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03-08-2010, 10:47 PM
I have started seeing a file called pcwdbg in the main directory of my hard drive.

What is this file and is there something wrong with my system?

Speedy Gonzales
03-08-2010, 10:54 PM
Looks like it belongs to PCwizard?? Its the log for it

03-08-2010, 11:00 PM
I thought it was some sort of nasty that got on my system.

Thanks for your help Speedy.:thumbs:

Speedy Gonzales
03-08-2010, 11:09 PM
No probs. Does it end with .log?

03-08-2010, 11:10 PM
It's just a text file.

Speedy Gonzales
03-08-2010, 11:12 PM
Cool ok yer sounds like PCW's log then

04-08-2010, 08:20 AM
Remove "Hide extensions" tick in Folder Options / View.
If you can see the extension you are better able to decide.
And then you may avoid clicking "open" on rogue .exe files.