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Posted on 2004-10-24
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Hi everyone,

I keep getting an anoying bubble at the bottom of my screen when i boot up saying `your computer may be at risk. I just want to stop automatic updates but without the bubble. Please help.

Manogolata
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    by:SheharyaarSaahil
    Hello Mangolata =)

    if its Win2000\XP, then Goto Start>Run>services.msc
    and right clcik on Automatic Updates and clcik Properties
    set the startup type to Disable and restart
    Automatic Updates are disabled now !!
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    I donot have windows xp Sp2 here but going to control panel (i guess) you should access to security center and configure it so that it wont pop again..

    right-click  My Computer then
    select Properties then look for update tab
    where you can turn off the automatic updating
    of security updates.
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    by:sunray_2003
    Mangolata,

    Glad you got it fixed
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