Solved

msconfig related.....

Posted on 2004-10-15
9
284 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
Dear Experts,
When I put "msconfig" in run and than press ok.
 start-> run ->msconfig ->System Configuration Utility

Following two things are coming back when I restart my computer
(evenif I remove "checkmark").
netsvr(netsvr.exe) ->HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
mobsync(mobsync.exe/logon) ->HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

What should I do so it won't come back whenever I restart
my computer.

Thanks,
bob
0
Comment
Question by:bhavesh55
  • 3
  • 2
9 Comments
 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:SheharyaarSaahil
ID: 12320991
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:sunray_2003
ID: 12321055
BOb

have you tried to go to that specific location and remove that exe file and checked if it would come back again.

make sure you are removing an unwanted process and make sure to backup registry before deleting
0
 

Author Comment

by:bhavesh55
ID: 12779492
When i search "netsvr.exe"  &  "mobsync.exe" both are under "c:/winnt/system32".but in msconfig it shows different path.So i am confuse what to do ?

If i remove and some program uses it than i am in trouble.

Thanks.
0
Backup Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Backup all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:SheharyaarSaahil
ID: 12779525
>> but in msconfig it shows different path
what does msconfig show about the netsvr.exe's path!

** remember that mobsync.exe is a valid process.... you are not requried to remove the file from the system.... if you dont want to see it running and starting... then you can just untick it and that should stop it..... you dont need to delete this file :)
0
 

Author Comment

by:bhavesh55
ID: 12814055
Dear SheharyaarSaahil,
I unclick all and when i restart my computer only 2 of the above files are coming back.So I don't want to unclick everytime when i restart my computer.I don't want to run anyfile in background which are using memory.

I need permanent solution.

Thanks.
0
 
LVL 65

Accepted Solution

by:
SheharyaarSaahil earned 250 total points
ID: 12814094
bhavesh please try this, Download HijackThis v1.98.2 from here, run it and Save the LOG file:
http://tools.radiosplace.com/HijackThis.exe

Then Post that log at this site >> http://www.hijackthis.de
hit analyse, scroll down, hit save analyse, a new page will open, please post here the address of the new page :)
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
VSS on host & VM 10 400
Windows SBS 2003 filling up disk with NTbackup files 6 177
Video card with drivers for Windows 2000 8 144
Get process CPU use Win2000 server in visual basic 12 137
NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
A customer recently asked me about anti-malware and the different deployment options available for his business. Daily news about cyberattacks, zero-day vulnerabilities, and companies that suffered a security breach made him wonder if the endpoint a…
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, fr…
Sending a Secure fax is easy with eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com). First, just open a new email message. In the To field, type your recipient's fax number @efaxsend.com. You can even send a secure international fax — just include t…

867 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now