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Windows 7: Taskkill

22 Nov 2010   #11
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
Unless I'm missing something, I don't understand what advantage that this offers, because it still requires a reboot, which is exactly what I want to
avoid.

EDIT: It kind of sounds as though it is for permanently deleting the process, rather than just killing the inoperative process.


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22 Nov 2010   #12
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

It does kill and delete the process. Are you sure that your command is correct?
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23 Nov 2010   #13
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

I have not tried it, I'm only going by what I read. However, your response seems to confirm what I think that it said...it not only kills it, but also deletes it. That would be fine in the case of some kind of malware, but that is not what I want to do. If the process is actually deleted, then the program is no longer operative. That would be like slaughtering a chicken, because you didn't like scrambled eggs.
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23 Nov 2010   #14
Maxxwire

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Thanks for the link seekermeister!
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