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Log in or Sign up Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Registered Members Current Visitors Recent Activity Donate User Guide User i too tried to remove it and got the same message and i also hate empty folders that you cant remove. Leo A. xerox-->nwwia??? navigate here

The xerox folder is 0 bytes in size. Nevermind that they are both empty. This ability was licenced from Xerox, despite the fact that every scanner uses it's own ocr program much better than XP built in generic hit or miss form If you are If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

The time now is 07:59 AM. http://blogs.msdn.com/oldnewthing/archive/2004/11/16/258220.aspx ..you may find an empty C:\Program Files\Xerox directory. c:\programmer\xerox\nwwia hope that help you.. But it just doesn't mater.

Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Use many words and supply more information.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: ..\xerox\nwwia? I swear when I removed it and surfed in safe mode my adware stopped; I assumed it had something to do with it...I guess not. Every attempt I have made at deleting the folder has failed.

If you have a question, start by using the search box up at the top of the page - there's a very good chance that your question has already been answered I've just stopped the WIA snap in. Why it shows up empty, and why it remains protected by the operating system is as best we can tell, a mystery. • For what it's worth, it benign. An 18 year career as a programmer at Microsoft soon followed.

Welcome to the new PC Perspective forums! Notenboom May 18, 2007 11:04 AM -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Folks, let me really clear about something: YOU DON'T NEED TO DELETE IT. I learned this on Annoyances.org. The short answer is that it does appear to be something related to "Windows Image Acquisition", which is a common component of Windows.

I can't find any examples right now of files which I can not delete, but I do know that they exist. http://superuser.com/questions/176/whats-the-deal-with-the-c-program-files-xerox-nwwia-folder Proffitt Forum moderator / November 9, 2004 9:04 PM PST In reply to: ..\xerox\nwwia? i dont know why they cant be removed but thats one of the mysteries of a computer i guess. Xp has inbuilt ability to scan and OCR docs.

But I was able to find no reference to it in the registry. check over here kmilewe May 15, 2007 8:45 AM yes, it works ! Thanks again Akhenaton22 Btw, forum looks nice, although i cant find how to search within a forum, where is it? Cookies Registration Notice Resolved Can I delete the Xerox folder?

And for whatever reason windows seems to like to tap into these restored files. Support WindowsBBS Arie, #5 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in I suspect it may have something to do with the fact that the FindFirstChangeNotification function can't watch a directory that doesn't exist.) icyimeir, Mar 22, 2008 #4 This thread has http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-remove/cannot-remove-avg-7-5.html Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

Copyright © 2003-2016 Puget Sound Software, LLC and Leo A. Quick Links HelpWithWindows.com RoseCitySoftware.com Recommended Links Menu Log in or Sign up Search Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. While the files are no longer part of the XP installation, the directory is still created.The directory is highly resistant to deletion because it is protected by Windows XP File Protection.

I don't like that it's there, but so long as it is not actually spyware / a trojan / other malware I'm not going to bother getting rid of it.

http://blogs.msdn.com/oldnewthing/archive/2004/11/16/258220.aspx ..you may find an empty C:\Program Files\Xerox directory. Article C2129 - July 17, 2004 « » Share this article with your friends: Leo A. From a time standpoint, this has probably been going on ever since I got the computer, but first noticed it maybe a year or so ago. MD chris December 22, 2005 2:23 AM I found that the easiest thing is to boot windows in safe mode and then delete the folders through command prompt...

Check these links for more info and how to remove.»pub47.ezboard.com/ftufat ··· 81.topic»computing.net/windowsxp/ ··· 453.html (response no. 16)PS: I found these links, and more info, by doing a Google search for 'nwwia' XenForo add-ons by Waindigo™ ©2015 Waindigo Ltd. ▲ ▼ current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. It's not hurting anything. weblink How the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar works The MacBook Pro now has a digital function bar that's actually a dynamic screen.

share|improve this answer answered Jul 15 '09 at 8:04 VonC 9,31933331 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote According to this it's a harmless "ghost" file. The Tip Jar: Buy Leo a Latte! Converting the weight of a potato into a letter grade Why did the best potions master have greasy hair? Parts advice for a DIY router? [Networking] by Onaran263.

So please help out the rest of us plebs and share the knowlege man......Cheers Cherry Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - So how DO you delete this folder? Leo A. Hyper Derivative definition. Some people seemed to get really worked up about it, but really ...

I don't know. But you cannot delete it due to its special function unless you remove Xerox devices. " there u have it from the horse's mouth!!! ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. I suspect it may have something to do with the fact that the FindFirstChangeNotification function can't watch a directory that doesn't exist.) Why is xrxflnch.exe so special?

Trying March 7, 2006 2:52 PM Process Explorer can be found here: http://www.sysinternals.com/Utilities/ProcessExplorer.html Go to the very bottem, and find your O/S. My first impression was foul play!. Hope that works, and if not.. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.