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Windows 7: Computer folder keeps appearing after startup!

29 Jan 2013   #31
pegs

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29 Jan 2013   #32
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Post a screenshot of that key please
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29 Jan 2013   #33
Kaktussoft

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Run msconfig and disable those autoload programs. At least temporary and reboot. Still same problem?
don't forget to run msconfig again and select "boot normally"
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30 Jan 2013   #34
pegs

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No, that didn't help, Kaktus. Windows Explorer still opened up automatically on boot.
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31 Jan 2013   #35
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pegs View Post
No, that didn't help, Kaktus. Windows Explorer still opened up automatically on boot.
All user accounts have this problem? Create a fresh new account and test.
Also try Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup
don't forget to do step three when finished testing


Click Start, in the search box, type Regedit.

Navigate To > HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

In panel on the right, change value of "Userinit" to : C:\WINDOWS\system32\userinit.exe
Was it already?
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31 Jan 2013   #36
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pegs View Post
No, that didn't help, Kaktus. Windows Explorer still opened up automatically on boot.
Also if booting in "safe mode"?
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31 Jan 2013   #37
oreo27

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Maybe this is a job well suited for Autoruns for Windows.
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