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Windows 7: Should I allow these updates to MS?

13 Sep 2013   #1

Win 7 64 bit
Should I allow these updates to MS?

I run a script that blocks updates to software until I say "yes". Every ten minutes windows pop up asking me to update:

MS Office (I've never used it) 2010 (this is a 2012 Dell 'puter) cvh.exe yet it tells me the change is in a .doc file extension.


Ok to allow changes?

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13 Sep 2013   #2

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

I'm no expert but I do have a idea.
Is Office 2010 a Starter Office that came loaded with the new computer?

If so it has a time limit that it can be used free for trial purposes. After that time period you will get a pop up asking you to buy a full Office 2010.
If this is what is causing your problem their are two ways of stopping the pop up that I know of.
1. Update the Office to the full retail version.
2. Remove Office Starter that came with the computer.
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13 Sep 2013   #3

Win 7 64 bit

No, this is the warning that exe and doc files are to be changed.

Msoo.exe is one wanting to be changed but a search shows it can be an exploit. I think I will turn off the pop up abd delete Office. The warnings creep me out.
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13 Sep 2013   #4

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

Let us know how things go after you remove Office.

This Tutorial by Brink could also help after removing Office.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Also this from Bare Foot Kid.

Disk Cleanup : Extended
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14 Sep 2013   #5

Win 7 64 bit

Three Office programs removed. Starter, Office and Click-To-Run. No errors but I haven't rebooted yet. Thank you. Will check your links tomorrow
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19 Sep 2013   #6

Win 7 64 bit

4 days and no issues.
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