, I don't use Internet Explorer except for Windows Update. I find it too dangerous and time consuming to cleanup after the pests drop in.

After WICU, look up EWIDO for another scan.

Bob

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by sanffo / August 29, 2006 9:46 AM PDT

Yeh i know what your saying..

Well thanks for the info anyway, it seems you trust I.E like i trust microsofts site..

Thanks....

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