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#1 Prints Phil

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 06:18 AM

I get SSBkgdUpdate.exe confirmation request every start up. I've done a google search on this and found numerous free registry scans and various different suggestions on fixes.

But everything comes up as not compatible with Vista 64bit. I just got my computer last week and was upsold to 64bit. Is 64bit really good or wot?

Anyway, should I disable it or uninstall it altogether? One website says the program can be 10% dangerous because it is able to record inputs and some malware and adware programs camouflage themselves as SSBkgdupdate.exe. Sounds a bit scary.

thanks all

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 01:23 PM

SSBkgdUpdate.exe is used in these programs

ScanSoft
Omnipage
PaperPort
Nuance PDF

Download Codestuff Starter:
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/starter.html
And use it to remove the application from the Startup list
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#3 Prints Phil

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Posted 23 April 2009 - 11:30 AM

yep, thanks. That worked. problem solved




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