On 01/12/2004 Martin Dawson wrote:
> > Do a Google for Mike Lin's 'Startup.exe', brilliant app that he
> > wrote when he was 9 years old (well young anyway), shows you
> > exactly what is set to start with the OS and lets you disable
> > individual apps.
> I think this is a dialer because when the media player is left on at
> startup you can hear the modem trying to connect up.
> The problem is what am i looking for? and where is it?
Do you run a firewall and anti virus program? If not you really should,
connecting to the internet without protection is like sex with a
stranger without protection, one day you will catch something really
Also download and install Lavasoft's Ad-Aware (http://www.lavasoft.de/)
and Spybot Search and destroy
(http://www.safer-networking.org/en/index.html) and see what they find.
I am beginning to think that you have some sort of virus/trojan.
Jeff Gaines Damerham Hampshire UK