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Windows Installer runs every time at startuo (XP)

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by eswmartin, Sep 7, 2004.

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  1. eswmartin

    eswmartin Thread Starter

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    Hi

    Im new here and i must say it looks a very helpfull place--thanks in advance !!!

    Every time I start my PC the 'windows installer' runs. There is no explanation why or what programme. it dosent seem 2 b a problem but it worries my that I dont know whats being installed.

    I get the windows installer box and the blue line shoots up...

    any one help. I have run spyware and adware progs and an antivirus..


    Many thanks
     
  2. EvileYe

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    Have you recently updated windows with SP2 ? If so there are numerous issues with windows installer related to it. I would uninstall SP2 and see how it is after that.
     
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