Hi Scott, I completely agree! I never install brand new patches and service packs for that very reason. But somehow, someone had turned on the automatic updater feature on that machine and it downloaded the little disaster itself. Pam >-----Original Message----- >From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >[mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Scott McNay >Sent: Friday, July 18, 2003 6:47 PM >To: Pam >Subject: [pcductape] Re: weirdo file > > > >Hi Pam, > >Friday, July 18, 2003, 4:05:41 PM, you wrote: > >P> I had similar problems last week but with a service pack for Win >P> 2k. It caused more trouble than it fixed. > >We're not going to install SP4 at work until the problems get >resolved. Which means we continue with a couple dozen patches per >computer. > >--Scott. > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.