program file opens on start up

  SirGalahad2004 13:31 27 Jul 04
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hi
every time i restart my puter . my program files folder opens , how can i stop this , I'm on windows xp and Ive done a few system restores to before problem started , also done virus scan , and run adaware
any advice would be appreciated

  jonnytub 13:54 27 Jul 04

go to start, click on run, type msconfig, go to the startup tab, make sure there isn't amything ticked relating to the program files folder, although it would be strange if there was.

  jonnytub 13:58 27 Jul 04

"although it would be strange if it was" DOH

  SirGalahad2004 14:08 27 Jul 04

jonnytub

just tried that nothing changed . thanks for suggestion though

  jonnytub 14:11 27 Jul 04

what about the startup folder?

  inneedofhelp 14:12 27 Jul 04

this might seem too simple, but go to start, programs, startup, and delete any shortcuts in there.

  jonnytub 14:17 27 Jul 04

try a reg cleaner click here

  SirGalahad2004 16:23 27 Jul 04

problem sorted . did what inneedofhelp said

thanx all

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