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Unregister the pic viewer
http://www.softwaretipsandtricks.com/windowsxp/articles/9/1/Unregister-the-pic-viewer
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By Super Admin
Published on 02/23/2005
 
To disable the Windows Picture and Fax Viewer

Unregister the pic viewer
To disable the Windows Picture and Fax Viewer, unregister shimgvw.dll. This can be done from command prompt: regsvr32 /u shimgvw.dll