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NEC Handbook problem #187439
06/26/09 10:38 PM
06/26/09 10:38 PM
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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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Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell] #187447
06/27/09 12:15 AM
06/27/09 12:15 AM
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Bad disc?

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


Greg Fretwell
Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell] #187450
06/27/09 01:08 AM
06/27/09 01:08 AM
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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

Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: Bill Addiss] #187454
06/27/09 02:19 AM
06/27/09 02:19 AM
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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
Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: gfretwell] #187457
06/27/09 12:51 PM
06/27/09 12:51 PM
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Greg,

Thanks for the Promo. I do my best.

laugh
Bill

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

Re: NEC Handbook problem [Re: Trumpy] #188090
07/21/09 12:33 PM
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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.


Greg Fretwell

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