Notepad keeps popping up Tags: Notepad Windows XP Last response: November 17, 2006 9:51 PM in Windows XP Share alcedinidae November 14, 2006 5:40:37 PM Help, I have a problem!!!!! Notepad keeps popping up while windows is loading after a few seconds it closes again. I have no idea why my computer is doing this, but it is really annoying More about : notepad popping Zoron November 14, 2006 5:55:36 PM Check for viruses, malware, etc. exit2dos November 14, 2006 6:03:39 PM Also, check your startup files (Start/Run then type msconfig). One of your startup applications may be trying to open a readme.txt file or something similar. Related resources Notepad keeps popping up in Windows 7 - Forum How do i remove notepad from windows 7 home - Forum Right click pop up memos popping up - Forum Notepad pops up when i put in a cd game - Forum Unknown usb device keeps popping up - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fattony November 15, 2006 3:24:05 AM check scheduled tasks for any odd job entries dietzjack November 17, 2006 6:04:28 PM Delete notepad.exe or move it to another location and see what error you get. Post in forum if you want. Rob423 November 17, 2006 9:51:51 PM did you install something and have it for some reason read the readme file? is the notepad viewing any data? or it's just loading a blank notepad? if anything yea move it from it's location or first go to the msconfig and see if for some reason it's a startup object listed. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Annoying blue box audio keeps popping up Forum Keyboard keeps popping up 123*/- Forum Windows Installer keeps popping up Forum Startup repair keeps on popping up Forum Taskmgr keeps popping up until computer is unusable Forum When using my monitor Not Available keeps popping up on my screen,Sometimes the Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum Sempron PC keeps cycling thru POST and wont boot into XP Forum IE opens by itself!!! Homepage keeps changing!!HELP! Forum WOW!! Gvim keeps getting better!!! Forum HELP!! windows xp keeps opening explorer tabs Forum MSN messenger keeps signing me out Forum Computer keeps ringing!!! Forum Keeps minimizing Forum Windows Explorer keeps encountering problems Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !