Local disk 'C' window opens on start up.

  amber1818 09:00 22 Dec 2005

HI, can anyone give me some advice plz. For about 2 weeks now, everytime i turn my pc on, a window opens automatically Local Disk 'c', showing all the folders in it etc. I've never had this before till recently.I close it and everythings fine but its getting annoying. Can anyone tell me why and how I can stop it popping up...many thanks.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:11 22 Dec 2005

See if you can locate explorer in the Start-up.

Click on Start -> Run -> type in msconfig click OK,

click on the Start-up tab, if you find explorer.exe untick the checkbox in front of it.

You may also need to look in Start -> Programs -> Start-up.

  amber1818 16:01 22 Dec 2005

Thanks, checked that and cant see explorer.exe in start up. There's only 2 that I arnt sure whats what are..Windows desktop..C:\progra~1\MSNT and '/winStart..'\'/winStart. had a look in Start..Programs..start up and only thing in there is Windows desktop search. Not too well up on the techie things and thanks for any help

  VoG II 16:09 22 Dec 2005

MSNT click here

winstart is not good either click here

Scan with Ad-aware click here Spybot click here and Antispyware click here

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