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True Vector TrueVector Service has stop working. this window keeps popping up all the time.If I close out the window. it pops right back. I did have zone alarm installed but I deleted it.

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  • dngettle Mar 10, 2008

    I meant was I uninstalled zone alarm, an windows vista don't have a Add/Remove Programs,windows xp does, oh how I miss xp :~)

  • Hellmark Jun 06, 2008

    My friend downloaded zonealarm and we deleted it and truevector keeps poping up saying it has stopped working i have vista please email me at cumputernerd@yahoo.com

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Click the Start button. Choose Run. Type in msconfig, then click OK. In the window that comes up, click the tab Startup (on the top line). Look for TrueVector Service and uncheck the box next to it. Don't change anything else. Click OK. The next time you start the computer, Msconfig will pop up to tell you you've made a change. Tell it not to start next time and close the window.
That should do it.
By the way, you said you DELETED Zone Alarm. You can't just delete a program. You need to remove it by going to Control Panel and then Add/Remove Programs. Otherwise there will be remnants of the program that might still try to run.

Posted on Mar 10, 2008

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