Some ifno from a tech site:
System Tray background task which gets installed by the drivers for
Shuttle Technology products (now part of SCM MicroSystems). SCM
MicroSystems is an OEM manufacturer - that is, it makes/assembles the
original products which are then sold under various badges by other
companies (e.g. DataFab,Hewlett-Packard, Apple, etc..). The products
include USB card readers, USB CD-Writers, USB Zip or Flash Drives, USB
LS-120 drives, etc.. ICONFIG sits in the System Tray and its sole
purpose seems to be to provide connection and status info about your
On some systems, and depending on which reselling manufacturer has
adapted the original drivers, ICONFIG hogs resources and also causes
crashes. Disable with The Ultimate Troubleshooter if you have
The problem has also been reported with wifi devices.
You could try disabling ir at statrup:
Start > run > type "msconfig" without the quotes.
Clck the startup tab, scroll through the list until you find the entry and untick it.
This will prevent it from loading at startup, but will not remove the software from your system.