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synth junky

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Messenger service
    #4311550 - 06/18/05 07:46 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

just got my computer together now every 2 min I'm getting this

message telling me to stop windows needs immediate attention
and to download some registry repair

any one know how to get rid of this?

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Re: Messenger service [Re: SKINNYDOGGY]
    #4311659 - 06/18/05 08:38 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

you need to disable the messenerg service + many more that are most likely enabled - these might cause security problems, annoyance, and wasted memory.

disable messenger:

run>type "services.msc" w/o quotes
scroll down to messenger>right click>disable

if you'd like to see what else to disable
check out blackviper's site (actually a mirror)

read the instructions
pretty easy to do

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The Duk Abides

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Re: Messenger service [Re: Vvellum]
    #4311696 - 06/18/05 08:55 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

Yes, get rid of Messenger. It's crap.

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The Extremist

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Re: Messenger service [Re: Le_Canard]
    #4318465 - 06/20/05 09:57 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

goto www.windowsupdate.com

update ur PC to windows xp sp2

it adds aload of shit, and disables certain things, ur pcs probally has so many security holes in it

also sp2 adds a goood firewall to ur xp machine

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Re: Messenger service [Re: cadam]
    #4318785 - 06/20/05 11:35 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

Install service pack 2 and all of your updates as soon as possible. People still bitch and moan about sp2, but they're almost always dumbfucks who had it coming anyways.

Disable the messenger service because it's just a spyware and spam magnet. Too highly abused, and you don't need it anyways. Download adaware, spybot, a decent firewall, a good defrag problem like diskeeper, and a registry cleaner like crap cleaner if you had a little more proficiancy.

Asides from that you should be good.

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Re: Messenger service [Re: browndustin]
    #4318827 - 06/20/05 11:45 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

yeah, sp2 is essential. I recommend slipstreaming sp2 instead of installing on top of your current installation.

even with sp2, you'll need to modify your services - plenty of bogus shit is still enabled that you do not need. see the link I provided to see what is necessary/unnecessary.

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