Belarc will not open

  swapper 09:33 23 Feb 2006
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I have used Belarc in the past on my PC,
I now find, after installing it again that it will not open.

It initially opened in Notepad.
I now get the message "we recommend that you use HyperTerminal as your Telnet Programme" Yes or NO.

I have tried to resolve this problem. no luck
My PC is used as a server for testing. is this what is causing me a problem?

If I open the file with a programme called HTML-Kit I can see the result from Belarc.

Any ideas please?

TIA

  rawprawn 09:46 23 Feb 2006

System restore ?

  swapper 10:51 23 Feb 2006

rawprawn, thanks,it looks as if I may have to, but I cannot understand why this problem has occurred?

Les, tried as you suggested but got the same result :-( thanks anyway.

  swapper 20:23 27 Feb 2006

Les, thanks for that, I have tried as you suggested but got the same response, I will go to Belarc support if there is one.
If I get a result I will post here.

  swapper 10:14 12 Mar 2006

Les, I mailed Belarc twice both to the USA and the UK. but did not get a response, not good at all.

I will leave it for a while and try again.

Thanks anyway

  swapper 10:47 12 Mar 2006

Just after I made my comment, I went back into
The Belarc Folder - Belarc/Advisor/System/tmp/
here were two html files, Home and Licence,
within the properties of each I found that they were opening (or attemtping to open) with Hyper Terminal Applet? I changed it to open with Internet explorer and Bingo!! it is running fine now.

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