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Title: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: Daisy on November 27, 2011, 10:41:52 PM
I have forgotten to run Secunia for a couple months, and now I'm having trouble finding it on my computer to run.

I see it listed in my Program Files as PSI, but there is no icon in the task bar so I don't know where to go to run it.

Thanks for any help.

Daisy
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: winchester73 on November 27, 2011, 11:15:34 PM
It's usually installed here:   C:\Program Files\Secunia\PSI

Do you know how to manually locate folders using Windows 'explore'?
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: ky331 on November 27, 2011, 11:41:01 PM
1) It should appear among the programs in your START menu, as "Secunia PSI".

2) As Winchester noted, the executable file "psi.exe" should appear in your
"C:\Program Files\Secunia\PSI\"   directory

Note:  I am still running an older version of PSI (1.5.x), and am using Windows XP... just in case something is different for v2.x or Vista/Win7.
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: Daisy on November 28, 2011, 12:15:17 AM
I can find C:/Program files/Secunia/PSI  But when I click PSI, I only see this:

psialog
psialog.txt2
sualog

I don't see Secunia in my start list of programs unless it's buried somewhere but I have looked.
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: ky331 on November 28, 2011, 10:15:02 AM
Interesting --- my Secunia\PSI directory doesn't contain those log files... in fact, I can't find them anywhere on my PC.

you can try doing a SEACH (via Windows Explorer) for psi.exe , to see if perhaps [due to a "customized" installation (???)] it's located in another directory.

If searching doesn't find anything, my suggestion at this point would be to downloand and install it again   http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/download_psi/
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: Daisy on November 30, 2011, 06:54:37 PM
I downloaded it again.  All's well.  Thanks for the help.
Title: Re: Where is my Secunia?
Post by: ky331 on November 30, 2011, 09:58:06 PM
You're welcome.