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Why Do I Have Two Msimn.exe Entries In Task Manager?


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#1 bloomcounty

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Posted 04 July 2007 - 09:16 PM

I noticed that I have two msimn.exe entries in Task Manager (and Process Explorer) when OE is open. And when I closed OE, one stayed listed, even though the program is closed.

The PID #'s are 3408 and 628 (whatever that means). The 3408 is the one that goes away when OE is closed. The 628 one is the one that remains after the program is closed. When I reopened OE, the second entry came back, but this time the PID # was 860. The 628 one still remains.

Is this normal? If so, what's the reason for it?

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Posted 05 July 2007 - 09:31 AM

A bit more info...

So after I restarted my computer, and opened OE, there was only one in Task Manager. I do notice that if you have OE open, then open an email, then close OE (but keep the email open), then reopen OE, a second OE shows up in Task Manager for half a second and goes away. But that doesn't explain why I had two in there yesterday and one of the wouldn't go away, even with all emails and the program closed...

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