Error message


  1. Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       #1

    Error message


    The attached error message keeps showing up and since it says Microsoft will fix it, I have not done anything. However, it appears that Microsoft is not going to fix it and it usually shows up about 10 times when I first boot up my computer. Does anyone know how to get rid of this error message? It is driving me nuts. Well I guess I don't know how to add attachment so will include a screen shot here. Error message-image.png says nmap not working, microsoft will fix it or close program. Does neither.
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  2. Posts : 4,547
    Windows 11 Pro 64-bit
       #2

    Use Autoruns program to disable Nmap from starting during system bootup or login. Also disable Nmap scheduled tasks.
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  3. Posts : 5,833
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro
       #3

    Hello, MissDixi.

    Open Settings app > Apps > Find Nmap and right click > Advanced options > What are the choices there? It may have Advanced options, but most likely just uninstall. If so, Try uninstalling > reboot > reinstall.
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  4. Posts : 3,677
    Windows 11 Pro 64 Bit 21H2
       #4

    Right click the Taskbar and start the Task Manager. Take the drop down arrow and choose More Details. Under the Processes tab, look for NMap, highlight it, and choose to End the Process. Now go to the Startup Tab, look for NMap, Uncheck the box next to it. Now go to C:\Program Files and C:\Program Files (x86) find the NMap app and browse thru the folder to see if there is an Uninstaller. Or you can download Revo Uninstaller, and use Hunter Mode to delete the program.
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  5. Posts : 5
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #5

    Ok, Nmap not listed in any places suggested but Npcap 0.93 was do I uninstalled that program....we'll see what happens.
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  6. Posts : 1,471
    Win10 Home x64 - 1809
       #6

    Hey MissDixi,
    If you don't use Npcap, then yes I would uninstall it. If you do use, there is a newer vers 0.97 you could try.
    https://nmap.org/npcap/
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  7. Posts : 5
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #7

    Error messsage


    Nmap not listed anywhere. Error still showing............??
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  8. Posts : 284
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       #8

    Download/install NMAP restart and then uninstall it. Hopefully uninstall will cleanup mess for you.
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  9. Posts : 4,547
    Windows 11 Pro 64-bit
       #9

    Please boot Windows into Safe Mode and let us know issue persist or not in Safe Mode.


    7 ways to boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
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