Author Topic: Trouble in River City  (Read 1230 times)


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Trouble in River City
« on: December 06, 2010, 02:25:03 PM »
Hi Guys,
This started about 5 days ago.  I was going to run my DVD Fab5, which I haven't run in about 7 months, and it wouldn't launch.  So I thought I better run a virus scan.  I ran Malwarebyes and it came back clean.  I started to run combofix and it said it could not run while Avg was installed on my computer because they don't play well together.  So I tried to remove AVG and it would not delete.  So I downloaded a AVG removal tool and removed AVG.  So I tried to run combofix again and it still wouldn't run.  Don't ask me why.  I deleted DVD Fab5 and tried to reinstall it and it still wouldn't launch.  I have run every virus scan I can think of and I get no where.

Anybody out there have any suggestions ?

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Re: Trouble in River City
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2010, 03:15:57 PM »
Terry, you might have to uninstall and reinstall those programs. I sounds as though they have become corrupted. If everything else is running properly that is the only possibility I can come up with. I have run into the problem with Win 7 of certain programs suddenly not launching when they worked perfectly well a day or so before. I have never had that problem in Win XP, but it does happen, particularly over a period as long as 7 months. If the problem is more generalized you may have to do a total system reinstall, but I wouldn't worry about that yet. Try uninstalling the programs you are having problems with using Add and Remove Programs.
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Re: Trouble in River City
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2010, 05:58:29 PM »
Did you delete the program or did you uninstall it. If I were you I would uninstall dvd fab5. Then I would get something like c cleaner and clean the registry. After a restart I would then reinstall dvd fab5.
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Re: Trouble in River City
« Reply #3 on: December 07, 2010, 08:07:10 AM »
OK Git
I have checked all my other programs and they are running OK.  At least they launch.

OK bbell,
Some programs come with a uninstall feature and some don't.  If they have one I use both, uninstall and add or remove, if not I just use "add or remove".  I have a registry cleaner.  I use that and see what happens.

Thanks of suggestions.  I will let you both know what happens.