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Window Sys32 Properties Appears On Opening

Q: Window Sys32 Properties Appears On Opening

Everytime i turn on my computer Sys32 properties appears on the screen of my window, please help me solve the problem
below is the detailed discription of the problem

Sys 32 Properties

Type: Application

Origin: c-1-3-64-8794238531-8742492-9897532

Size: 0 bytes

Thank you again

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A: Window Sys32 Properties Appears On Opening

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wostone said:

I installed a hard drive into my pc to access stored movies. The drive appears in explorer but when trying to open drive I get the message please insert disk media into storage device. Any tricks on how to get to the files.
ThanksClick to expand...

You might have auto-run worm on the system. Does it appear on C also? When last you scan your system for malware/spyware/adware/worms/viruses/trojans?
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1) Does this enclosure come with its own AC adapter? Make sure its connected powered on

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hi kheb20

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just an update for you... i've seen your post and plan to look into your problem so i will get back to you again.. probably later today.
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-=Go here to download the HP service manual:

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Repost if you're still having problems.
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Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
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BCP1: C0000005
BCP2: 0063006F
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Video card, memory, power supply, or cpu fan. Transcend memory has a big marketing push to create a "name", but is barely so-so in our experience. Check the latency and timings. You might want to run the free MemTest86 for four hours or 7 passes to rule out memory as an issue.
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Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
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Locale ID: 16393

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