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Topic # 86353 5-Jul-2011 14:36
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Last week I inserted a graphics card into the AGP slot to support the resolution on my new monitor. The computer has onboard VIA/S3 graphics, and since then every time I start Windows I get the VTTimer asking to be run.  I've googled and get conflicting information as to whether I should disable this process or not.  Some sites advise running a registry scan and offer tools to do it, but I'm reluctant to do that unless I know it's safe.  any ides please.


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  Reply # 489675 5-Jul-2011 15:01
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It's fine :) leave it running, part of the standard S3 graphics system from wayyyy back!

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  Reply # 489676 5-Jul-2011 15:03
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Okay thanks :-)  Yes the computer is a little bit older!

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