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katelook PSI will not open
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I have a Windows XP with service pack 3 on it and Secunia PSI will not open. It downloaded and installed just fine. When I double click on Secunia PSI icon in the lower right corner to run a scan, a white box opens up and then closes. I have un-installed this program several times and re-installed it by re-downloading it from the website. I have this program on 2 other computers (1 Windows XP with SP3 and 1 Windows 7) and it runs just fine. Please HELP.

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Anthony Wells RE: PSI will not open
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Hi ,

It is likely that you have a specific XP problem affecting your specific XP system (not all are affected!!)

Make sure you have all your IE settings correct and , most important , that the two specific workarounds (either one or the other or both) are applied as per this FAQ ; scroll down for the XP workarounds :-

http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal...

Hope that helps . Let us know how you go .

Anthony

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katelook RE: PSI will not open
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AWESOME!!! Turning off the advanced text services did the trick. Thanks so much for you quick and perfect reply!! :)
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Anthony Wells RE: PSI will not open
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Pleased to hear that you are sorted :)) Thank you for letting us know .

Take care

Anthony



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