I use the menu button shutdown and the screen goes blank, but the system does not fully shut down.
The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down.
I did try and reinstall the program with the exact same results. Jodie If needed, I am running Windows XP on a Dell Inspiron E1505 with plenty of memory and a sufficient hard drive. I have not installed any other software or hardware applications.update servers. The start of my inability to connect to update Zone Alarm Security Suite 2006 strangely coincides with my 10,000th Microsoft Windows'critical update of 2006.
"An additional refinement to this method would be to create copies of SVCHOST.
EXE that are appropriately named for the isolated service – for example copy %systemroot%\system32\to a new file named %systemroot%\system32\svchost_
It sounds to me like maybe the firewall isn't configured correctly.
Have you been using this program for a while or is it new to you?? dc=12bms&ctry=US&lang=en&lid=nav_csmain If you can not access that link, here is one of them.
However, their server was definitely down at the time, so I doubt it was really updating the anti spyware. act=ST&f=94&t=3698&st=0#entry18013The news of this worm, a SDbot variant with rootkit was announced in the Lavasoft Blog last week: New Worm AIMed at Computer Users September 20th, 2006 It just seems to be an issue when trying to visit the Zone Labs site, or download the definitions. Toll-free Premium Phone Support * Call 877-365-ZONE (9663) * Hours of operation: AM to PM, Pacific Time, Monday through Friday (excluding major holidays) * Cost is .95 per minute, billed to your Visa, Master Card, American Express, or Discover card * Products supported: All Zone Alarm I have done a little more searching on-line, and the issue I am experiencing appears to be related to DNS settings.