Rangecast FAQ
[FAQ-1169] Third-party software suspected of creating PC system instability



While maintaining PCs running Rangecast feed sites, we have sometimes encountered situations where third-party software (installed by the feed site operator, or computer manufacturer) has appeared to be responsible for PC instability. We recommend not using these software packages on Rangecast feed site PCs.


1) ESET Antivirus. In March 2017, ESET was installed on two PCs, which thereafter crashed every few days (Windows logs reported that, in these crashes, the PC did not shut down cleanly.) The first such crash was within 10 minutes of ESET install.

Rangecast FAQ - ID 1169 - last updated 18 October 2017     Images shown - [block]