In a message dated 4/23/02 6:37:30 PM Central Daylight Time, ebbourg@xxxxxxxxxxxxx writes: > Lately at start up a new window opens: C:\WINDOWS.000\SYSTEM. It's not > a big deal and it causes no problem other than the minor irritation of > having to close it. Any ideas about why and how to end it? Some places to check: The startup folder (in c:\windows\startmenu\programs\startup) on this computer, the autoexec.bat file, if you have one, and some of the ".ini" files. If you don't see what's causing it in some of these, perhaps others have suggestions, also. Gary - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.