after removing some db from backup and restore, i stumbled across the solution...
once i found the proper db, i looked at what it was... this is what came up on google. and then pointed back here....
"Just to be sure, the settings for your other third party software may be cleared as well (i.e. VeriChat), if you have any others. But this should solve your problem. Just make sure you have all the configuration information handy if you have other third party applications.
Mark Rejhon www.marky.com