Unwanted Instant update reminder problem.

  [DELETED] 22:36 10 Feb 2006
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Having gone broadband I decided to uninstall (destall?) my Robotics modem. Now on boot up I get a panel:-
"Problem with shortcut"
"The drive or network connection the the shortcut 'Instant Update Reminder.lnk' refers to is unobtainable"
I don't seem to be able to find this shortcut, presumably if I could find it and remove it this message would no longer appear? Can someone sort this for me please? Short of re-installing my modem that is!

  [DELETED] 22:45 10 Feb 2006

Did you remove it from the computer?

  [DELETED] 22:46 10 Feb 2006

Is it in the startup folder in your programs menu?

If not click, start > run and type "msconfig", under the start up tab look for the shortcut there and untick it.

  [DELETED] 22:48 10 Feb 2006

Remove it using msconfig click here

  [DELETED] 23:48 10 Feb 2006

Thankyou for replying.
Apologies, should have mentioned I am using Windows 2000. Can't raise msconfig so does 2000 not have it? Presumably there is an alternative.
No, haven't physically removed modem yet.

  [DELETED] 20:42 12 Feb 2006

It was lurking in "Phone Tools".

  [DELETED] 20:44 12 Feb 2006

msconfog for Windows 2000 click here

  [DELETED] 09:53 13 Feb 2006

VoG
Thanks

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