startup problem

  wolfie3000 21:21 04 Oct 2004

i was wondering what loadpowerprofile is in my start up and do i need it.
i was checking my start up in the system configuration utility and im not sure what it is and if i need it.
The other thing on the same line is rundll32.exepowrprof.dll,loadcurrentpwrscheme
i was told by some people that it could be malware i am at a loss is it safe to get rid of some one please help

  VoG II 21:23 04 Oct 2004

You should have this, probably twice.

  wolfie3000 21:25 04 Oct 2004

VOG how do you mean have this twice? what is it and what does it do????

  VoG II 21:29 04 Oct 2004
  woodchip 21:29 04 Oct 2004

It is for power managment of your computer. You can disable it if you do not want it to Auto turn off Screen etc

  wolfie3000 21:38 04 Oct 2004

thanks alot woodchip and vog you cleared that up no probs this problem has bothered me for ages not knowing what it was or what to do with it a great big thank you all round.

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