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kaosmusik

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On my 2nd drive partition (E:) I have just noticed a new directory at the top of the list - many characters and numbers. In this is a 'log' file - it relates to "msxhml4..." something.
The file is 281 Kb. The opening entries are: (Should I be worried???)

=== Verbose logging started: 17/11/2006 8:33:45 Build type: SHIP UNICODE 3.01.4000.2435 Calling process: C:\WINDOWS\system32\msiexec.exe ===
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:640]: Resetting cached policy values
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:640]: Machine policy value 'Debug' is 0
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:640]: ******* RunEngine:
******* Product: e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi
******* Action:
******* CommandLine: **********
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:640]: Client-side and UI is none or basic: Running entire install on the server.
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:650]: Grabbed execution mutex.
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:941]: Cloaking enabled.
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:941]: Attempting to enable all disabled priveleges before calling Install on Server
MSI (c) (A4:34) [08:33:45:961]: Incrementing counter to disable shutdown. Counter after increment: 0
MSI (s) (18:00) [08:33:45:971]: Grabbed execution mutex.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:45:991]: Resetting cached policy values
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:45:991]: Machine policy value 'Debug' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:45:991]: ******* RunEngine:
******* Product: e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi
******* Action:
******* CommandLine: **********
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:46:121]: Machine policy value 'DisableUserInstalls' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:46:331]: SOFTWARE RESTRICTION POLICY: Verifying package --> 'e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi' against software restriction policy
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:46:331]: SOFTWARE RESTRICTION POLICY: e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi has a digital signature
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:804]: SOFTWARE RESTRICTION POLICY: e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi is permitted to run at the 'unrestricted' authorization level.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:824]: End dialog not enabled
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:824]: Original package ==> e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338\msxml.msi
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:824]: Package we're running from ==> C:\WINDOWS\Installer\1ec36dc1.msi
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:874]: APPCOMPAT: looking for appcompat database entry with ProductCode '{37477865-A3F1-4772-AD43-AAFC6BCFF99F}'.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:884]: APPCOMPAT: no matching ProductCode found in database.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:904]: MSCOREE not loaded loading copy from system32
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:984]: Machine policy value 'TransformsSecure' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:984]: User policy value 'TransformsAtSource' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Machine policy value 'DisablePatch' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Machine policy value 'AllowLockdownPatch' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Machine policy value 'DisableLUAPatching' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Machine policy value 'DisableFlyWeightPatching' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: APPCOMPAT: looking for appcompat database entry with ProductCode '{37477865-A3F1-4772-AD43-AAFC6BCFF99F}'.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: APPCOMPAT: no matching ProductCode found in database.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Transforms are not secure.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Command Line: REBOOT=ReallySuppress CURRENTDIRECTORY=e:\d0373a5929ad1ee338 CLIENTUILEVEL=3 CLIENTPROCESSID=3492
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: PROPERTY CHANGE: Adding PackageCode property. Its value is '{2B27DCD9-53FA-4885-B6CD-698623819F4C}'.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Product Code passed to Engine.Initialize: ''
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Product Code from property table before transforms: '{37477865-A3F1-4772-AD43-AAFC6BCFF99F}'
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Product Code from property table after transforms: '{37477865-A3F1-4772-AD43-AAFC6BCFF99F}'
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Product not registered: beginning first-time install
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: PROPERTY CHANGE: Adding ProductState property. Its value is '-1'.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: Entering CMsiConfigurationManager::SetLastUsedSource.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:47:994]: User policy value 'SearchOrder' is 'nmu'
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:004]: Adding new sources is allowed.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:004]: PROPERTY CHANGE: Adding PackagecodeChanging property. Its value is '1'.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:004]: Package name extracted from package path: 'msxml.msi'
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:004]: Package to be registered: 'msxml.msi'
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:004]: Note: 1: 2729
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Note: 1: 2729
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Note: 1: 2262 2: AdminProperties 3: -2147287038
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Machine policy value 'DisableMsi' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Machine policy value 'AlwaysInstallElevated' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: User policy value 'AlwaysInstallElevated' is 0
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Product installation will be elevated because user is admin and product is being installed per-machine.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: Running product '{37477865-A3F1-4772-AD43-AAFC6BCFF99F}' with elevated privileges: Product is assigned.
MSI (s) (18:5C) [08:33:48:024]: PROPERTY CHANGE: Adding REBOOT property. Its value is 'ReallySuppress'.


This goes on and on - should I post more ? or can someone tell me what the heck this is? and should I just delete the directory and file ? Directory name:
"d0373a5929ad1ee338"

Thanks a million.

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