Every time I start my computer up, the Common folder in C:\Program Files\Common comes up. Why?

There is nothing in the folder at all, so do I need it? Is there a way to tell the computer to stop bringing it up at start up? It is really quite annoying, it's bothersome to have to close the folder before I get started, plus it takes time to load up. Any suggestions? Thanks ahead of time!

6 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    to remove that click on START>RUN

    in the RUN dialogue box type in MSCONIFG and press ENTER

    This should bring up a window, there is a STARTUP tab, click on it

    Inside the startup tab there is a list of items with checkboxes on the left hand side of those items, find the one that says C:\Program Files\Common and uncheck it, click apply and ok to close the window...

    The computer will ask you to restart, DO IT

    After you restart a window will show saying that you used msconfig, and etc... just check DON'T SHOW AGAIN at the bottom of that screen and you'll be all set :)

    if you need more help just email me

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Hi Elle, run the following two menus of ccleaner

    cleaner > Analyze > Run Cleaner

    Issues > Scan For Issues > Fix Selected Issues

    if you do not have ccleaner installed, then Read Howto and Download free CCleaner from the link below


  • 1 decade ago

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  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    One word Malwarebytes. Google search it and install it and I can bet money that it will find and remove it in a 10 minute quick scan.

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  • 1 decade ago

    run MSCONFIG and uncheck the launch of C:Program Files\commom

  • 1 decade ago

    iam tired now so i couldnt answer

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