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Old October 21st, 2001
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Skankin is flying high
Default Xolox crashes on Win ME! PLEASE HELP!!


I have windows ME and whenever i would try and close xolox the right way it would crash my system. To solve this i started closing it by doing alt+ctrl+del and that worked for about a week but now whenever i try opening up xolox it opens up and then freezes up! I tried reinstalling but htat didn't help! PLEASE HELP ME!!

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Old October 21st, 2001
Join Date: October 21st, 2001
Location: nyc area
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ironwalker is flying high

Its eating system resources up like it never ate before!Its xolox....not you.Its broke.
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Old October 21st, 2001
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Moak is flying high

Skankin, could you give more information on your problem? E.g. do you have the same problems with any other gnutella client, details about your system?

I'm running XoloX on two Athlon 700, 256 MB RAM, propably I can help.

Did anyone else beside Skankin and Ironwalker had problems with Xolox and WinME?
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Old October 22nd, 2001
Join Date: October 21st, 2001
Location: nyc area
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ironwalker is flying high

as i told seeker in user experiance forum...i think it has to be software conflict or one specific driver.

1gig t-bird
512mb ram pc100
40 7200rpm ata/100 hdd
gf3 visiontek
sbl x-gamer
optonline cable
sb4100 modem
acton ethernet card

I can hit the exe and it brings up the opening box with tool tip and freezes,ctrl+alt+del to restart and fine.
I removed program,and thank god i created a restore point before install(as i always do)and restored to before i installed in case it left something in the registry.Id like to know what changes it does to the registry also.
sorry for attitude yesterday....they over hyped the program and it crashed so...
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Old October 22nd, 2001
Join Date: October 21st, 2001
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Skankin is flying high
Default yah

i'm on a 1.3 p4 w/ 128 ram. I'm going to upgrade to 256 this weekend and hopefully that'll solve some of my problems. I reinstalled for the 5th time and it seems to be working fine now...

thanks for all your help!
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Old October 23rd, 2001
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Location: Europe
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Moak is flying high

Some user said don't use ZoneAlarm together with XoloX.
Using another packetfilter/firewalling sofwtare might help.
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Old November 12th, 2001
Kitten of Doom
Join Date: October 17th, 2001
Location: UK
Posts: 21
Puddytat is flying high

using ME on

k6 266 64 MB EDO
512k DSL

Normally can leave it running 24/7 with ZA running as long as I have mem turbo or other mem defragger... otherwise, pooty dies a few seconds after starting xolox [g]

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