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Q: xp desktop infected and looping restart

I have somehow managed to infect my desktop (microsoft xp home edition)during a download process. I was opening an application that, in retrospect I should not have. Anyway as soon as it opened I knew it was bad!!! I attempted to lockdown the computer but no good. I whipped out the power cable as quick as possible but too late im afraid. Now my desktop is left in a conituous startup loop. It gets as far as booting to the windows screen but then begins an automatic reboot. I have tried atrating both in safe and last known modes to no avail. I think I may be looking at a system reboot from disk(which I cannot find), if so will I be able to retrieve my data from harddisc?
I feel extremely stupid for having opened the file. I did scan it with spyware doc. previously but got an all clear. Is there anything that i can do? And perhaps there is some info you can share with me in relation to checking any files that you are unsure of in the future.

Thanking you in advance.

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A: xp desktop infected and looping restart

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Ok, so I've tried contacting Microsoft Support several times, and they just keep sending me back to the form to request for help. I've given up hope on them. Anyways, here is my problem.

My computer is set to automatic update. I saw that it was updating, and instead of telling me it needed to restart, it restarted on its own. When it tried to restart, it gave me an error message saying that my sfc_os.dll file was missing before it restarted itself again. It then gave me the option to go into safe mode, which I did. It gave me a few memory errors then finished loading. Before I could do anything, it restarted again. It continued to do this till it stopped loading safe mode. It gets to the Windows XP loading screen, then restarts back.

I have tried restoring to last good known configuration, and it fails every time. When it goes to load now, it asks to run chkdsk, it freezes during the 2nd step. I have tried my hdd in my brother's computer which is the exact same model as mine, and was able to run chkdsk as well as load into windows. However, it didn't appear that the drivers for the mouse loaded as I wasn't able to use it and eventually the keyboard stopped working. I did scan it with Malwarebytes and Norton and nothing was detected. I was thinking that because of the memory errors, I could try replacing the RAM in my computer with those of my brothers and see if I make any progress. I don't think that's the only problem, but I coul... Read more

A:Restart Looping

Compaq Recovery/Restore CDs, http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/documen...ocname=bph07143Without a disk to reinstall/repair the O/S...and inability to boot into XP, there's little you can do to troubleshoot/correct whatever is wrong (IMO).FWIW: Reference on the file mentioned, http://www.liutilities.com/products/wintas...library/sfc_os/Louis

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Hello, I am brand new & not a real computer geek. I can normally follow instructions. But, I did not know how to get the report that is ask for in the Posting Instructions. Sorry I failed.
I will try to be as clear as possible with what I have done or any info you need.

Windows 7 32 bit Full retail
HP Pavilion a6110n
It was a clean install 4 months ago onto a new hard drive. At the same time I got a new card and installed a second monitor. I?ve had no problems until now.
As soon as it boots I get a pop up saying ?Windows explorer has stopped working? immediately flashes to ?Windows Explorer is restating?. All desktop icons disappear but, the desktop background stays so, it is not completely shutting down on each restart. I only have 5-10 seconds between starts.
I have disconnected everything except Keyboard, mouse, and monitor.
I have tried to boot into safe mood and the screen just stays black?it does NOTHING.
I have tried to boot from the original Windows 7 CD and it boots from the hard drive not the CD.
System Restore says it cannot restore no matter what point I have tried. It says it is possibly being blocked by anti virus even though I think I have turned everything off. But, it is constantly restarting so I am not sure if everything is staying off.
I can do a Control Alt Delete and get into task manger. Task manager shows: Processes 55 , CPU Usage 0-40%, Physical Memory 33%
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A:Restart looping

AMLC,

Welcome to SevenForums.

Insert your Win DVD.

Shut down your computer.

Remove power from you computer.

Reapply power.

Start your computer and IMMEDIATELY start tapping the F2 key.

This will get you into the bios where you can change the boot order to boot first from the optical drive.

On some systems, you can tap the F12 key to do a "one-time only" boot order change.

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A friend of mine bought a new laptop Acer 4750G intel core i3 with 2gb of ram and 1gb of video card, 64 bit. The said unit has no OS installed when he bought it thus, he ask me to install windows 7 ultimate. The installation of win 7 was successful together with the third party softwares. I activated the OS by executing the "[deleted by mod]" and the computer will restart automatically.

My question is why the computer restart repeatedly after activating the OS. i did the same procedure a lot of times and it gives me the same result. I firmly believe that there's no problem with my installation disc (32/64 bit) as i was using it in a 32 bit computer for more than a year now.

thank you for any assistance that you can give
 

A:Restart Looping

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-AMD Duron, 1.35 GHz. Put the thing together myself. Its got a
PCchips K7 Motherboard (model M863AG/G), 256 MB RAM, 15 GB Hard Drive, and CD/DVD Player.

Today my second major crash has occured. The PC had been on and working for several hours, until it was in midsong on Media Player. No response from any input, frozen screen, and constant hard disk activity. I restarted the PC, but it locked up again as soon as login screen appeared. Now, I cant even get that far. The PC will get up to the Windows loading screen, and will automatically restart, no matter what i do. I've tried Safe Mode, Last Known Configuration, unplugging my guitar stuff from the PC, etc. etc.

Notworthy previous problems

A similar problem occured when i had my 40 GB and 15 GB hard disk working together. There was a loud annoying clicking noise coming from the hard disk. Constant hard disk activity (even tho no apps were running) and then crashing. Blue screens saying it was physically dumping my memory due to problems. fortunately i was able to transfer the files i needed from the 40 GB storage drive to the 15GB (where windows runs off of). Immediately afterwards, the 40GB became nonexistent. I scanned the 15GB afterwards and found no viruses. Thing were working well...

For about a week ive heard a fast repetive quiet clicking within my computer, and I just assumed it was my case rattling since i didnt have it screwed on fully. But even if its taken off, i still hear it. I have not been ... Read more

A:Continuous Restart Looping

Does your pc freeze or does it restart?

If it restarts can you hear a clicking sound from you Power Supply?

I had a faulty Power Supply a while ago and it sometimes but not always would do multiple restarts whilst Windows was still loading. Ususally I could hear a click just before the restart. If you can he a click to then try using a friend's power supply, preferably a friend who know knows more about pc's than you so that he can help you with installation. If the issues are gone then you obviously have a dying power supply on you hands, if not then I can't offer any more help.

Or maybe just take the pc to a pc fix-up place and allow them to determine if it is the power supply or not.
 

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Hi,

I am the IT manager here, one of our XP Professional machine has issue.

When i start the machine, it has the XP loading screen (with the window XP logo), which is normal.
Then after that, it will restart the machine by itself, so it will keep looping to restart, i never can get into the desktop. why?

I tried to use my XP CD to do a repair or chkdisk, it tried to load all the system files, then i said it failed because some .sys corrupted.

I am thinking to do chkdisk, any boot CD chkdisk utility? or give me any suggestion for this issue!

Please give me some advise,
Tommy

A:XP machine keep looping to restart

Can you boot into safe mode?Try the last known good configuration option?http://www.computerhope.com/issues/chsafe.htm#02It helps if you provide...exact error messages. I'm sure that MS has millions by now and it's impractical to guess what the system is trying to tell you.Do you have MS XP CDs...or recovery/restore disks provided by the system manufacturers?Louis

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At first windows loads up as usual to desktop. After about 30 seconds, it randomly restarts and after that it keeps getting stuck at boot logo and then restarts again looping over and over again.

This also happens on safemode. I managed to uncheck automatically restart option on sysdm.cpl with the 30 seconds that I had, but even after doing that, the restart looping persists. I dont know what to do.

The last time windows worked normally, I played Forza Horizon 4 with logitech g29 steering wheel and shifter which was working perfectly fine for 4 days after I got the steering wheel. The next day I go to turn my computer on and this happened.

Specs:

MOBO: ASRock FM2A58M-HD+

RAM: 1×8GB Mushkin Stealth 997069S DDR3

CPU: AMD A10-6800k 4.1 GHz Quadcore FM2 socket With AMD Radeon HD 8670D graphics

GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 1060

Storage: Samsung 860 EVO 500GB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD
 

A:Windows 10 automatic looping restart

Boot with the Windows DVD / USB stick and choose Repair
 

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HP Pavilion 761n, 1.67 GHz, 512 mb, XP Home Edition

This crazy machine freezes to the point of no return at random. Sometimes, but not always, the screen will have a green strip and the rest of it rust color at freeze time, but usually the screen remains intact.

Get this: When you push the power button on the front of the machine it will go into a loop cycle from blue HP logo screen to selecting which type of Safe mode to use, back and forth. The only way the machine will start correctly is by flipping the surge protector button off and wait for the green light on the power supply to turn off. Then you flip it back on and use the power button on the front of the machine.

Another thing: I set up DSL for the client and it was working fine. When the machine froze, and got it powered up, the DSL modem works fine, but the computer will not access the Internet.

Are these symptoms the power supply? Could it be the CPU? Could it be the USB pulling down the power supply? I ask this because when the HP all-in-one USB printer was power on, the system seemed to freeze a bit more. How can I determine the problem? I used AIDA32 to check the system, all the fans were running on the inside and it indicated no problems. Help!

Mars
 

A:Machine freezing then looping in restart

Even the best of us can overlook the simple things at times so here are a few questions for you.

Are you using a firewall or antivirus program?
Have you gotten any error messages?
Have you checked the Device Manager for any yellow !'s?
Have you tried booting to "last known good configuration"?
Have you tried System Restore?
Have you checked msconfig/startup to disable programs not necessary at startup?
 

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I was getting ready to watch a movie on my Windows Vista Ultimate computer but I had noticed it was running rather slow so I decided to restart my computer. I clicked the restart option through the Start menu and it went to the shutting down screen... then it stayed there w/o moving for 10 minutes and I didn't see any updates or anything that would delay the shut down of my computer... so I then pressed the restart button on my computer case and it went to bios and went straight to this screen>>>
STOP: c0000218 {Registry File Failure}
The registry cannot load the hive (file):
\SystemRoot\System32\Config\SOFTWARE
or its log or alternate.
It is corrupt, absent, or not writable.


Collecting data for crash dump …
Initializing disk for crash dump …
Beginning dump of physical memory.
Dumping physical memory to disk: 0%
It continually goes from 0% to 100% then reboots and it won't let me start in any of the modes such as safe mode or previously booted mode or anything.. it just continually loops to the blue screen of death message I get above.
Does anyone have any idea on how to fix this problem??? THANK YOU SOOO MUCH!!!
Sandra
 

A:Vista Ultimate BSOD looping restart HELP!!!

Try a system restore from the Vista recovery environment.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial142.html
 

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Roughly 2 hours ago I went to restart my father's computer to install Windows 7 updates. While restarting, I received the attached image instead of the loading Windows screen. No matter which of the option given it always will loop back to said screen after a brief Windows loading screen.

F1 key loops it back
Delete key gives me an error sound and will not proceed
F12 gives me a BIOS screen, but if I exit it, I am given the same manufacturer screen

His computer is a Gateway SX2802

Gateway SX2802-07 Specs - CNET

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

A:Manufacturer error screen looping after restart

Most probably is Hard disk failure.

The 2 sentence from below, Port 3 Device Error

SATA Port 3 is the Seagate hard disk
Also it mentioned S.M.A.R.T. Cable as Status BAD

Need to remove the Hard disk.
Hence it will always show this screen if you do not remove the BAD HDD.

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Few months back my dell inspiron 3537 64-bit 6GB ram with i5 processor has fell down from table. It worked well even though there was a crack on the backside of the screen near right hinge.  But now from past one week it  giving trouble in many ways ! Whenever I try to start it it either starts to give continuous short beeps or goes into looping restart. I can hear the drive sound and see power led glowing but the screen doesnt display anything except for changing from dark black to light black. Hdd led also doesnt blink. Please help me configure the issue and solve it.

A:Inspiron 3537 gives continuous short beep and looping restart

How many beeps between pauses?
Can you get to the Dell diagnostics (F12 at powerup) -- press immediately after starting the system?

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Hi everyone. I'm new to windows 8. It's running on a Compaq laptop and it's being running ok for a few days.

Once I login into windows it jumps to the start screen with apps then goes to the desktop (but you only see the taskbar) and back to the start screen again. It's does this every second. I can bring up task manager and tried a few things which was a pain because its still loops but with patience I managed a few troubleshooting.

Here's what I tried so far:

- System Restore (from cmd.exe) - it restored system but it still does the same thing
- Advanced Boot Option - keep getting error in cmd (The boot configuration data store could not be opened. Access Denied.)
- If I stop the Windows Explorer task the loop stops but once I start it again it loops again.

I can backup all my documents and just reinstall but do you guys know of anything else I could try to get it working again?

Thank you for any help!

A:Looping between desktop and start

Can you boot into safe mode?
Have you checked to see if your "windows" key is stuck, this would cause it to switch back and forth between the desktop and start screen.

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Well, my aunt's computer is currently experiencing a loop when starting up and keeps going back to Windows Error Recovery.Things I've tried that have not worked:- Recovery of system- Windows System Repair- Starting on Safe mode It just keeps going back to the same page. Not sure what should be done just want to help her fix this. Product # BV601AA Model # p6733w

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Hi,
I have a Dell Optiplex 765 that is stuck in the looping dots of death after a Windows 10 update that occurred in the last few days.  The first time that it occurred, I let the loops run for multiple hours.
I've tried hard restarts (power off), and that does not address the problem.
I've tried starting in Safe Mode, but apparently that is no longer an option on Windows 10.  
Any suggestions for help are greatly appreciated.
Thanks!

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I have a new HP laptop vision AMD with windows 8. She downloaded the latest updates and it has gone into a loop between the desktop and blue screen. It will not allow me to use the hidden menu choices or anything. I can get to Task Manager however that offers me nothing. It does not stay on either screen long enough to do anything. The curser spins as trying to load something. I did notice Symantec seems to be the only thing running taking upwards to 85% of CPU in process. It will not allow me to end the task.
 

A:Solved: Windows 8 looping from desktop to blue screen and back

Depending on what stage of the Windows boot it progresses to, if you have the power icon on the lower right of the screen, click that, then hold down the shift key and click restart
there you will the advanced options and from there you may proceed to a restore point

Click/tap on the Power button at the bottom right corner, press and hold the Shift key, and click/tap on restart
 

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acer aspire z5610 i have my computer is on for maybe hour or so then i hear the beep then stop then beep comes back looping sound continues then computer freezes then automatically shutdown restart it self i took it back to acer giving them say problem they did the test but they said they quote it fine but still having it

i dont know why i had this machine for a yr now it started to act up i sent my computer to be repair at acer they repair it problem is the thing still there
Can anyone help me

A:computer looping sound automatic restart computer

Hello,

Please run: Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

Also run these hardware diagnostics:

RAM - Test with Memtest86+

All three Prime95 tests: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...t-prime95.html

If you get any BSODs, provide us with: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

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Running Windows Media Center, SP2.

Allright, was at a lan party messing with network config trying to connect to everyone else's computer. They could see me on the network but I couldn't see them. Changed some stuff and decided to reboot, I did and got to the desktop, got a few error popups and it restart before I could read the errors. It reset and did the same thing. So it was in a little loop here, I held in the power button and turned it off and tried to think wtf would be doing this. Started in safe mode and ran spy docter etc and got rid of a bunch of random spyware, tryed to boot and same problem. Disconnected my slave drives and still same problem. Started it up and turned the auto restart off, got to desktop and BSOD hit me, here's what I got:

Stop: d0000144 Unknown Hard Error
Unknown Hard Error
Beginning dump of phyiscal memory
Pysical memory dump complete
Conact system admin for further help blah blah...

So the question being, does anyone know a way to fix this problem or what I would need to do to troubleshoot it? I'm stumped here and getting really frustrated.

Thanks for any help you guys may provide!!
 

A:Restart as soon as I hit desktop(XP)

Try a System Restore before anything else.
 

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Hi sir kindly request my system windows 7 all ways desktop is restart not stand display when a finished loading then again restart so how to should & some times blue screen is coming please can tell me how to should
 

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Hello,
My XP media center 2005 has been restarting intermitently. It has happened even when no program is running, but seems to happen more often when I go on line or try to run a scan. It has been occuring more frequently, even during the scandisk at start up this morning.
When it restarts, it is unable to restart completely; I can tell it is trying to because it will go back to the windows first start up screen. But then it will transfer to a black screen and hang up indefinately.
I have run AVG and Malebytes (sp? I think that's the name) on the whole computer (without being interupted) but it hasn't found any issues.
I suspect it is either power supply, some undetected spyware, or registry errors--or most likely something I am unaware of.
Any advice on diagnosing and preventing this will be great.
(I looked through a couple pages of posts but they didn't seem to be the same, feel free to point me to another thread if this has come up before).
 

A:XP desktop shuts down, cannot restart

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Hey guys,

For the past two days, when I leave my computer for some time, I come back and I see nothing but my desktop wallpaper. Usually I can't even see the mouse cursor, and it seems completely unresponsive. When I ctrl-alt-del, it just takes me to a black screen. I end up having to manually shut down my computer everytime. This happened about 4 times yesterday, and twice today. I haven't installed anything recently, I defrag once a week, and I run a full virus scan from AVG free once a week. I also did error checking but it came up clean. I just recently did a system restore, but I doubt it'll help and I'm out of ideas of what to try.

Anyone have a clue as to whats going on? This computer is about 4 months old, and I've never had a problem with it before.

Thanks!!

A:All I can see is my desktop, and I have to restart manually

Just to update you guys... the problem is still going on, so system restore didn't help at all. I'm officially at my wits end! Any ideas?

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Hi there. If this is the wrong forum I am greatly sorry, I'm unsure where to put this.
As of late, my firefox was acting up and I assumed it was a part of firefox, not my computer.
I think restarted my computer at one point today and a few things happened.
1. Before everything loaded on my desktop, the screen was white for a extended period.
2. When everything DID load, half my icons and files were missing.

So I figured MAYBE I had a virus. Did a system restore and then did a computer scan in safe mode to ensure it was all removed and voila, problem seems to be gone.
Except now I'm still missing some files. Of the 65 files/folders/shortcuts on my desktop, roughly 5 are missing for some reason. Thank lord I have a before-shot picture of what my desktop looked like, so I know exactly what is missing. I've looked everywhere and cant find the files that have dissapeared.

My question is -> How do I recover the "missing" files and will the white screen happen everytime I restart/shut down my computer?

A:Restart + desktop items gone

Welcome
The good news is the files are on the hard drive
Use Shadow Explorer to find them
Once you have the documents, back them up. Everyone should always back up to prevent this problem
ShadowExplorer.com - About
Once you are whole again, post back we will try to pevent in the future.
Also make a full scan with the free malwarebytes in addition to your anti virus scan

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Thus cann't install any Microsoft OS. While restart after copying files during install, the PC shuts down. If Start PC with power swith on & dont select CD as boot media message comes:
?Reboot & Select proper Boot Device
or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot Device & press a key?

I tried interchanging the RAM & HDD, but all in vain
I used the HDD in another system; it works fine.
PC SPECIFICATION::
CPU:Intel P-4 3GHz GRANSDALE 2MB Cache
MB:Prescott 800 Asrock 775i65GV with 82865G integrated graphics controller
RAM:ZION PC333 1 GB & KINGS PC333 256
VDU:Samsung Samtron 45Bn(H:30-55KHz,V:50-120Hz)
HDD:80 GB Seagate ATA Baracuda 7200.7(Firmware:8.01)
20 GB Seagate ATA U Series 5(Firmware:3.35)
SMPS:Frontech Pisces 400 Watt
CPU Temp.:72-89 degree centigrade/ MB Temp.:29-42 degree centigrade
CPU FAN Speed: 2615-3148 RPM
VCore:1.258V
+3.30V:3.334V
+5.00V:5.338V
+12.00V:12.196V

A:Shut Down my desktop PC while Restart

you need to change your bios to boot form hdd first instead of from cd rom try that and tell me how you get on

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Dear Whomever:

I am plagued with what I have termed "Blank Desktop-itis" wherein upon awakening the PC from sleep/hibernation, I get a TOTALLY BLANK SCREEN," that is no TASKBAR, no SOFTWARE ICONS - ABSOLUTELY NOTHING/BLANK. This obligates me to do a manual restart. I do not know why this occurs, and "Microsoft Answers/Support" is worthless.

Any and all intelligent replies will be greatly appreciated and duly replied to.

Respectfully,

Greg F.

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Hello all, i was happy with win7 till this happened (i am not a computer wiz, so i will say everything that i have done pass few days even if it prolly doesn't relate to the issue) and also if you would excuse my bad english, sorry.

I have had my computer on for a few days now, i've done many things without shuting down or restarting so i dont know which part did i mess up

Heres the problem, after i restart my computer the wallpaper and explorer.exe bar both disappeared, the only thing that popped up was the explorer folder (you know, when you browse your desktop in folder, thats the one)

I tried right clicking my mouse to see if the right click menu pops up but it didn't

programs that is suppose to launch on startup doesn't start up automaticlly, too

I quickly try to end task in taskmanager and restart explorer.exe but the same thing happened. also restarted a few times to see if it helps

Now, i have been messing around with customziations, as in downloading new themes for win7 etc, but everything went well, but i decided i didn't like it and went back for the original win7 theme


so do anyone know a solution to this? if yes please help and sorry for long thread

A:Desktop bar disappeared after restart?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Sevenonethree


Hello all, i was happy with win7 till this happened (i am not a computer wiz, so i will say everything that i have done pass few days even if it prolly doesn't relate to the issue) and also if you would excuse my bad english, sorry.

I have had my computer on for a few days now, i've done many things without shuting down or restarting so i dont know which part did i mess up

Heres the problem, after i restart my computer the wallpaper and explorer.exe bar both disappeared, the only thing that popped up was the explorer folder (you know, when you browse your desktop in folder, thats the one)

I tried right clicking my mouse to see if the right click menu pops up but it didn't

programs that is suppose to launch on startup doesn't start up automaticlly, too

I quickly try to end task in taskmanager and restart explorer.exe but the same thing happened. also restarted a few times to see if it helps

Now, i have been messing around with customziations, as in downloading new themes for win7 etc, but everything went well, but i decided i didn't like it and went back for the original win7 theme


so do anyone know a solution to this? if yes please help and sorry for long thread


Can you do this?
Repair Install

Or start a new task CMD ,hit enter then type sfc /scannow
Let us know.
**Try going C:\Windows and have a look for explorer.exe
If you changed the start button there should be an o... Read more

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When I use the desktop icon to restart, it just sits there ( circle keeps revolving).

The only way is to use the computer restart button.

Any advice?

Thanks,

Paul

A:Can't restart with desktop icon.

Hello Paul,

Sounds like you have something still running in the background that is hanging the shut down process up.

Did you close all programs and windows before restarting?

You might check to see if you may have had Windows Updates in the process of downloading and/or installing at the time you clicked on restart.

If it continues to do this after you do restart, you should be able to use the force restart shortcut below. Restart Computer Shortcut - Create
......You could use the tutorial to troubleshoot with a clean startup to see if you may be able to ID the culprit by testing to restart normally (not the shortcut) between steps. Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup
Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hi.
I have just installed new dual screens and I cannot change Desktop settings (DPI etc) without having to restart PC.

Thanks Stephen

A:Desktop Changes Restart Vista

try holding down the ctrl key and using the scroll wheel, should adjust that way..

good luck

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Thus cann't install any Microsoft OS. While trying install even Redhat 9/Fedora
Core 5 total installation is over uninterruptedly. While reboot, it reboots but
the PC cann’t start with newly installed Linux. Instead message comes:
“Reboot & Select proper Boot Device
or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot Device & press a key”

I tried interchanging the RAM & HDD, but all in vain
I used the HDD in another system; it works fine.
PC SPECIFICATION::
CPU:Intel P-4 3GHz GRANSDALE 2MB Cache
MB:Prescott 800 Asrock 775i65GV with 82865G integrated graphics controller
RAM:ZION PC333 1 GB & KINGS PC333 256
VDU:Samsung Samtron 45Bn(H:30-55KHz,V:50-120Hz)
HDD:80 GB Seagate ATA Baracuda 7200.7(Firmware:8.01)
20 GB Seagate ATA U Series 5(Firmware:3.35)
SMPS:Frontech Pisces 400 Watt
CPU Temp.:72-89 degree centigrade/ MB Temp.:29-42 degree centigrade
CPU FAN Speed: 2615-3148 RPM
VCore:1.258V
+3.30V:3.334V
+5.00V:5.338V
+12.00V:12.196V
 

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here is the log please help

i meet somany proble i dont know how to solve this issue pls

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 3:29:21 PM, on 4/6/2005
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 (6.00.2600.0000)

Running processes:
C:\WINNT\System32\smss.exe
c:\winnt\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\services.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\termsrv.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\eTrust\InoculateIT\InoRpc.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\eTrust\InoculateIT\InoRT.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\eTrust\InoculateIT\InoTask.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\llssrv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXE
C:\WINNT\system32\regsvc.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\rtmservice.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\MSTask.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\Unicenter Software Delivery\BIN\SDSERV.EXE
C:\WINNT\System32\WBEM\WinMgmt.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\Dfssvc.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\Unicenter Software Delivery\BIN\TRIGGAG.EXE
C:\WINNT\System32\svchost.exe
c:\winnt\system32\logon.scr
c:\winnt\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINNT\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Firewall Client\ISATRAY.EXE
C:\WINNT\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\YPager.exe
E:\HijackThis.exe

R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page = http://sparsh
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,HomeOldSP = about:blank
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A:desktop search run in every restart

delete the key desktop.exe in the registry and where its located
C:\WINNT\isrvs\desktop.exe

Also do the same for this
ffisearch.exe is also located in that folder. Delete the folder
 

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Hi, my computer is very slow and when i restart it the desktop icons wont load until i restart a few times, how can i clean up my system please?

A:Slow computer and no desktop on restart?

does anyone ever reply please?

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Well here I go again

While listening to Win TV Radio, a program that has worked for ages, my system froze up, mouse cursor moved, but couldn't click anything, ctrl alt del no use, so I pressed reset. Big mistake.

As it rebooted a new screen appeared saying check disk, or something similar was checking my C drive: it repaired errors to 2 or 3 files, then removed some orphaned files & rebooted. Now it goes as far as the blue screen before the user accounts are displayed, but stops there with the little hourglass visible. Nothing more happens.

I can't get into safe mode, just locks up with a list of drivers being loaded, Last known good configuration just stops with the hourglass. Help!!

I get the feeling I need to do a repair of my XP installation, does that sound likely? I need someone to hold my hand here

MB
 

A:System froze, on restart cannot get to desktop!

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Shut Down my desktop PC while Restart during install
Can not boot from HDD even while HDD is loaded with WIN XP sp2
Thus cann't install any Microsoft OS. While trying install even Redhat 9/Fedora
Core 5 total installation is over uninterruptedly. While reboot, it reboots but
the PC cann’t start with newly installed Linux. Instead message comes:
“Reboot & Select proper Boot Device
or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot Device & press a key”

I tried interchanging the RAM & HDD, but all in vain
I used the HDD in another system; it works fine.
PC SPECIFICATION::
CPU:Intel P-4 630, LGA775, 3GHz, 800 MHz FSB, 2MB L2-Cache GRANSDALE, 04A Platform Compatibility
MB:Asrock 775i65GV for Intel LGA775 P-4, Universal platform compatible with intel 04B/04A Processors, Intel 865GV Chipset, Prescott 800 MHz CPU, Dual DDR 400, 82865G integrated graphics controller, Hybrid Booster, Serial ATA 1.5 Gb/s, USB 2.0
RAM:ZION PC333 1 GB & KINGS PC333 256
VDU:Samsung Samtron 45Bn(H:30-55KHz,V:50-120Hz)
HDD:80 GB Seagate ATA Baracuda 7200.7(Firmware:8.01)
20 GB Seagate ATA U Series 5(Firmware:3.35)
SMPS:Frontech Pisces 400 Watt
CPU Temp.:72-89 degree centigrade/ MB Temp.:29-42 degree centigrade
CPU FAN Speed: 2615-3148 RPM
VCore:1.258V
+3.30V:3.334V
+5.00V:5.338V
+12.00V:12.196V
 

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For the last few days, my desktop loads very late every time I restart PC...Is there any work around for that?

A:desktop loads very late after restart in xp

Have you installed any new software or made any changes to your system? You might want to check your MSCONFIG start-up settings and see what is starting. You can do that by selecting START>ACCESSORIES>RUN and then type in "msconfig". Once the msconfig utility opens, click on the STARTUP tab. Many items start that are unnecessary if you have never altered it. If it has "normal startup" selected, it'll be starting up all kinds of superfluous stuff you don't need. Perhaps you could attach a screenshot or two showing your start-up settings once you open that start-up tab.

Mike

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I have a custom built computer that is running on Vista Business 64 bit and has been crashing on me too many times. What happens is that everything locks up on the computer, I can't even move my mouse and if I try to turn lets say caps lock on for the keyboard it wouldn't turn on.

When I checked my Event Viewer it says 2 Errors:

EventLog EventID 6008 - The previous system shutdown at .... on ...... was unexpected.

and

HttpEvent EventID 15016 - Unable to initialize the security package Kerberos for server side authentication. The data field contains the error number.
I can't figure out what is going wrong. My specs are:

Intel Q6600 2.40 quad core
8GB RAM
500GB hard drive
9600GT 1GB Video Card
750W power supply

A:Desktop Freezes and I must restart the computer

Hi elbasha,

There are many suggestions I can give you, they may help and they may not but you can run through them to give it a try. It may be some drivers or software you have installed that were corrupted or incompatible. Check your Device Manager and see if you have any problems. Try removing some of your memory and see what happens. Run system file checker and checkdisk. Generate a system health report to see if you get any other info. Run a malware scan, it may just be some malware. If none of that helps, try repairing from your repair option on your installation disk.Those errors that you posted really have nothing to do with your system freezing.

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Hi i am new here and i just bought a lenovo ideacentre 710 desktop last march since then its been sent to lenovo for repair 3x due to shutting down and restarting own its own.  As per service they chane the mother board and the cpu for overheating... does anybody had theis bad experience with lenovo??? 

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For some strange reason, my computer has been deciding to restart a few seconds after my desktop shows.

However, it works perfectly fine from Safe Mode. Heck, I'm even using Safe Mode with Networking to type up this post.

Here's the minidump info.

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Dump File : Mini093010-01.dmp
Crash Time : 9/30/2010 1:54:53 PM
Bug Check String : KERNEL_MODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
Bug Check Code : 0x1000008e
Parameter 1 : 0xc0000005
Parameter 2 : 0x80637625
Parameter 3 : 0xba21799c
Parameter 4 : 0x00000000
Caused By Driver : ntoskrnl.exe
Caused By Address : ntoskrnl.exe+160625
File Description : NT Kernel & System
Product Name : Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company : Microsoft Corporation
File Version : 5.1.2600.5973 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.100427-1636)
==================================================

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Dump File : Mini093010-02.dmp
Crash Time : 9/30/2010 2:51:05 PM
Bug Check String : KERNEL_MODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
Bug Check Code : 0x1000008e
Parameter 1 : 0xc0000005
Parameter 2 : 0x80637625
Parameter 3 : 0xae9b899c
Parameter 4 : 0x00000000
Caused By Driver : ntoskrnl.exe
Caused By Address : ntoskrnl.exe+160625
File Description : NT Kernel & System
Product Name : Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company : Microsoft Corporation
File Version : 5.1.2600.5973 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.100427-1636)
==================================================

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A:Help. Auto-Restart as desktop shows.

Have you made any changes such as hardware or software installs recently?
 

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Hi,

I don't actually restart my laptop very often, so it hasn't happened that much. Whenever I restart the computer, my Desktop background seems to be removed, just leaving a black background. My laptop is a Alienware M15x.

I've used pictures I've set as the desktop background that are on the internet, rather than a local file. It's easy enough to fix each time, but I'm curious as to whats causing it, and how to stop it happening.

A:[SOLVED] W7 Desktop black on restart.

Is your Desktop background is set to http://.....?

It may be the case that Desktop background loads before Internet connectivity occurs.

Does this ever happen if background set to file on local system?

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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I choose and set a photo background for this desktop, but it always switches to blue after a restart. This may be a little thing. Maybe not. Anyone know of a cure?
This is Windows XP Home SP2.
 

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Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 11:24:47 PM, on 4/28/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Virtual Token\vtserver.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ibmpmsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\Program Files\IBM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exe
C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\VPN Client\cvpnd.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec AntiVirus\DefWatch.exe
C:\Program Files\IBM\IBM Rapid Restore Ultra\rrpcsb.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\niSvcLoc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\QCONSVC.EXE
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\RegSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMAgent.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec AntiVirus\Rtvscan.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\TPHDEXLG.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TpKmpSVC.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPLpr.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
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So, my desktops seem to have stopped launching after restarting my laptop. After logging in all I get is a black screen with no right-click available, no taskbar, nothing. I am able to open programs by CTL-ALT-DEL into Task Manager and opening the file manager. When I minimize opened programs they minimize them to the bottom-left corner of the blank screen.

I ran a system restart but that didn't do anything. I don't know if I've contracted malware or accidently screwed up a setting, but all of this seemed to start right after the latest round of automatic updates. Please help!

A:Desktop fails to launch after restart

Did your PC come installed with 8.1, 8.0? If 8.0 did you do the Store upgrade to 8.1?

What Anti-Virus/Malware do you have installed.

Have you recently installed any other programs?

Have you tried selecting a Restore Point?

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This problem persisted over 1 week and i am not able to see any icons on my desktop. I just installed windows 7 the previous week and everything was fine then, even now am able to use the computer as usual but since there are no icons on the desktop i have to go all the way round to get to my computer or any other application. Is there any solution to this problem?

A:I found No icons on desktop after restart

Right click on desktop. Click on View and the check Show desktop icons.

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Anyone have any idea why each time i restart my computer my desktop is at 800 x 600 whereas its usually 1152 x 864 and im having to change it back all the time.

Thanks, Matt
 

A:Desktop at 800 x 600 everytime i restart windows.

Checked your device manager?
Does the driver for the video look right?
 

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i have a weird problem with my pc, i have freshly installed windows 8.1, fully updated, really few softwares installed and my problem is, when i start or restart pc, it boots up pretty quickly to the desktop, but there are no icons visible on the desktop for ? 5 seconds , i can see the background, mouse cursor ( it also moves if i move with mouse ) and use firefox icon, which is attached to the start panel, not really big deal, but i hadnt this problem before windows reinstall ( i reinstalled because i had often freezes after start/restart and i plan to move to win 10, so i wanted to clear my installation )
any ideas why this is happening ?
i7 3770, gtx 980, 8gb 1600mhz ram, samsumg 840 evo 250gb ( latest firmware installed )

A:No icons on desktop after restart for few seconds

Same thing happens with my 8.1 Pro setup - but it's intermittent, not every time the system is booted. My assumption is some startup system process took a little longer "than expected" so some other system process that finds and displays icons gets delayed. Since everything "eventually" ends up where it's supposed to be and there aren't any significant errors in the various log files, I just live with it.

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Windows 7 laptop. As the title says, and it revolves in an endless loop. At first I thought it to be a hardware problem with the monitor (as my laptop is rather old), but if that were the case, the Safe Mode and Splashtop would not work. So now, my assumption is that a programming file(s) may be corrupted. Avast and MalwareBytes were run in Safe Mode, but they apparantly found no problems. I do recall before this event, I let a "Check for file consistenty" command run on its own when it appeared before the desktop loaded one night. It is possible that the problem may have stemmed from there.
 
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64 NETWORK
Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385
Run by admin at 9:46:32 on 2014-11-01
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium   6.1.7600.0.1252.44.1033.18.3894.3177 [GMT -10:00]
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AV: avast! Antivirus *Enabled/Updated* {17AD7D40-BA12-9C46-7131-94903A54AD8B}
SP: Windows Defender *Enabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: avast! Antivirus *Enabled/Updated* {ACCC9CA4-9C28-93C8-4B81-AFE241D3E736}
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
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A:Loading Desktop causes computer to restart

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Hello All. I seem to be infected with some rather malicous malware. It redirects most search engine results upon click to advertisments. I have followed a trusted friends advice and booted into safe mode, ran Rkill, then scanned with Malwarebytes and someinfections were found and removed. However, when i boot back into normal mode AVG still prompts to remove the following infected files:

c:\windows\assembly\GAC_32\Desktop.ini
c:\windows\assembly\GAC_64\Desktop.ini

Threat name: Trojan horse backdoor.generic15.AXLA

However, the "move to vault" option fails with AVG in normal mode.

I am not sure where to go from here, and any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks!

A:Infected with Malware. GAC_32\Desktop.ini and GAC_64\Desktop.ini

Hi,After performing these scans, enter the results in your next post and also update me on the status of the PC.Note: You may have to perform some or all of the following in Safe Mode With Networking, depending on if you have internet access while in the normal Windows environment. If you still don't have internet access in Safe Mode With Networking, you will need to download the installers onto a flash drive from a working computer and transfer them to the problem PC.Also, if you have any of the following programs already installed on your machine, download the latest version along with updates, then run the scan.================================================================================Download Security Check by screen317 from here or here.Save it to your Desktop.Double click SecurityCheck.exe and follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.================================================================================Please download and scan with SUPERAntiSpyware FreeDouble-click SUPERAntiSypware.exe and use the default settings for installation.
For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use SUPERAntiSpyware to scan and remove malware from your computer Guide.An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.If it will not start, go to Start > All Prgrams > SUPERAntiSpyware and click ... Read more

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So at first I had the "Internet Security 2010" bug, but I think I fixed that with rkill. But now I got the green desktop with the "system is infected" message. I have heard of people who have this problem trying to restart only to find their system totally screwed, so I'm scared to turn off/restart. I have run DDS and Root Repeal. I know its Christmas, but please help!!!
DDS (Ver_09-12-01.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Michael at 3:25:14.42 on Fri 12/25/2009
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.5512
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.511.44 [GMT -5:00]

AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {17DDD097-36FF-435F-9E1B-52D74245D6BF}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\WLKeeper.exe
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgwdsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
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A:Infected, Big Time... Green Desktop with "Your System is Infected" Message

Visit below website. Understand on how to use ComboFix >> download and run the program >> post the log here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix

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It was normal day got back home want to some games on my computer i turned on my computer go to my user like 15 mins it restarts so i go to my user again its in safe mode and all the corners shows "safe mode" it restarts again in just 1 min it goes to normal mode but it restarts much faster a bit like 10 mins then i do it all again it restarts even faster in normal mode now in 3 mins like that but if i unplug the plug of the modem to the computer it doesnt restart and i cant use my security at all even when offline it show a bright red pop up in the background showing a nuclear logo saying that your security is under protection bla bla bla and stuff the others of my anti-virus .the computer is Dell and it windows vista now im using my crappy computer dell also but windows xp

A:Computer restart over over again - Am i infected

Hello and to BleepingComputer.Let's see what we're dealing with here.Please download RKill by Grinler from one of the 4 links below and save it to your desktop.Link 1Link 2Link 3Link 4Before we begin, you should disable any anti-malware software you have installed so it does not interfere with RKill running. This is because some anti-malware software mistakenly detects RKill as malicious. Please refer to this page if you are not sure how to disable your security software.Double-click on Rkill on your desktop to run it. (If you are using Windows Vista, please right-click on it and select Run As Administrator)A black screen will appear and then disappear. Please do not worry, that is normal. This means that the tool has been successfully executed. If nothing happens or if the tool does not run, please let me know in your next reply***************************************************Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download linkIMPORTANT!!! - when you save the file, rename it to something random, such as bubbles.exe This must be done before beginning the download!MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mba... Read more

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