Am I being too dumb? This is probably a blasphemous question, but do I really need to have an antivirus program running all the time? Although Vista is horrible in more ways than I can tell you shortly. To clarify why this happens, the explanation is simple. Microsoft Security by Microsoft 2. However, on windows it shows as healthy though. The problem is such that they want to eliminate any possible backtrack to their services, etc. Restart the computer and the icon will no longer show in your System Tray.
Rwayne has not been on the forum for years. It does rely on your judgment and the way you interact via any method to access data. I haven't had a virus related problem since I started using it I don't generally engage in any risky internet activity. If you're only going to use an online or standalone scanner weekly, or monthly, it may be too late. On the same screen above you can configure it for a specific time of the day.
The greyed icon will be gone. I'm not sure why anyone would pirate a security program, seems kind of counter intuitive. After researching this, I find that the culprit could be my antivirus. Can you tell me how to mark it as solved? Sorry to be such a pest, Vince I know, I know. I very much prefer intuitive software, also, but now and again you just have to read a help file. Click on edit scan chedule. Note Keep in mind that making an improper change in the registry can cause problems with your computer.
Can't take nothing buy a few minutes of your time to test the theory. Had to read your question a few times. I was told to get rid of norton and mcafee and use Avast. So why not go without if you can live with the worst possible outcome. Default Manager by Microsoft 6. ZoneLabs gives lengthy instructions on how to do that, but to make it easy, I wrote a simple command file.
That setting in the Resident is because the resident is live. Avast is free as long as you only use it for home use. Do the same in the Startup tab. I am trying to install Ubuntu 12. To disable a program that is enabled, select the program in the list and click Disable. Is any of this doing anything special, or is it the same as if I went to that folder and deleted the files myself? Even if you paused one scan, a new one will start at the chedulet scan time. Is Avast heavy on your system? If you already know the file name of the startup program, use the search below.
But that did not work either. At any rate, It's not letting me go further. I just want to see how fast I can boot. Thanks for the continuing colloquy. Please post your results here, and should you have any questions during this process, post them here and I'll assist you. Bootup took less than two minutes my Holy Grail. If you see earlier notes you will see that I am a curmudgeon.
Several members here have used the uninstaller described in the text below successfully. The Enabled column indicates whether each program is set to start with Windows. Disabling Startup Programs in Windows 10 or 8 or 8. As you type, results display. On many occasions that thing has locked up my drives, prevented me access to my own data or removing things that it shouldn't. As seen in the above example, after right-clicking on WhatPulse and selecting Properties, the file name whatpulse. It works great speed improved.
I have several there I will list the ones that are there and maybe someone can tell me what I don't need on startup. ? Windows Task Manager With the introduction of Microsoft Windows 8, it is now possible to view startup programs, their impact on the computer's boot time, as well as enable and disable the startup programs. I'm not even sure I am on the right track. And for your other question, there are some free total uninstall softwares out there. I continue to use Commodo as the firewall. I select Y, and restart.