is not listed... If it is a scanner driver, it will use this folder to save something. You should no longer and will "never" see the ghost directories again. Please follow the steps below to do this: Click on "Start > Run".
thank u!!! i found this map i program\xerox\nwwia but do not know this program and like to know what this software do to my computer... Then highlight each file, one at a time, and hit F2 and change the name to "sfcfilesold.dll". 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.
by R. A friend of mine got freaked out when i said i had it and he said it was a hacking file and hasn't spoke to me since Leo Notenboom October 27, It will come with it so dont worry it i snothing bad. Folder January 12, 2011 7:04 AM I gave you the legit answer to this question and you removed it from your site.
The folder appearing at system startup will have no effect other than the window just being displayed on the Windows Desktop. Loading... windows-xp share|improve this question edited Jul 3 '14 at 13:11 Cfinley 1,4053817 asked Jul 15 '09 at 7:58 Noam Gal 260817 This deserves a 'jerry-seinfeld' tag or something for change sfcfiles to sfcfilesold, reboot win and delete xerox and nwwia chanss May 18, 2007 3:16 AM Above adivice about changing name of sfcfiles, did NOT help.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... My suggestion would be to ignore it. 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.
by kt9009 / November 10, 2004 5:24 PM PST In reply to: Re: ..\xerox\nwwia? Did SP2 stick 'em on??? Browse other questions tagged windows-xp or ask your own question. I do not believe it is a benign file/directory.
Also, it is safe. There are… Windows XP Registry Cleaners - Good or harmful to your PC? Just trying to let people know it's harmless. • Comments on this entry are closed. If it is a printer, it is only opened but on operation is performed.
Advanced Search Forum General Forums General Tech Talk and Support whats this folder.... pleace help me!! fiat lux March 21, 2006 11:36 AM Thanks for setting my mind at ease! According to reports circulating around the internet, it finds its origins in a Xerox/Windows XP deal that did not resolve.
When I right click on the folder and choose properties it is empty! ) It has 0 folders, and 0 files inside of it. Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion ..\xerox\nwwia? Article by: ☠ MASQ ☠ Can I legally transfer my OEM version of Windows to another PC? (AKA - Can I put a new systemboard in my OEM PC?) Few of I learned this on Annoyances.org.
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I can delete them in safe mode but they reappear on reboot. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - What is '\Program Files\XEROX\NWWIA', how do I get rid of it by sonic_ladybug / June 28, 2008 8:54 PM PDT In reply to: Please read the comment immediately preceding yours. This directory is being watched by Windows File Protection, because it needs to protect the file xrxflnch.exe should it ever show up. (Why does the directory have to exist in order
i do not see any thing whit this software do not use it and can not delete this software or uninstall... The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Close any programs that might be using the file and try again." I have no idea at all what program is using it since there is nothing in those two folders! NoYes Please tell us how we can make this answer more useful.
I have had it for a couple of years, before I got windows xp, and in order to upgrade it for use on windows xp you have to delete all xerox Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/227240 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Leo A. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: ..\xerox\nwwia?
XP Pro, SP2... You may also be interested in: Annoyances.org- Deleting Ghost/Empty Directories 47 Comments Greg September 30, 2004 9:37 PM Talking to Microsoft about this xerox dir. Stay logged in Sign up now! Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
Limit by category This button does not work with screen readers. Just ignore it. Although we can deleted it in Safe Mode but it I think we cannot delete this folder completely since it will be recreated while you restart the computer and the printer/scanner sarah May 31, 2005 3:42 PM The Xerox folder is to do with the scanning software built into XP - it's licensed from Xerox.
but did find this mapping on my c: but seeing on other forum that it is normal on xp to have that but i dont thing so.. 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. c:\programmer\xerox\nwwia hope that help you..