autoruns

Mon
21
Aug
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How to Fix: Remove Smart System Care Malware (Scam)

Infopackets Reader John B. writes: " Dear Dennis, I am running Windows 10 and every once in a while I receive a popup notification from ' Smart System Care ' that I have errors on my PC and I need to remove them. It then says that if I want to ... remove the problem I have to pay money. I realize this program is most likely a scam, and I tried to remove it from my system but it is nowhere to be found. I have researched the problem using Google however there are so many posts and many steps, and it seems very convoluted. Can you please help? " My response: I asked John if he would like me to ... (view more)

Fri
18
Aug
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How to Fix: Constant Spinning Circle (Mouse Pointer) Asus Laptop

Infopackets Reader Susan S. writes: " Dear Dennis, I just read your article ' How to Fix: Constant Spinning Cursor (Circle) in Windows ' - I have a similar problem! I own an Asus x551 laptop with Windows 10. The mouse pointer constantly spins with a ... blue circle every other second, and I can't figure out why this is happening. I thought perhaps I had a virus, so I formatted the computer - but it did nothing to stop the spinning blue circle. I am going crazy. Can you help? " My response: I asked Susan if she would like me to connect to her machine using my remote desktop service and she agreed ... (view more)

Mon
10
Jul
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How to Fix: 'logilda.dll not found' Error When Booting Windows

Infopackets Reader Jean G. writes: " Dear Dennis I just upgraded to Windows 10. Every time my computer restarts, I receive the error message that ' There was a problem starting c:\windows\system32\logilda.dll / The specified module could not be ... found .' I actually had this message before I upgraded to Windows 10 but I was hoping that the upgrade would have fixed it. Based on what I read, the logilda.dll is a file related to my Logitech keyboard and mouse. I have uninstalled and reinstalled the program multiple times but I still get the error. Can you please help! " My response: I have not had ... (view more)

Fri
03
Jun
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How to Fix: SysMenu.DLL Error When Starting Windows

Infopackets Reader Jason B. writes: " Dear Dennis, I recently upgraded my laptop to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1. After a few days of the upgrade, I keep getting a strange DLL error message stating that 'SysMenu.dll could not be found'. The error ... message always seems to appear right after I boot or reboot the computer, and about 2 or 3 minutes after I gain access to the desktop. The error message is: 'There was a problem starting C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\System\SysMenu.dll. The specified module could not be found.' I have searched Google from high to low on how to fix this error, but the solutions ... (view more)

Thu
24
May
Dennis Faas's picture

'Microsoft Autoruns 11.31', and 'TrulyMail Lite 3.1.24'

Microsoft Autoruns 11.31 This utility, which has the most comprehensive knowledge of auto-starting locations of any startup monitor, shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order ... Windows processes them. These programs include ones in your startup folder. You can configure Autoruns to show other locations, including Explorer shell extensions, toolbars, browser helper objects, Winlogon notifications, auto-start services, and much more. http://microsoft.com TrulyMail Lite 3.1.24 TrulyMail is a private messaging system that is ... (view more)

Fri
18
Jun
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'Autoruns', and 'Inssider'

Autoruns Do you have a bunch of programs trying to launch at the Windows Startup? Does it seem to take Windows forever to boot? In that case, try Autoruns. This utility, which has the most comprehensive knowledge of auto-starting locations of any ... startup monitor, shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order Windows processes them. http://technet.microsoft.com Inssider inSSIDer is an award-winning free WiFi scanner for Windows Vista and Windows XP. Use it to find wireless networks in your area or to test your signal ... (view more)

Mon
28
Jan
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'Autoruns For Windows', and '3d Rad'

Autoruns For Windows This utility, which has the most comprehensive knowledge of auto-starting locations of any startup monitor, shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order ... Windows processes them. These programs include ones in your startup folder, Run, RunOnce, and other Registry keys. You can configure Autoruns to show other locations, including Explorer shell extensions, toolbars, browser helper objects, Winlogon notifications, auto-start services, and much more. http://technet.microsoft.com/ 3d Rad Rad is a collection ... (view more)

Tue
18
Sep
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'Transbar', and 'Autoruns'

Transbar Transbar is a little tweaking tool which takes advantage of Alpha Transparency in Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Using TransBar, you can adjust the transparency level of your taskbar meaning that a full screen wallpaper is made partially ... visible through the taskbar. http://www.home.no/aksoftware/ Autoruns This utility, which has the most comprehensive knowledge of auto-starting locations of any startup monitor, shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order Windows processes them. These programs include ones in your ... (view more)

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