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#187439 - 06/26/09 10:38 PM NEC Handbook problem  
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Did anyone have problems installing the CDR handbook?
When I try to run setup it runs for a second or two (hourglass) but nothing shows up on the screen.
(from autorun, starting from explorer as administrator or from the run line, same deal).
I tried to reboot, stopped everything I could, tried another CD drive ... no joy.
P4, XP Pro, gig of memory, plenty of disk space ... damifino.

I looked in task manager and I had several instances of setup running so it did start, it just never did anything.

Last edited by gfretwell; 06/26/09 11:25 PM. Reason: update

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#187447 - 06/27/09 12:15 AM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell]  
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Bad disc?


#187448 - 06/27/09 12:48 AM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: noderaser]  
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Update again. It was McAfee
I stopped Mcagent.exe and it started right up.


Greg Fretwell

#187450 - 06/27/09 01:08 AM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell]  
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Originally Posted by gfretwell
Update again. It was McAfee
I stopped Mcagent.exe and it started right up.
I did a couple of searches and couldn't find anyone else reporting problems. Glad to hear you got it straightened out.

FWIW I've had similar things happen with McAfee.

Bill
smile


#187454 - 06/27/09 02:19 AM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: Bill Addiss]  
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Thanks for the speedy service on the disk

Guys Bill will get this stuff out to you pronto.
Buy your NEC stuff here



Greg Fretwell

#187457 - 06/27/09 12:51 PM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell]  
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Greg,

Thanks for the Promo. I do my best.

laugh
Bill


#188082 - 07/21/09 07:08 AM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: Bill Addiss]  
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Says a lot for McAfee, Greg.
Does it come with fries? grin


#188090 - 07/21/09 12:33 PM Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: Trumpy]  
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Virus scanners tend to be viruses themselves.
I ran without one for years. I am just careful what I let load. This came with AOL and I haven't got mad enough at it to blow it away.


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