Windows Vista forum: Driver Blocked Due to Compatibility Issues

by: jmp137 February 8, 2007 9:09 AM PST

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Driver Blocked Due to Compatibility Issues

by jmp137 - 2/8/07 9:09 AM

My new Vista program is possessed with a demon file that I cannot get rid of regardless of numerous attempts.

On start-up a window entitled Program Compatibility Assistant appears with the following message:
This driver is blocked due to compatibility issues.

The driver identified is: Driver: Sonic Solutions DLA

What is worse is that this window keeps popping up frequently as I attempt to work. (Yes, I know youre there; just leave me alone is my response.)

I have tried to remove this offending driver through the Vista remove programs process without success. It apparently was installed by DELL on my computer at the factory along with other files associated with Sonic Solutions Roxio Creator My DVD Combo.

I do not use the program.

Every time Vista loads, this annoying pop-up window appears with the message that the driver is blocked due to incompatibility issues. No help is available on line when one selects the Check for solutions online option. The answer given is that Windows will notify you when solutions become available. The first thought is that this solution will appear along about the time donkeys fly.

Is there a way to remove this file?

Thank you.

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