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Solved: windows installer box keeps popping up

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  1. valborg

    valborg Thread Starter

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    On a windows xp system, the windows installer dialog box "preparing to install" keeps occuring for no reason. It is annoying and slowing everything down. It sometimes goes away when I left click, sometimes not. What can I do?
     
  2. Cheeseball81

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    Hi and welcome

    Does it pop up when you click on something? when opening something? or does it just pop up randomly?
     
  3. valborg

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    it comes on as soon as i open anything, and also randomly
     
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    Thanks cheeseball81 for your suggestions, most of which I tried without result. The installer dialog box has mysteriously disappeared the way it came-mostly. Now it just just flashes on and off at times and is tolerable. Again thanks for your help. Valborg
     
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    An unexpected plus for you, Cheeseball--the first method just fixed mine.
     
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