Apoint = Touchpad software for laptop PC's. For instance it is found on the Panasonic machines and allows part of the touchpad to be used for document or Web-page scrolling. Required for proper functioning of the pointing software but not required for the laptop to work
"rundll32 = This one is a bit suspicious. May be a Trojan of some sort. Check the location for me...is it in C:\Windows\System32?
Ati2mdxx = or ATI video cards. System Tray access to display mode changing
atiptaxx = Control panel for the ATI series of video cards allowing access to such features as display resolution, colour depth, etc. Available via Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> Display. Some users may need it if they have optimised their settings
reminder = From MS Money. Reminds you of your bills
jusched = Checks with Sun's Java updates site to see if newer Java versions are available.
SPMgr = Related to Sony VAIO Power Management Module installed on laptops and provides additional configuration options for these devices. This program is non-essential process to the running of the system, but should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems
HKserv = Keyboard manager program required to use programmable power and function keys on some laptops such as the Sony PCG R505TS
Switcher = "On a Sony laptop with built in wireless it allows the user to select which wireless services they want to run (i.e. Wireless LAN, Bluetooth, both) when turning the wireless switch on if disabled)"
ISBMgr = Related to Sony ISB Utility. This program is non-essential process to the running of the system, but should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems
VAIOUpdt = Related to Sony Vaio Update service. This program is non-essential process to the running of the program, but should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems
PartSeal = System backup for Sony Vaio PCs. Adds a recovery mechanism for users over and above any System Restore features - allowing users to revert a drive back to the state it was when bought form the factory by hitting F10. The user obviously loses any data stored if not backed-up elsewhere
ccApp = Part of Norton AntiVirus. Auto-protect and E-mail check will not function without this
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qttask = System Tray access to Apple's "Quick Time" viewer from version 5 onwards
SpySweeper = Spy Sweeper - detects and removes spyware
NortonGoBack = Norton GoBack application
Run "Tune Up Disk Clean-up"
Run "Tune Up Registry Clean-up"
Click "Optimize and Improve" to run Reg Defrag, the screen will lose colour during the process which can take a few minutes and then reboot.
Those will have cleared the drive of obsolete software errors.
The following are suggestions for making the most of the free trial.
After the reboot, click "Optimize", then "System Optimizer" to optimize the computer, select "Computer with an Internet Connection" from the drop down menu...this also requires a reboot
After the reboot, click "Optimize", then "System Optimizer to Accelerate Downloads" and select the speed just above your actual connection speed...this also requires a reboot.
After the reboot, click Optimize", then "System Optimizer" to run "System Advisor".
Let us know how it's running after this.