Re: MS AntiSpywareBeta.exe Windows Installer Service could not be accessed

From: Charlie Hauper (
Date: 01/07/05

Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 07:35:58 GMT

In article <mQqDd.11043$>, "Novena
di'Domina" <> wrote:
> Disable unnecessary services to free system resources
> 4.. Jjust right click on "My Computer" and press "manage".
> 5.. This will bring up the Windows XP "Computer Management" program.
> 6.. Near the bottom of the left pane, click on "Services & Applications".
> 7.. Then click on "Services".

Do NOT use "msconfig" to disable services!
Instead type "services.msc".

For a better list of unnecessary Windows XP services to disable in a table titled

PC World publishes a list of unnecessary services to disable,aid,111121,00.asp
in an article titled "Windows Tips: Supercharge Windows by Paring Unneeded

PC World also publishes "Five Steps to a Leaner Cleaner Windows",aid,112039,00.asp
which shows the dozens of unnecessary Windows XP services to disable.