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Windows 7: Compatibility program identification or location

24 Sep 2014   #1
Davee3

windows 7 home preimum
 
 
Compatibility program identification or location

I get the attached image every start up & nothing can seem to get rid of it
Is there a way to identify from the message a location or program name Thanks for help




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24 Sep 2014   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi Welcome to Seven Forums .. The Program in the Link below should help with your issue ...


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24 Sep 2014   #3
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

What happens if you click on Reinstall using recommended settings?
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26 Sep 2014   #4
Alejandro85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
What happens if you click on Reinstall using recommended settings?
Don't do that!!

Not at least until you identify what it's causing it. That option will attempt to run the program with administrator privileges, and if a virus it's the root cause, you for sure won't want to give it full access to your computer. Be sure before entering your password in UAC.
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27 Sep 2014   #5
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Download and run ProcessExplorer. It does not need to be installed.
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Drag-and-drop target to find an image. If you're not sure which application corresponds to which image in Process Explorer, click and drag the little gun sight icon on the Process Explorer toolbar, and drop it on any visible window to find out what process/image it is.
Once the error message is on the screen, start ProcessExplorer and drag the target icon and drop it on the error message window. It will show the process that generated that window highlighted in blue in the PE window.
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