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How to Disable the Error Reporting Feature in Windows XPWhen an application crashes in Windows XP, you may receive a request to send an error report to Microsoft. These requests can become a little annoying. Also, error reports can sometimes include part of a document you were working on when the program crashed and you may feel that sending them compromises your privacy somewhat.
Mind you, sending error reports may actually help Microsoft to produce more stable software in the future. The decision to send error reports is up to the individual. You can decide to send reports on a case-by-case basis, or you can choose to disable the error reporting function completely.
To disable Error reporting:
To enable error reporting again at a later date, navigate to the "Error Reporting" window as described above and select "Enable error reporting".
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