How do I find these files to rename them to 'old'?

  Halmer 19:40 22 Sep 2006
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Rename the following files by changing the extension to .old:
• Rename %Windir%\system32\WgaLogon.dll to %Windir%\system32\WgaLogon.old
• Rename %Windir%\system32\WgaTray.exe to %Windir%\system32\WgaTray.old

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  VoG II 19:45 22 Sep 2006

Just go to c:\windows\system32 and you should see them. You may have to enable showing of hidden files:

1. Click Start.
2. Click My Computer.
3. Select the Tools menu and click Folder Options.
4. Select the View Tab.
5. Under the Hidden files and folders heading select Show hidden files and folders.
6. Click Yes to confirm.
7. Uncheck the Hide file extensions for known file types.
8. Click OK.

  DieSse 19:50 22 Sep 2006

%Windir% means the directory that Windows is in.

It will normally be C:\windows

So you will find the files in c:\windows\system32

If they are hidden they may not show up - so change the settings in Explorer

Tools - Options - View tab - mark Show hidden files and folders and ummark the two Hide etc underneath the Show etc.

Hope that's slightly clearer than mud.

  Halmer 19:51 22 Sep 2006

ta it's clear.

Not sure why my lad's PC is telling me that I may be a victim of counterfeiting tho'.

  lotvic 20:50 22 Sep 2006

found this on vnunet.com
Log onto click here and in the search box type in removewga this will then take you to a programme that you can download and remove the blue star that is in your bottom right hand corner.
click here

  Halmer 22:15 22 Sep 2006

that's great.

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