Maybe it is their secret way of getting revenge. #12 yakko, Nov 20, 2001 Guest << Ah the magic of windows xp / 2000 stick with win98 >> I can Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the I learned this on Annoyances.org. You may also be interested in: Annoyances.org- Deleting Ghost/Empty Directories 47 Comments Greg September 30, 2004 9:37 PM Talking to Microsoft about this xerox dir. Check This Out
Copyright © 2003-2017 Puget Sound Software, LLC and Leo A. it worked out great!!! Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Windows XP Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Drivers by Category BIOS/Motherboard Drivers CD-ROM/CDR(-W)/DVD Drivers Digital Imaging Internet Shortest path connecting two opposite points on a cube Fix All Warnings And Errors: what is the history of this code quality tactic? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-nwwia-folder.227240/
Raymond Chen says: November 16, 2004 at 11:11 am The reason is, as you noted, the installers that fail if they can't update the file. You might want to reboot as soon as you're done. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Generated Fri, 17 Mar 2017 22:45:32 GMT by s_za3 (squid/3.5.23) | Search MSDN Search all blogs Search this blog Sign in The Old New Thing The Old New Thing What is
search for nwwia. This is the sort of challenge that bytes Why didn't Dumbledore make a sound when he appeared on Privet Drive? Do not attempt to adjust your television set. #6 XMan, Nov 19, 2001 Beau Lifer Joined: Jun 25, 2001 Messages: 17,731 Likes Received: 0 << What does Xerox have to I suspect it may have something to do with the fact that the FindFirstChangeNotification function can't watch a directory that doesn't exist.) Why is xrxflnch.exe so special?
Change all their names (highlight the file and hit F2) to sfcfilesold.dll. What is this folder and how can I get rid of it? Notenboom Ask Leo! https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20041116-00/?p=37303 Type in "regedit" without the quotes and click "OK".
If theres another site on the web that will talk about knitting one day, programming the next, with plenty of obscure windows trivia mixed in between, I haven't found it. They also did this to make sure that the blame of being intrusive and monopolistic falls on Microsoft. Reply With Quote August 4th, 2005,03:12 PM #5 F_A_L_C_O_N View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2002 Posts 3,265 Originally Posted by SexyMF All such grief could have No, create an account now.
Do a search for the folder in question, once found right-click on the entry and close the handle. http://ask-leo.com/what_is_program_filesxeroxnwwia_and_how_do_i_get_rid_of_it.html both are read only folders with nothing in the mwwia folder. Just search for all copies of the file you want to change, then make a batch file which will overwrite all copies right after each other with your version. The time now is 06:45 PM.
It is perfectly harmless so leave it alone. his comment is here I"ve not tried it, it was recommended to me and I was told to back up my registry before running it http://www.litepc.com/ XPlite This is for windows XP Melodi, May Steele Aug 9, 2008 Loading... Every time I see that folder it's just a reminder that my computer won't do what I want it to do.
asked 7 years ago viewed 4152 times active 2 years ago Upcoming Events 2017 Community Moderator Election ends Mar 28 Related 1mspsueom.dll file missing2what can cause a folder to become indestructible?1Unusually This ability was licenced from Xerox, despite the fact that every scanner uses it's own ocr program much better than XP built in generic hit or miss form If you are Some people seemed to get really worked up about it, but really ... http://internetpasswordpro.com/what-is/what-is-a-folder-in-computer.html The directory Program Files\xerox\nwwia is NOT created > by a virus.
The Tip Jar: Buy Leo a Latte! tedstyle November 19, 2005 2:20 AM download this program from systernals.com called process explorer. You can't have a file and folder with the same name.
Does my new, XP Pro laptop ALREADY have a virus? xerox-->nwwia??? Seems to just hang there forever. Reply With Quote August 3rd, 2005,10:49 PM #3 whutsupdoc View Profile View Forum Posts Master of my Domain Join Date Jul 2000 Location OUT of my MIND Posts 1,283 finally got
If you want to read, copy a text file with the protected name into the folder. That way, the files would be in the right place and follow the same rules as everything else. Leo A. navigate here MD chris December 22, 2005 2:23 AM I found that the easiest thing is to boot windows in safe mode and then delete the folders through command prompt...
Hot swapping people in a scrum team Variable Argument Mathematical Function What do the release notes for the Express Migration Tool mean when they refer to "etalon"? The install program fails because it can't write to MSVCRT.DLL. Consider what happens if system files were ACL'd so that installers couldn't write to them: You buy a printer at your local computer store. Leo July 20, 2005 8:29 AM It is not.
The folder is no longer locked, you can go rename the folder and fix the capitalization.