boot viz

  chippy+ 16:39 31 Aug 2005

hi could someone help i have uninstalled boot viz but it has left a trace file in the system 32 folder this file takes a lot of space but when itry to delete it it says it is being used by another program i have serched the pc and cleane everything named boot viz but get the same result when i rty to delete it thanks in advance chippy

  Diodorus Siculus 16:43 31 Aug 2005

Can you delete it in safe mode? Press F5 at start up.

  Cuddles 16:44 31 Aug 2005

Have you tried deleting it while in "SAFE" mode?

  chippy+ 18:38 31 Aug 2005

hi have tried safe mode wont delete
thpath is C:\windows\system 32\log.files\wmi\trace cant open to big for notebook size 68,544 kb thanks again chippy

  VoG II 18:41 31 Aug 2005

Download tracelog_setup.exe click here

Double click it to install - install Tracelog to C:\ (not the default folder).

Start, Run, type


and click OK.

At the > prompt type:

C:\tracelog -stop

and press the Enter key. Then type

C:\tracelog -x

and press Enter.

Start, Run, type


and click OK.

Navigate to the folowing key:


Right click it and choose Modify.

Change the value from 1 to 0.

Close the registry editor and reboot.

  chippy+ 19:20 31 Aug 2005

hi vog when i enter C:\tracelog-stop i get not reconized as a internal or external command
help chippy

  VoG II 19:22 31 Aug 2005

space between tracelog and -stop

tracelog <space>-stop

  chippy+ 19:47 31 Aug 2005

Hi VoG
tried and got the same answer idont know what i'm doing wrong the downloaded program is installed in my programs under resourse kit
after the >C:\tracelog -stop and then i get the error

  VoG II 19:52 31 Aug 2005

Did you definitely install it to C:\ ?

By default it tries to install somewhere else.

  VoG II 20:03 31 Aug 2005

If that still doesn't work, try just changing the registry key and rebooting.

  chippy+ 20:14 31 Aug 2005

hi VoG changed the setting in regedit rebooted
deleted the file thanks for your time and help cheers chippy

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