Easy CD creator 5 basic

  Madscot_uk 08:10 29 Mar 2005

I have recently upgraded my dvd/cd-rw drive to a dvd-rw/cd-rw, and installed Nero 6. Now on start-up windows installer starts, trying to configure Easy CD creator and asks for the CD, which as the software came pre-installed i dont have. Clicking on cancel has no effect as windows instantly restarts installer and to use my PC i have to leave it running in the background. Because of this i cannot remove it (as i now use nero anyway) or install any other software. Does anyone know how to get round this?

  Jackcoms 08:16 29 Mar 2005

Go to Start; Runs and type msconfig. Hit OK.

In the System Configuration Utility click on the Startup tab. Scroll down until you find DirectCD. Remove the tick. Click Apply and OK. Re-boot.

  Madscot_uk 08:28 29 Mar 2005

Direct CD isn't listed, checking in Spybot search & distroy i have previously set it not to run at start-up, so should i tell spybot to allow it to run at startup then use sys config to stop it?

  Jackcoms 08:38 29 Mar 2005


In fact the System Startup utility in Spybot should only be a mirror reflection of what you set in msconfig

  Madscot_uk 09:17 29 Mar 2005

Thank you for your help, for some reason win installer still ran, but on clicking cancel it did'nt reappear and have now managed to remove Direct CD.


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