"47c: qttask.exe - No Disk" on boot up?

  Roadgiant 19:59 15 Oct 2003
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In the last couple of days on booting up my PC I get the above message ("47c: qttask.exe - No Disk") popping up in a warning box with the message:-
"There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disc into drive\Device\Hardisk1\DR2."

I can get rid of the message by closing the box or sellecting cancel, but would like to know of a permanent way of stopping this.

If I do a search on the PC for qttask.exe it finds a file "qttask" in the folder c:\Program f
Files\QuickTime

If this is related will removing the quick time player cure this annoyance?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions

  VoG II 20:05 15 Oct 2003

Start, Run, type in

MSCONFIG

and OK

Look for qttask on the startup tab and untick it. Reboot.

This will not work with Win2000 (no msconfig).

  Roadgiant 20:26 15 Oct 2003

Thanks, for the fast reply problem solved, Pc (using XP home) asked on reboot if I wanted to use selective start up to which I replied yes and now everything fine.

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