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Problem with 8GadgetsPack - Multiple instances

  1. #1

    Problem with 8GadgetsPack - Multiple instances

    The software has been working fine for months, but now it freezes at startup with multiple instances of its Network Monitor II and System Monitor II gadgets. I have been trying to resolve that all day along, but nothing.

    1st try: Uninstall >> Run CCleaner >> Reboot >> Reinstall

    2nd try: Uninstall >> Run CCleaner >> Reboot >> Run CCleaner >> Reboot >> Reinstall

    3rd try: System Restore >> Reboot >> Message: "System Restore could not be finished : Error"

    4th try: Live without the software - OK

    All tries to resolve the odd bug , except the 4th one, failed !!!
    What file may be keeping the bad configuration data?

    Thanks in advance.

    Last edited by vrosa; 03 Mar 2014 at 04:45.

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  2. #2

    5th try: Eliminate all reference traces to registry key {30B62757-D45D-48E8-BF43-8379330E61AB} and delete all hidden files inside installation folder - OK

    It WORKED !

    Last edited by vrosa; 03 Mar 2014 at 04:47.
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  3. #3

    There has been a new version 10 released last week, it solved most of my problems since upgrading to Win 8.1. 8GadgetPack - Gadgets for Windows 8 / 8.1

    Hope this helps

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  4. #4

    Hey, tonymarcus: many thanks for the heads-up on the new version. I use 8GadgetPack and the last version I saw was version 8.
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  5. #5

    No problems
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  6. #6

    How are you getting on with version 10, mine is sometimes crashing at start up and recently my PC is freezing at the metro screen after booting, I think it might be version 10 causing this. Any problems on your machine?


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