08-05-2010 03:48 PM
Going Crazy as HP Digital Media Archive keeps popping up on my screen. It asks for a disc to be loaded. First I have no such disc nor do I want the program. Found it under program files and tried to delete but will not delete. When I tell it to cancel, it goes away for about 20 seconds and then it is there again. Anyone have a solution? I love my HP and this is my fourth. Never any other problems.
01-28-2011 01:24 PM
What is HP DigitalMedia Archive?
The only way I have found to stop this is the old fashioned ctl-alt-del and then End Task, OK when I am told it is nonresponsive. DigitalMedia Archive closes but still stays on the Task Manager which I then close with the X.
01-28-2011 01:35 PM
Hello gartil21, You might try going to this Link , download and install this software and see if this resolves your issue.
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09-27-2011 03:23 AM
Going crazy as HP digital Media Archive keeps popping up on my screen. It continues to ask for a disc to be loaded but I have no disc nor do I require this programe. When I cancel it goes away for 20 seconds then reappears . Anyone have a solution as I have had my HP for 4 years with no problems before.
10-28-2011 06:40 PM
My HP Pavillion computer keeps popping up with box titled "HP DigitalMedia Archive" looking for a file titled EZARC.msi. I have no idea what this or how to fix it. The address is supposed to be "c\hp\tmp\src\EZARC.msi". There is no such address on my machine. I don't know if there is a connection, at around the same time, I've become unable to open emails from my MSN account. ???
02-07-2012 08:01 AM
I've been having the exact same problem, and the proposed fix (with link) does not work.
This is EXTREMELY frustrating! This problem brings my computer to a screeching halt and is preventing me from updating other important software that I use.
Please suggest other alternatives for fixing this problem.
Thanks in advance for your help and cooperation.