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18-03-2011, 05:46 PM
Hi there,
Twice in one day.
After reading one of the posts today I thought I would run SAS. It came up with 57 items which I quarantined. No problems.
However, on scanning again it came up with a registry problem "System.BrokenFileAssociation.Setting".
Needless to say when I try to quarantine this it won't go away.
Is there someone who can help me?
Thanks in advance.

Speedy Gonzales
18-03-2011, 06:10 PM
Looks like it was fixed in a May 2010 database update


But its come back. Must be a bug or false +. Dont worry about it

18-03-2011, 06:22 PM
Thanks Speedy,
Yes I looked at that forum as well. Not much help to me though as I couldn't post on it.
I am curious as to why you would say it is a bug or false + - how can you say that with confidence? Not meaning to doubt your superior knowledge of such things but I would have thought that as it has been fixed in may 2010 shouldn't it stay fixed??
Thanks for your attention.

Speedy Gonzales
18-03-2011, 06:36 PM
Because someone said so?? Send them an email. You wont know, if you dont ask

18-03-2011, 06:47 PM
"Because someone said so?? Send them an email. You wont know, if you dont ask "
Exactly what I thought. Thanks for your input.
Much appreciated.

Speedy Gonzales
18-03-2011, 06:52 PM
No probs. Someone in that post said its a false+. I think if you delete it, it'll remove file assocs. I think thats what that fix exe file is for. I dont know. Ive never used Superantispyware

18-03-2011, 09:35 PM
Unfortunately SAS doesn't remove it so you need to have a work around and I don't want to go fooling with the registry 'cause I am sure to muck something up.

Speedy Gonzales
18-03-2011, 09:36 PM
Leave it there

18-03-2011, 10:46 PM
Make sure your defs are upto date. The ones in the article speedy linked, which appear to be giving problems show Application Version : 4.37.1000

Just finished a full scan, and only a few cookies, the current Application Version : 4.49.1000

20-03-2011, 12:47 PM
My version is 4.50.1002 So it is up to date.

20-03-2011, 03:11 PM
How did you manage to get 4.50, when the latest as of today is 4.49 ??

As of 3.15 pm site and program picture (http://i55.tinypic.com/546duf.png)

Just went to their site and thats all thats there ?