vsmon.exe ( ZoneAlarm)

  dads3a 01:04 24 Mar 2007
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I've been getting quite a lot of vsmon.exe errors that are making the true vector service close.

Is this just a matter of re-installing Zonealrm and seeing if it fixes it.

cheers

  chocolate cake 01:36 24 Mar 2007

try this link from ZA user forum. click here

After uninstalling and going through all the cleanup stages, you should be able to do a clean install.

If you're running ZA Pro save your License key somewhere. Notepad is a good tool to use for this.

  SLAYER 07:29 24 Mar 2007

Very useful tip.
Thanks.

  dads3a 13:53 24 Mar 2007

I've done the uninstall as per the instructions from chocolate cake.

Reinstalled and still getting the same problem.

Any other ideas.

  chocolate cake 13:58 24 Mar 2007

It looks like you might have conflict with another programme.

If you don't mind me asking, what other software are you using? At what point does the vsmon.exe error occur, startup or hours after?

  chocolate cake 14:10 24 Mar 2007

i meant to say "what other security software"

  dads3a 14:23 24 Mar 2007

The faults is just intermittent.

Security is AVG 7.5

Adaware

Spybot

Advanced Windows Care

  chocolate cake 14:27 24 Mar 2007

and are you running just zonealarm or the security suite? Go into Overview and select the 'Product info' tab.

  dads3a 14:30 24 Mar 2007

Its just the Firewall version 7.0.337.000

  chocolate cake 14:57 24 Mar 2007

I'm afraid that after searching on the ZA forum, I can't find anything that matches your problem. The true vector problems are usually associated with ZASS or with other security software such as Spyware doctor and others.

The only thing that I wouuld suggest is trying their technical help click here to see what they come up with but I've a feeling that they will tell you to do the uninstall using the same method that I've given you.

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