I am aware that XP will from time to time take a look around and decide that a given program or two has not been used much and should be removed.
But what what about programs that are used frequently, absenting themslves or becoming crippled and needing repair? Two that I use virtually daily seem to do this. Paint Shop Pro after a period loses it tools and and has to be recussated [ View/Customize] And a slide show program simply disappears and has to be reinstalled from time to time. A petty annoyance, but puzzling none the less
Semminlgy so for XP for me. I [Perhaps most of us] install a little programs here and there to help out usually a utility of some sort - and yes I have had the message saying words to the effect - 'This has not been used for xyz days do you want to keep it? This itself may be one of those utilities of course as opposed to the OS itself. Such as TweakXP or similar. for example a folder called 'Unused Desktop Shortcuts' which is related to the above.is on my desktop