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Error on startup

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by agn003, Sep 2, 2011.

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  1. agn003

    agn003 Thread Starter

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    A while back I tried installing an old scanner on my laptop but it didnt work. After uninstalling, everytime I turn on the computer I get the following message:

    'Could not load or run F:/CDSETUP.EXE specified in the registry. Make sure the file exists in on the computer or remove the referenece to it in the registry'

    I have seached for this on my laptop and found nothing. I entered the registry (Regedit) searched for it, found it and deleted it. After doing so, the message still appears. I'm at my wits end! Someone please help!

    Thanks

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  2. lunarlander

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    Sometimes, there are more than 1 entry for a file in the registry. Go search again.
     
  3. agn003

    agn003 Thread Starter

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    how else/what else would i search for? I've entered
    CDSETUP.EXE
    F:/
    SETUP
    CD
    .EXE

    it comes up with nothing (apart from the .exe but the 2 that come up dont look as tho they are associated)

    Any other suggestions?

    Thanks
     
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