-=PCTechTalk=- Re: flying window icon

I run Adaware but not Spybot.  Adaware shows nothing.
Sandi
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Hank" <hdka@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 7:05 PM
Subject: -=PCTechTalk=- Re: flying window icon


> I would like to know, Do you run Spybot? I want to know if it is something
spybot would kill.
> Sincerely Yours,
> Hank
>
>   ----- Original Message ----- 
>   From: SandiBeach
>   To: pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 6:48 PM
>   Subject: -=PCTechTalk=- Re: flying window icon
>
>
>   O.K. Cosmic, Clint, and Hank--I hear you loud and clear!  And learned
>   something new today as well.  I just now went to drag it back to the
desktop
>   and, lo and behold, there was another of the little "buggers" already on
my
>   desktop.  Now I am going to zip and send to you Cosmic.
>   Thanks to all.
>   Sandi
>   ----- Original Message ----- 
>   From: "Clint Bateman" <cbateman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>   To: <pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>   Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 4:57 PM
>   Subject: -=PCTechTalk=- Re: flying window icon
>
>
>   > right click on it and restore it first.
>   >
>   > clint
>   >
>   > -----Original Message-----
>   > From: pctechtalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   > [mailto:pctechtalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of SandiBeach
>   > Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 4:40 PM
>   > To: pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   > Subject: -=3DPCTechTalk=3D- Re: flying window icon
>   >
>   >
>   > Cosmic, I have a bunch of these in the recycle bin but when I right
>   > click on it I do not get an option to zip and send.  And, by the way,
I
>   > just shut down my computer due to thunderstorms and rebooted a few
>   > minutes ago.  The icon did not appear so that is not the trigger.
Sandi
>   > ----- Original Message -----=20
>   > From: "*=C7=F5$m=EF=A2*" <Cosmic@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>   > To: <pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>   > Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 1:55 PM
>   > Subject: -=3DPCTechTalk=3D- Re: flying window icon
>   >
>   >
>   > > What version of windows are you running ?? Also any chance you
could=20
>   > > zip
>   > it and send it to me off list I can try and look at it .. I have the
>   > same thing but it is not the Window icon <I changed all my system
icons>
>   > and I am running XP .. For me it turns out to be a copy of my Address
>   > book .. It doesn't seem to happen all the time though ..
>   > >   ----- Original Message -----=20
>   > >   From: Sylviavandewall
>   > >   To: pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   > >   Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 2:39 PM
>   > >   Subject: -=3DPCTechTalk=3D- Re: flying window icon
>   > >
>   > >
>   > >
>   > >   Hello Sandi,
>   > >   I can't help you here but I just want to say, I have the same
>   > problem
>   > >   already for a long time. Every time I plan to ask the group what
>   > that
>   > >   problem can be but my English is not so good and I didn't know
how=20
>   > > to
>   > tell
>   > >   this problem in English. I'm happy with you asking it on here so
>   > maybe
>   > >   somebody knows what it is and I can be helped also.
>   > >   Sylvia.........Holland.
>   > >
>   > >
>   > >
>   > >   > For some time now I periodically have an icon show up on my=20
>   > > desktop
>   > with
>   > >   the
>   > >   > upper right corner turned down and a flying window in a=20
>   > > rectangular
>   > shaped
>   > >   > icon.  Also there is ~ under it.
>   > >   > Properties says it is 247 kb and is MS-DOS name.  I ran a
virus=20
>   > > scan
>   > and
>   > >   it
>   > >   > was clean so opened it and it went to an "open with" option.  I
>   > chose
>   > >   > notepad and that was too small so went to WordPad and the
stuff=20
>   > > that
>   > comes
>   > >   > up is gibberish--lots of little squares, etc.  Acrobat Reader
says
>   >
>   > > '~'
>   > is
>   > >   > not a supported file type or the file has been corrupted
(i.e.=20
>   > > sent as
>   > an
>   > >   > attachment and was not correctly decoded).
>   > >   > Guess it is no big problem but I am curious about what this is.
I
>   > have
>   > >   > deleted it numerous times and it keeps popping back up.  I
checked
>   > the
>   > >   > recycle bin and counted 8 of them since I last emptied the bin.
I
>   > usually
>   > >   > leave my computer on 24/7 so this may be just happening at boot
>   > up.  I
>   > >   will
>   > >   > pay attention from now on and see if that is the case.
>   > >   > Does anyone know what this icon is for and why it is  persisting
>   > in
>   > >   residing
>   > >   > on my desktop?
>   > >   > Sandi
>   > >
>   > >
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