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jym

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At bootup, the desktop appears as it should, then Yahoo Messenger appears, then the entire windoes/system32 folder, expanded, appears as it should not! I've done a bunch of investigating to find out why, to no avail.

Thanks,

Edited by jym, 23 November 2006 - 02:20 AM.

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Michael

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Hello and welcome to geeks to go, could you please repost you question, it appears to not have worked the first time.
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Look at the Startup folder under All Users and your username. If you see any reference to that System32 folder, delete it. Also open MSCONFIG, Startup tab. Browse that list and if you see anything odd, uncheck it.

Are you running Windows XP? Home or Pro?

Do you have antivirus and spyware software? Are they up-to-date? Do you run scans regularly?

How long has this been happening? Can you pinpoint anything in particular that happened on the computer just prior?
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Howdy and welcome to G2G:

Couple of options you can try..

Try THIS ONE first..

If it doesn't fix you up, try THIS FIX from Kellys Korner..

Look for item number 260 (System32 Folder Opens Upon Boot) on the righthand side of the table, you can download a Visual Basic script for solving the problem.

Murray
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