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Microsoft Works 6.0 Update Detection Problem

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by Gary R, Dec 16, 2001.

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  1. Gary R

    Gary R Thread Starter

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    I have Microsoft Works Version 6.o which puts a checkbox titled "Microsoft Works Update Detection" into the "Startup" list in System Config utility.
    I uncheck the box, reset the computer per the instructions, and the check box is gone... for a while.
    For one reason or another (program bug??) it keeps putting a check mark back into the box.
    Is there any way this can be turned off--without digging into the Registery.
     
  2. Linkmaster

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    Hi Gary R,
    Try right clicking the icon in the system tray and see if there is an options or something similar. Look for a box to check or uncheck to eliminate it from starting automatically. Some programs check these automatically.
     
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