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Macrovision Europe Ltd. Cleanup

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#1 112523


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Posted 10 April 2008 - 12:06 PM

When I try to open the Sims 2,
Kerio Personal Firewall displays this warning message
Application path: c:\Documents and Settings\alex\Local Settings\Temp\~e5.0001
Description: Cleanup
File version: 1, 0, 0, 1
Product name: Macrovision Europe Ltd. Cleanup
Product version: 1, 0, 0, 1
Created: 2007/12/4, 00:33:35
Modified: 2008/4/9, 23:38:36
Accessed: 2008/4/10, 16:39:15

Process started by: c:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2\TSBin\Sims2.exe
Description: The Sims 2
File version:
Product name: The Sims 2
Product version:
Created: 2005/9/28, 05:41:38
Modified: 2005/9/28, 05:41:38
Accessed: 2008/4/10, 16:36:01

If I allow it, the sims will run but crash.
If I don't allow it, the sims will not open.

Everytime I delete the file ~e5.0001 it just comes back again.

What is it?

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#2 garmanma


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Posted 10 April 2008 - 01:17 PM

Everything I could find on it shows that it's legit and not malware. Try deleting all of your temp. files, cookies, etc. You might have to remove and reinstall the Sims 2
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