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Windows 7: Quick question regarding rocketdock

21 Jul 2010   #1
craney5

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Quick question regarding rocketdock

afternoon everyone, just a quick one, i have rocketdock set to open with windows but sometimes it wont load up. It shows in the task manager that its running but even when i try and open it again it wont appear at all.

Sometimes I also get the famous message that rocketdock did not load properly and do i want it to load default icons so i say no and it then appears shortly after this time round.

I would just like to know why the program wont always load with windows sometimes. I have given my user account full control of the folder as well as the admin account which is also myself.

Any ideas?

Many thanks


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21 Jul 2010   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

That is strange. Are you sure it is in the startup programs - check in msconfig. If not, put the shortcut of the Rocketdock.exe into the startup folder. If you type shell:startup into the start/search field and hit Enter, the startup folder will appear.
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21 Jul 2010   #3
craney5

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

thanks for that mate i will give it a try and see how it goes

thanks again
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29 Jul 2010   #4
awer

 
 

thanks for info...
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29 Jul 2010   #5
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Rocket Dock

My install would not open on a boot. Start option was checked in options and entrys for start up were in place. Still no Dice. I used task scheduler to write a task to boot it on start up and it now comes up on a boot.
Not a real good fix but a good workaround.
The Shark
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29 Jul 2010   #6
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HammerHead View Post
My install would not open on a boot. Start option was checked in options and entrys for start up were in place. Still no Dice. I used task scheduler to write a task to boot it on start up and it now comes up on a boot.
Not a real good fix but a good workaround.
The Shark
See post #2 which is an easier option - I think.
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29 Jul 2010   #7
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Dunno

In my case the entry for rocket was already in the startup folder. I have since removed it. (stop attempts at multiple instances)
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