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wxfw.dll errors on startup- can't get rid of it!


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#1 cantes903

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Posted 09 February 2009 - 03:15 PM

I had The Weather Channel desktop installed on my system. I removed the program but on every startup I get error messages.

The first says: "Invalid Backweb version id '6.32.62'."

The second is: "Unable to load library wxfw.dll. Attempted to load C:\Program Files\The Weather Channel FW\Desktop\wxfw.dll. Err code: 126"

Then the last one says: "Unable to load library wxfw.dll. Attempted to load C:\Program Files\The Weather Channel FW\Desktop\wxfw.dll. Err code: 126"

Once I close out these error messages everything is fine but I would like to get rid of them once and for all. The program has been removed via Add\Remove app.

Any help would be appreciated!
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#2 garmanma

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Posted 09 February 2009 - 09:21 PM

It might have still been running when you uninstalled it and you have some leftover orphaned items
Worth reading:
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/documen...cname=c00061410

BackWeb can also appear in the startup list, Add/Remove Programs list and the registry under other names. Such as: ActivSurf, Backwebagent, hp center, HP Info Express, HP Updates, Kodak Software Updater, LDM, Logitech Desktop Manager, Sccenter, Updates from HP.

I would download Autoruns:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinte...s/bb963902.aspx
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