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During An Ad-aware Scan, My Computer Restarts... What Is Wrong?

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By default, Windows XP is configured by Microsoft to automatically restart during a fatal error or a stop.

 

Windows XP assumes when Ad-Aware is gathering drive info, that Ad-Aware has stopped (or had an error), so Windows restarts.

 

Altering the following settings should correct this.

 

Right-click 'My Computer',

Click the 'Advanced' tab,

Click 'Settings' under 'Startup and Recovery', '

UNCHECK the 'Automatically restart' check box under 'System Failure'.

 

If you uncheck this check box, you may receive an error message if a stop or error occurs.

 

Please let us know if, and what error you receive.

 

Microsoft Knowledge Base Article - Q320299

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