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I have a Dell Dimension Desktop, running Windows XP Professional; and every startup, I am prompted to insert a CD to get a Dell Solution Center upgrade. I have deleted (I think) the solution center but the alert, along with Windows installer comes on everytime I start the computer. A second problem seems to be an extreme slowness after dealing with the prior problem. It seems like too many programs are running when I try to connect to the internet (Embarq Hihi Speed)causing me to have to resta


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Hello there,
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\015\012I will try and solve all the problems that you have there.
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\015\0121. The very first problem might be a virus. (the programs running and connecting to the internet) Try downloading this software and running it the tutorial is below the download link. its a small not an antivirus actually but this will help you a lot. (if your system is not totaly damaged by the virus)
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\015\012http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/sUBs/ComboFix.exe - download
\015\012http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix - tutorial
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\015\0122. The problem with the Dell Solution Center Upgrade.
\015\012 a) Press Start and Click on Run
\015\012 b) Type "msconfig" on the text box without the "
\015\012 c) then press on the "startup" tab
\015\012 d) look for the "startup item" then uncheck it all these are the programs that runs befor the desktop show.
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\015\0123. About the camera, try uninstalling(make sure you have the CD to install back the driver) the software first ( in the Start>Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs, then look for the Kodak software. after that plug in your camera and if it looks for a driver just point your path to the CD.
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\015\012Hope this Helps..
\015\012Thank You for using Fixya.
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