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mobsync .exe/logon

Alan

its only fun
#1
Hi,

First off glad to see the site back:D

Secondly can any one tell me about this "mobsync .exe/logon"

that starts up every time, even though I disable it at start up?

Is it needed or is not? and if not how do I stop it from running at start up?


Any help appreciated

Cheers
Alan
 

Alan

its only fun
#3
Hi Iceman,


everytime i delete it just re-appears, thats why there are two entries in the start up config box [see att'ed 1st post]

I've just done a search on google and it seems to be something to do with off line web pages.

I think its a matter of removing a registry key to stop it from loading :eek:

Not to happy messing in there so will do a little more homework on it.

Thanks for the reply though

Cheers
Alan
 
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seba79

Guest
#4
I have 3 computers with win xp, but only in one registry is "mobsync .exe/logon", what is this and what for ?
 
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Rootz

Guest
#5
It's the offline files module and it's part of the Windows operating system, it runs at logon, logoff and every now and then during a working session in the background (detects low usage of the system and starts syncronizing network folders, favorites websites...)

disable offline files if you don't want it to load.
 
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Rootz

Guest
#6
Originally posted by Iceman
It's not on mine, just delete it from there.

:cool:
yah cool, unfortunately it will pop out again in a minute. gotta disable it, you can't just go there and delete system processes or registry keys...

reminds me when several years ago I thought that my new windows95 system would have been much more tidy and cool with everything in order... I thought *autoexec... what's that for?* and I moved it out of C:\
you can imagine the rest of the story.
 
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lsdwebs

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#8
Originally posted by Rootz
yah cool, unfortunately it will pop out again in a minute. gotta disable it, you can't just go there and delete system processes or registry keys...

reminds me when several years ago I thought that my new windows95 system would have been much more tidy and cool with everything in order... I thought *autoexec... what's that for?* and I moved it out of C:\
you can imagine the rest of the story.
Yeah we had a user here where I work file all of her system files into one folder alphabetically. It wasn't long before her machine went poof! and submitted a service request from a co-workers machine for help.
 

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