Since they're been much discussion, I will fill people in. The file is due to a bug in Outlook Express. It's a backup of your address book. It is quite safe to delete, and has nothing to do with any viruses. Fuzzy -- Quidquid Latine dictum sit, altum videtur. Si hoc legere scis, nimium eruditionis habes. Vir sapit qui pauca loquitur. Cras amet qui numquam amavit, quique amavit cras plus amet. Uno itinere non potest perveniri ad tam grande secretum. On Fri, 29 Aug 2003, mep wrote: > ~ << ok see the little thing on my left of this sentence.... there > is a well it looks to be a window logo file page on my desktop... it wasn't > there before today .... ok what it says in property is : > ok pg at the top with that little thingy ~ under for a name...... > > Properties: > > Type : File > Location: C:WINDOWS\Desktop > Size 191KB (195,634bites), 196,608 bytes used > > MS-DOS name: ~ > Created Thrusday, Aug 28,2003 10:12:15PM > Modified Thursday, Aug 28,2003 10:12:16 PM > Accessed: Friday, August 29,2003 > > Attributes 4 squares with Archive square has a check > mark...... > > Now , can any one tell me what the hell this is ???? I am afraid to shut > down the pc because of it... For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.