Trying March 7, 2006 2:52 PM Process Explorer can be found here: http://www.sysinternals.com/Utilities/ProcessExplorer.html Go to the very bottem, and find your O/S. Notenboom June 5, 2007 9:16 AM -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Sigh. XP Pro, SP2... The Tip Jar: Buy Leo a Latte!
The directory is an archaic remnant related to Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) and was probably supposed to house Xerox hardware support files. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 11, 2004 6:53 AM PST In reply to: Re: Tell more. Notenboom has been playing with computers since he was required to take a programming class in 1976. Nick June 19, 2006 9:26 AM I did the following: Re-named the .dll files, I've used 12 Ghosts Shredder to then remove those after reboot.
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I got rid of the mystery xerox/nwwia folders! by bemoedee / December 2, 2004 1:35 AM PST In reply to: Thank you Exaltare. what what? The conclusion is that even though the xerox directories seem legit, if you don't have a xerox device attached, the directories are not needed.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tell more. There are… Windows XP Registry Cleaners - Good or harmful to your PC? Uncheck the following startupitems to disable them from running at Windows system start up: pdfpro7hook RegistryController InboxMonitor Selectthe "Services" tab. Just follow tedstyle's directions.
Since \xerox\nwwia showed up on my computer large volumes of data are once again entering and leaving my computer with out my having an explanation for. you can now delete the xerox folder Bobby Jackson November 24, 2005 9:06 PM Thanks tedstyle November 19, 2005 02:20 AM It worked great. Important Note: Before editing the registry, make sure to understand how to restore it if a problem occurs. Home | Reviews and Features | Special Reports | Forums | Register Help Remember Me?
Example: Value:InboxMonitor Data:"C:\Program Files\Xerox Scan To PC Desktop\PDF Converter 7\InboxMonitor.exe"- run If the data entry does not have Open and Closed quotations around the entire file path as shown in the Seems to be part of XP. Step 6: Turn your restore back on and make a restore point for today. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New?
Can you be my personal IT assistant? Step 3: Run Regedt32.exe or regedit.exe Find the all files that begin with webche* and "delete" these keys Step 4: Go to control panel and open the system icon and turn Type "msconfig" into the run field. Article by: ☠ MASQ ☠ Can I legally transfer my OEM version of Windows to another PC? (AKA - Can I put a new systemboard in my OEM PC?) Few of
Reboot and delete xerox directory3. Folder January 12, 2011 7:04 AM I gave you the legit answer to this question and you removed it from your site. db June 20, 2005 1:06 PM I removed the annoying directory (spyware). I can delete them in safe mode but they reappear on reboot.
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share|improve this answer answered Jul 15 '09 at 8:04 VonC 9,69933335 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote According to this it's a harmless "ghost" file. That guy October 16, 2005 1:33 PM If it bothers you to look at it, make it a hidden file. Follow the steps below to back up the registry: Open the Registry Editor by clicking "Start > Run". just let it be, or you can restart your computer and try 2 delete the file before you do anything else which is open other programs etc, that might correspond with
Staff Online Now Cookiegal Administrator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links I haven't laughed so much from reading a thread about a 'wtf is this file/folder' posting. Results will be sfcfiles.dll, in one or more places. Works for me. :) weedo October 24, 2005 3:12 AM Thanks man!
Xerox's drivers are based on the same framework, so this folder also exists though no image devices like scanner are present. There's simply no reason to waste a bunch of time trying to delete it. How many cores can I use with my license? ,,bis Sonntag'': is Sunday included or excluded? joe October 27, 2006 1:53 PM (dont email me) Can somenody tell me plain and simple if it's a virus and if i SHOULD get rid of it?
share|improve this answer answered Jul 15 '09 at 8:04 Rich Adams 532610 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I read a post on ask-leo.com that basically said nobody knows You need that service and that folder if you have a camera or a scanner. "nwwia" stands for "network windows image acquisition". 0 Message Author Comment by:expressdetails ID: 112000732004-05-31 oh Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Please may I ask him to share this information with the rest of us as I for one am totally uncomfortable with having a pointless UNDELETABLE folder placed on my PC,