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PC Medic provides complete integrated crash protection against all kinds at General Protection Faults, including stack overflows. The product's Crash Monitor feature automatically intercepts crash-causing 16 and 32-bit system events allow the user to save their work, and ex'' gracefully without forcing a reboot. Similarly, users can revive frozen applications and save work which would otherwise be lost. PC Medic is the industry's first diagnostic utilitie to include automatic updates via Internet Push technology. The product's MediCast feature uses technology licensed from BackWeb Technologies of San Jose, Calif., to deliver software updates and new diagnostics, news alerts, and virus signature updates. Updates are automatically and transparently broadcast to PC Medic customers whenever they are connected to the Internet. Unlike passive forms of electronic software distribution used OY other software diagnostic utilities, BackWeb's Push technology automatically downloads MediCast transmissions in the background during idle time or at a scheduled deliver time. PC Medic provides comprehensive real-time diagnosis and correction of the most common Windows 95 software problems, including lost clusters, cross linked files, missing DLLs, shortcuts and invalid application components. For example, the product will detect invalid file associations between a shortcut and a relocated application, search the system for the new location, and help the user reestablish the shortcut to the new file location. The software also troubleshoots hardware problems associated with peripherals, including modems and printers.