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XP explorer annoying child

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by smazurek, Jan 16, 2003.

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  1. smazurek

    smazurek Thread Starter

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    Hi,
    I'v encountered this problem with two computers now.
    While I'm running windows explorer, another screen pop up,
    kind of brown (i'm using default colors), which i can't get rid
    of without closing the explorer window.
    It's nothing but brown, i can see it in the taskbar, with no title, but cannot close it with a right click, when i try it just open it
    and override my taskbar even if always on top configured,
    and can't see it in the taskmanager.
    So I don't know what is it, how it appears and how to get rid
    of it without closing explorer.
    Don't look very clear, hope someone will understand :)
    Thks
     
  2. Shairel

    Shairel

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    This is usually because of a script calling on a create new window instance and sorta screwing up in the middle...get adaware from lavasoft and run it to make sure that you don't have any spyware running
     
  3. steamwiz

    steamwiz

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    Hi smazurek

    If you post your startup list we may be able to spot something

    Please post your startup list by doing the following :-

    Please go here and download startuplist 1.5 :-

    http://www.lurkhere.com/~nicefiles/startuplist15.zip

    Download to any folder or your desktop
    Unzip the zipfile
    Double click the exe file
    go to Edit - select all - copy - and paste the results in a new post here


    steam
     
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