Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Registry Editor


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Robotics

Robotics

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:10:52 PM

Posted 31 August 2011 - 08:52 AM

The problem I have concerns starting up, the system is looking for C:\Documents~1\user\Locals~1\Temp\Sym and is unable to locate and won't continue until I acknowloge ok and then it progresses to start up I have searched for this file and found it in the registry editor under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Software-Microsoft-Windows-Current user-Runonce where it appears as ab Syminstallstub as the name, REG_SZ as the type and C:\Documents~1\User~1\Temp\Sym as the Data.
I have tried to delete this file as the administrator,have taken full control as the user, safe mode used anti viris and spyware to try and delete but no good, disabled system restore and repeated all above still no good tried CCleaner and Hijack this still no good.
When I try all the above it goes through the process of deleting but when I do another proceedure and come back to it there it is again.
Also tried to disable error reporting but it takes no notice of this, are there any software options out there that can maybe rid me of this problem.
Looking fwd to hearing from you.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 boopme

boopme

    To Insanity and Beyond


  • Global Moderator
  • 73,440 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:NJ USA
  • Local time:08:52 AM

Posted 31 August 2011 - 09:01 AM

Hello, what is your Operating System?

See if its gone after this.

Run TFC by OT (Temp File Cleaner)
Please download TFC by Old Timer and save it to your desktop.
alternate download link

Save any unsaved work. TFC will close ALL open programs including your browser!
Double-click on TFC.exe to run it. If you are using Vista, right-click on the file and choose Run As Administrator.
Click the Start button to begin the cleaning process and let it run uninterrupted to completion.
Important! If TFC prompts you to reboot, please do so immediately. If not prompted, manually reboot the machine anyway to ensure a complete clean.
How do I get help? Who is helping me?For the time will come when men will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear....Become a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users