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my battrey duration reduced to 2 hours 40 inested 7 hours

Q: my battrey duration reduced to 2 hours 40 inested 7 hours

the duration of my laptop HP Pavilion 15-ab269sa has reduced to 2 hours 40 inested of 7 hours

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Preferred Solution: my battrey duration reduced to 2 hours 40 inested 7 hours

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Hi all,

Im trying to calculate time spent workin on individual projects, all my results through pivot tables keep coming out totally wrong or just as 00:00 ????

I need help, I have added an attachement showing my problem...............Please help me!!!!
 

A:Calculating hours worked by duration - Pivot Tables

Hi Daniel, welcome to the board!

I'm not sure what you're saying here, because in your post you show time format, but in your file you show numerical format. Maybe it would help to differentiate between the two, because it makes a HUGE difference.

Let's start with dates. In Excel, 1 day is 1 numerical integer. That's why you can take today's date (i.e. =TODAY() ) and do =TODAY()+1 and get tomorrow's date. So we can do math on dates.

Now dates wouldn't be the same unless we could do time as well. How do they do that? Well, time is a fraction of a day, so it makes sense that time in Excel should be a fraction of a day there as well. Since one day is 1 whole number, 0.5 would represent 12 hours. Basically a numerical expression of time, i.e. if you had 12 in a cell and wanted to format as time, would actually be 12 days. If you wanted to convert it mathematically you would do =A1/24, or whatever cell housed your value. Take that number, divide by the total number of hours in a day. Unless we start getting longer days (I have a request in), that number won't change.

So formatting as time, i.e. 00:00, hh:mm, [h]:mm, etc, you'll be seeing that numbers fractions. So 1.5 with a format of [h]:mm would show 36:00. Make sense? It's 36 hours, or a day and a half.

If you're going to have your format as time, you should have your numbers as time as well. Or wait until your numbers come out, then do your mathematical frenzied trick... Read more

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Hi BC!
 
Yesterday, I left my laptop running while downloading a youtube video in the background. To my surprise, when I woke up today and checked my laptop, there was an error message that 'Please Free Up Disk Space'. Yesterday before leaving my laptop, the free disk space on the C: (Windows Directory) was around 10 GB but today when I checked it, it said 0 Bytes free space.
 
I checked some programs if there was anything unusual hiding in there but did not find anything. Furthermore, till 2-3 days ago FRST was running absolutely fine but today when I ran it, it gave me an error "Variable Used Without Being Declared" on some line number which I do not remember. The error came up as soon as FRST started scanning the system.
 
You would notice that there is now space on the C: drive but that was after I uninstalled a game which freed up around 10GB.
 
That is why I downloaded OTL and have attached a log file of that. DDS does not run on Windows 8.1 and hence OTL.
 
I hope someone is able to guide me here.
 
The Extras text file is pasted below as the forum is not allowing me to paste it :-
 
OTL Extras logfile created on: 01-09-2014 09:48:21 - Run 1
OTL by OldTimer - Version 3.2.69.0     Folder = C:\Users\Pranav V Jituri\Downloads\Programs
64bit- An unknown product  (Version = 6.2.9200) - Type = NTWorkstation
Internet Explorer (Version = 9.11.9600.17239)
Locale: 00004009 | Country: India | Language: ENN | Date Format: dd-MM-yyy... Read more

A:Free Disk Space Reduced to 0 Bytes in 5 hours

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Hi folks,

We need to run a Data Collector Set, to continuously monitor performance of some machines. We created the DCS from a Basic template, configured and started ok.?
However, few hours later the DCS stops, and we get "Access Denied" error when we try to re-start it.?
Deleting the DCS and re-creating it resolves the issue for few hours, but then again the DCS stops few hours later with "Access Denied" error.?
We can not figure out what is causing it. ?
The issue happens to all our Windows boxes, old and new, running different OS, from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2016.?
Any ideas?

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Hello Tech Support!
I have been experiencing an unstable desktop pc for about eight weeks now. I need help!! This pc is eighteen months old, purchased from ibuypower. It is running the original OS, OEM win7 64 bit which I freshly reinstalled last week. BSOD crashes, hardlock crashes, distorted image followed by a loud buzzing. Replaced the video card with another XFX AMD Radeon HD 6870, still crashing. Updated video driver, updated BIOS, ran disk check, ran sfc /scannow no integrity violations, ran mem86 for ten passes no errors, removed two memory stixs still crashing, put stixs in other two slots, still crashing. Tried two other stixs still crashing. Temps look good.
Have not tried driver verifier yet. A complete noob here. Would you please help me?

A:BSOD + loud buzzing Hours and Hours tied up

Asus M4A87TD EVO AMD 870 AMD Phenom ll X6 1090T Black Edition Six-Core CPU 8 GB DDR3-1600 XFX AMD Radeon HD 6870 1GB 850W PSU Cooler MAster HAF 922

oops. Here are the specs. Thought they would show up with my name. Sorry about that.

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In Windows XP, fully updated, I have several folders full of mp3's and want to see the bit rate and duration. I right click on a column heading and select "Bit rate". I then click on "More..." so I can get to "Duration", and I select that one too.

But all the figures in the "Duration" column appear to be in "hours" and "minutes", so I see "00:04" or "00:03", but what I want is "minutes" and "seconds".

Any thoughts as to how to change this?
 

A:Solved: Windows Explorer "Duration" Column - no "Seconds", just "Hours" and "Minutes"

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I am running Windows XP SP3, fully updated, on an Acer lap top PC.

I have several folders full of .mp3's and want to see the bit rate and duration. To do this I right click on a column heading and select "Bit rate". I then click on "More..." so I can get to "Duration", and I select that one too.

The two new columns appear, but the format of the "Duration" column appears to be "hours:minutes", so I see "00:04" or "00:03" for most .mp3's, when what I want to see is 'hours:minutes:seconds", e.g. "00:03:45".

This also happens for video files (.avi files), e.g. all my episodes of "Heroes" (sad, I know) have a duration of "00:42" instead of "00:42:xx".


Here are two pictures showing the problem with the .mp3's. The first is of Explorer showing the Duration as "Hours:Minutes":




The second picture is of the properties window of the first .mp3 in the list above:




I copied some .mp3 files to another (old) PC on my home network, and it displayed the duration field correctly:




Also, the properties window correctly shows the duration also:





I'm not the only person to have this problem. I received a private message from a member of another forum where I posted about this problem several weeks ago. That person also has the same problem with the duration field.

The tech guys on that forum were unable to find the source... Read more

A:Windows Explorer "Duration" Column - no "Seconds", just "Hours" and "Minutes"

* bump *

Tricky, this one!

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some how I got this virus Virtumonde I had lots of it on my computer.
I ran MB in safe mode..didn't work then i ran combofix and i manually deleted some things..am I clean yet?
it has been slow since I got these virus' I think there was 13 all together,I know how I got them to IE7 opened up behind Firefox and looked and I could see all my files in that browser and it was scanning my computer,So I closed out and my avast virus scanner bombarded me with warnings.
 

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I don't know what to do with this one...
A guy calls up and tells me this:

I burnt a C++ program on your laptop (WinXP).
My date and time are set correctly (The CD was burnt on June 26, 2004 12:12 EDT).
I take the CD out and puts it in a Windows98 machine and it reads the CD was burnt on June 26, 2004 7:12PM.
The Win98 machine clock is set OK and so is CMOS time.

He cannot use it unless he adjusts his Win98 clock five hours ahead.
I checked his BIOS time and it was correct.
Double checked Windows time and it was correct, as well.
The guy was programming, so I figured he knew his way around a PC.
He was using the latest version of Nero.

I know that Eastern time in Windows says -05:00.
That is a five hour difference.
Would that have anything to do with it?

I had to forward that file up to a product specialist (embarrassing).

I'm scratching my head on this one...
 

A:5 hours off?

whats the region settings on both PC's ?
control panel > date and time > time zones
 

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ewido anti-spyware - Scan Report
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+ Created at: 3:59:49 PM 8/6/2006

+ Scan result:

C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings\Temp\Tspd.dll -> Adware.Agent : Cleaned.
C:\WINDOWS\UnlhbiBLcmF1c2U\command.exe -> Adware.CommAd : Cleaned.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\gtdownls_95.ocx -> Adware.Gdown : Cleaned.
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{052b12f7-86fa-4921-8482-26c42316b522} -> Adware.Generic : Cleaned.
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{873eb32d-ae1a-4183-89bd-45a77f761be4} -> Adware.Generic : Cleaned.
HKU\S-1-5-21-861567501-616249376-725345543-1003\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{052B12F7-86FA-4921-8482-26C42316B522} -> Adware.Generic : Cleaned.
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\Quarantine\C80C927D-C944-4D09-807C-100C26\C3324A53-8058-49D1-8F74-C3AF2A -> Adware.MediaTickets : Cleaned.
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\Quarantine\F9AA4877-B718-4B82-9F72-C863C1\77452983-98BC-4F87-A912-8EF0D2 -> Adware.MediaTickets : Cleaned.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\rk.bin -> Adware.RK : Cleaned.
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\Quarantine\9B4A0089-0D8C-439C-8BD3-62FF06\499312D1-E5E3-4A19-ADBF-725379 -> Adware.Spysheriff : Cleaned.
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\Quarantine\FEDFEB73-D5A4-4EAA-B6CF-110907\A464C08D-8ED3-4E44-B91B-67BB3E -> Adware.Spysheriff : Cleaned.
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A:4 hours later

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I've ran adaware and ewido anti-adaware programs seveal times ad I am currently doing an online virus scan at trendmicro.com. I've looked at HJT "how to" threads. I'm still getting popups left and right. Here's my HJT log, if anyone can help it would be greatly appreciated.






Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 12:25:41 AM, on 8/16/2006
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\csrss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wdfmgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ishost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\isnotify.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\issearch.exe
C:\Program Files\Creative\SB Live! 24-bit\Surround Mixer\CTSysVol.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\jusched.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ismon.exe
C:\Program Files\MMaestro\KMaestro.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE
C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Duce6.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\PPATCH~1\javaw.exe
C:\Program Files\PowerMenu\PowerMenu.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
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Please rename Hijackthis.exe

It's currently located at C:\Program Files\Hijackthis\HijackThis.exe

Rename it from Hijackthis.exe to Vikesrock.exe

Then post a fresh Hijackthis log

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i found answers to same question on this forum

A:26 hours now

why can you not delete threads which has no replys on it?

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My computer has been infected with a couple of different viruses over the last month (vista fix and I can't remember the name of the second one - scanner something). I have followed the tutorials on bleeping computer to remove them, yet my computer is still not behaving normally. I was following the steps on how to post and ran defogger and then DDS. DDS has been scanning for over 24 hours and is still going. Is this normal? I attempted this after the first virus and it ran for almost 2 days before I exited the program and gave up. Please let me know how to proceed.

Thanks,
Tiffany

A:DDS has run for over 24 hours and still going

I recommend stopping it and use an alternate.If you cannot get DDS to work, please try this instead. Please download RSIT by random/random from the link provided for your operating system and save it to your desktop. Link 1 for 32-bit version Link 2 for 32-bit version Link 1 for 64-bit version Link 2 for 64-bit versionThis tool needs to run while the computer is connected to the Internet so it can download HijackThis if it is not located on your system. If you get a warning from your firewall or other security programs regarding RSIT attempting to contact the Internet, please allow the connection. Close all applications and windows so that you have nothing open and are at your Desktop. Double-click on RSIT.exe to start the program.
If using Windows Vista, be sure to Run As Administrator. Read the disclaimer and click Continue. When the scan is complete, a text file named log.txt will automatically open in Notepad. Another text file named info.txt will open minimized. Save the log files to your desktop and copy/paste the contents of log.txt by highlighting everything and pressing Ctrl+C. After highlighting, right-click, choose Copy and then paste the contents into a new topic in the Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs forum, NOT here. Copies of both log files are automatically saved in the C:\RSIT folder which the tool creates during the scan.-- Note: Do not post the contents of info.txt in your reply. Instead, just include it as an attachment to upload u... Read more

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I've scanned with all sorts of antispy, googled suspcious filenames and used numerous removal methods and am about to buy a new computer... well, there's always the format c:... If you guys can't help....

Some symptoms,
Slow system,
Some popups
Funny file names running
Bman.exe
nlrtuskp.exe
Bman1.exe
nlrtuskp1.exe

And strange search stuff keep on installing themselves... isearch and some other strange thing.

And the problems grows and grows when connected to internet.

Here's the Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1... Hope someone can please help. I'm about to go mental...
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 6:13:31 PM, on 3/31/2005
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:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\DVDRAMSV.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMAgent.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\PmProxy.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\Apoint.exe
C:\Program Files\ltmoh\Ltmoh.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TPWRTRAY.EXE
C:\Program Files\Toshiba\ConfigFree\NDSTray.exe
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A:6 hours and tried everything

first off iam not a pro. why don't you try panda free on line scan .it takes a lot of bad stuff out

http://www.pandasoftware.com/products/activescan/com/activescan_principal.htm
 

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Suggest me...
How many hours can i open my computer so that it wont get trouble?
i've win7 ultimate.i have to download programmes,songs,etc late night.

A:How many hours can i?

It would depend on your computer and how hot it may run. If it runs reasonably cool, running a computer overnight shouldn't be a problem. Mine runs around 38?C most of the time (it's running around 41?C right now because the room is 28?C) and I run it 24/7 without any problems.

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Hi, ever since I bought this computer in December I've been getting non-stop BSODs and while I merely put it off as a minor annoyance every few hours it's now become a problem where I can't hope to get any work done if my computer randomly shuts off during class. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

In case this is of any help the BSOD's consist of Driver_IRQL_Not_Equal (RTWLANE), DPC_Watch_Dog_Violation, and Page_File_Error_in_non_paged_area (I believe I fixed this issue by resetting my page file).

A:BSOD every few hours.

Hi,







Originally Posted by Sergster1


Page_File_Error_in_non_paged_area (I believe I fixed this issue by resetting my page file).



No.

Uninstall Norton then use the removal tool for it. Set Windows Firewall and Windows Defender to Automatic and start them too.

Enjoy.

Should also update or remove:

cbfs3 cbfs3.sys Mon Apr 09 09:21:46 2012 (4F82E26A)

And uninstall Daemon Tool Lite, replace with PowerISO:

dtsoftbus01 dtsoftbus01.sys Thu Jun 20 03:22:51 2013 (51C2ADCB)

And uninstall (better) or update software:

mwlPSDFilter mwlPSDFilter.sys Fri Mar 25 03:12:11 2011 (4D8C404B)
mwlPSDNServ mwlPSDNServ.sys Fri Mar 25 03:12:13 2011 (4D8C404D)
mwlPSDVDisk mwlPSDVDisk.sys Fri Mar 25 03:12:23 2011 (4D8C4057)

And uninstall VPN software:

tap0901 tap0901.sys Thu Aug 22 08:40:01 2013 (521606A1)
tapoas tapoas.sys Sun Jul 11 20:31:59 2010 (4C3A627F)

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I don't know if this is in the right topic but still.
Okay so let's get to the point, I am using Win 8 Pro. And i can't have my computer on for a long period of time and it annoys me because i live on the countryside so i don't get that good connection every one else has. Basically i come up to a maximum of 300kb/s when i download something like a movie or what not so it has to stay on the rest of the night to download it. But the thing is (this never happened before i rebooted my computer and got Win 8 Pro) the computer restarts and then i get this loud noise from the back of the computer it sound like a Hairdryer and i need help fixing it!

Sincerely, Filip.

A:Can't have my computer on for more than 2-3 hours.

Welcome to Eight Forums, Filip. It's good to have you aboard.

The hair dryer sound is the case fan, CPU fan, or both. Sounds like a dust problem to me. How old is it? When was the last time the case was opened and blown out?

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I have to restart my PC every 12 hours or so or else it freezes. I have always done all of the updates, spyware checks, virus scans, degrags and everything checks out. I also have cleaned around it as the dust seems to accumulate fast around the outside of it. Can you tell me what the problem might be? I have an HP a1223w Windows XP. Otherwise, everything is just fine with it.
 

A:Have to restart every 12 hours

Welcome to TSG....

Actually even though a computer can be left on all the time it is not a good thing to do for reasons that I will not go into here but they really should be shut-down periodically so they can be re-booted even just to refresh the defaults. nuff of this.

I would like you to install and run this from bootup and the instructions are ther e for that. It is speedfan and it tells about temperatures in a computer. Pleas epost the heat ranges to this thread.

Here is a download to run SpeedFan as a service on boot up here:
http://www.skipyrich.com/sfsvc.ptml

SpeedFan is a freeware program that monitors voltages, fan speeds and temperatures
http://www.almico.com/speedfan432.exe
 

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I have been having some many problems with my pc, since windows 10, it has been getting kernel blablabla error, lets refer to it as KIE, after I formatted my pc back to factory settings, Its gone good, driver reinstalling has been harsh but I have managed to keep my pc running until lately, I have been getting KIE every 6-8 hours, usually I go off and leave my pc downloading something, just to see it restarted, I noticed the BSOD after it came right before saving my 4 straight hours of work on blender, and then interrupting a clash royale match, Its pissing me off so I decided to fix it, speccy says my HDD is fine, it most likely is right now, I have noticed my pc loses performance before it happens, it gets slow and clunky, here is a pasted minidump, I own this damn pc but it seems like I dont own whatever minidump it produces
 
100716-47359-01.dmp
07-10-2016 18:29:34
KERNEL_DATA_INPAGE_ERROR
0x0000007a
parameter 1 00000000`00000004
parameter 2 00000000`00000000
parameter 3 ffffe001`322dd580
parameter 4 000000b4`73a19d4f
caused by driver ntoskrnl.exe
caused by adress ntoskrnl.exe+14e3a0
file description NT Kernel & System Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Microsoft Corporation
6.3.9600.18438 (winblue_ltsb.160812-0914)
x64
ntoskrnl.exe+14e3a0
C:\WINDOWS\Minidump\100716-47359-01.dmp
4
15
9600
417.408
07-10-2016 18:31:22
 
Im guessing it has to do with ntoskrnl.exe? I would like some help, I would upload a speccy but Im not allowed ... Read more

A:kernel_data_inpage_error every 6 hours

Please download and install Speccy to provide us with information about your computer. Clicking on this link will automatically initiate the download.The one piece of information the Speccy will not provide is the make and model of your PSU. If you know what it is please post this along with the Speccy link which will be generated.When Speccy opens you will see a screen similar to the one below.   Please run sfc /scannow The sfc /scannow command scans all protected system files and replaces corrupted and incorrect versions with correct Microsoft versions. To open the Command Prompt press the Windows key and the X key at the same time.   A menu will open with the option Command Prompt (Admin), click/tap on this. You will see a window similar to the one below.  When the Elevated Command Prompt opens copy and paste in sfc /scannow, then press Enter. This will take a while,  have patience and allow it finish.  Stopping this scan could damage files.   When the scan is finished please post the log of this scan. Do the following to access the sfc /scannow log. Open the Command Prompt, copy and paste the command below followed by pressing the Enter key. copy %windir%\logs\cbs\cbs.log "%userprofile%\Desktop\cbs.txt" This will place a new icon on the desktop titled CBS.    This log usually is very large, for this reason you should use a host website like Dropbox to post the log. &nb... Read more

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I'm getting blue screens every few hours, whether I am playing a game, surfing the web, or not even sitting at my computer (I'll come back and it'll be restarted).

Lately the screen just flashes blue for a split second and the computer restarts, not even enough time to read anything. And those events don't seem to be saved to the minidump.

Things I've done so far:
Swap out all the RAM
Run chkdsk on OS drive
Reinstall Windows
Disable paging file (had quite a few blue screens saying something about "paged area" so figured it was worth a shot)
Take out any removable PCI card (RAID and wifi card)

I built this PC back in 2010, and only started having any sort of problems about two weeks ago. It's worth noting that I have eight hard drives in it, but they all seem to be working fine, SMART data checks out, etc. OS drive is an SSD - OCZ Vertex 2

For quick reference, here's the information that BlueScreenViewer gave me:

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Dump File : 101213-16317-01.dmp
Crash Time : 10/12/2013 5:10:43 PM
Bug Check String : BAD_POOL_HEADER
Bug Check Code : 0x00000019
Parameter 1 : 00000000`00000003
Parameter 2 : fffff8a0`0fce94e0
Parameter 3 : fffff8a0`0f479590
Parameter 4 : fffff8a0`0fce94e0
Caused By Driver : ntoskrnl.exe
Caused By Address : ntoskrnl.exe+75bc0
File Description : NT Kernel & System
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A:BSOD every few hours

AVG is the cause of your BSOD's. Please remove it.

Code:
Probably caused by : avgldx64.sys ( avgldx64+a1b6 )





Quote:
Based on the bugchecks, I would recommend you follow and complete the steps given below:1. If you are overclocking any hardware, please stop. Reset any changed values back to default and reset/clear CMOS: Clear CMOS - 3 Ways to Clear the CMOS - Reset BIOS. Uninstall any overclocking tool as these can also be a reason of blue screens.

2. Uninstall your current antivirus software. It can be a cause of BSOD very often. Please remove it with its removal tool and use Microsoft Security Essentials in its place. Malwarebytes is a great combination with it. Go through this thread for more info.

3. Run Disk Check with both boxes checked for all HDDs and with Automatically fix file system errors. Post back your logs for the checks after finding them using Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log

4. Run SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker to check windows for integrity violations. Run it up to three times to fix all errors. Post back if it continues to show errors after a fourth run or if the first run comes back with no integrity violations.

5. Make scans with Kaspersky TDSskiller and ESET Online scanner.

6. Perform a Clean Start up, this will help avoid any problematic applications from bugging the system.

7. Use Revo Uninstaller Free to uninstall stubborn software. Opt for Advanced Mode and uninstall the software, ... Read more

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Hi ive had this BSOD problem since i built my pc , ive had enough of it now so i though id try to get some help with the issue.

here is the dump file. I hope i have done this right lol

Thanks Lee

A:BSOD after being on for a few hours :(

Welcome .

Only one bugcheck is present in the file uploaded do you have any more?
Also some files are missing as well.

Download and save Info.bat to the desktop.
Attachment 291340

Open an elevated command prompt and then type the following command:


Code:
cd C:\Users\<Username>\Desktop
Then type:


Code:
Info.bat
The batch file will begin to run, the SystemInfo.txt file will be saved to your C:\ partition,
the MSINFO32 file will simply open, therefore click File and then Save.
Chose the save location as your Desktop, and then copy the two files into a zipped folder.

Upload the zipped folder in your next post.
The bugcheck was a 0x124 which is hardware problem(s), ehither thermals, aging or just plain DOA.

Code:
===============================================================================
Section 2 : x86/x64 MCA
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Descriptor @ fffffa8009346138
Section @ fffffa80093462c0
Offset : 664
Length : 264
Flags : 0x00000000
Severity : Fatal

Error : GCACHEL2_ERR_ERR (Proc 0 Bank 8)
Status : 0xbe2000000005110a
Address : 0x000000021ae8aa00
Misc. : 0x000000908002c086
We can see the error was a generic (read/write) to the level 2 cache.
I would like to have some more 0x124 bugchecks to possibly see a pattern in a specific
processor / bank.





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Basically this computer could catch on fire and melt and you wouldn't be able to tell a difference in the performance now. My mom won't except this computer is dead. So someone please help. I've never seen a computer so bad.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 3:32:58 PM, on 3/21/2005
Platform: Windows XP (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 (6.00.2600.0000)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop Elements 3.0\PhotoshopElementsFileAgent.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CTsvcCDA.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\bunimyr\khlrqux.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\McAfee AntiSpyware\Msssrv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop Elements 3.0\PhotoshopElementsDeviceConnect.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Toolbar\TBPSSvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\gllxbnr\varhfc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\WinTools\WToolsS.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\fxssvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\vcxqqp\xfyjhf.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\phdtfhj\jsrynqme.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ulop\smfvv.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\xqyi\ivrroli.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ppicjpa\jcwamx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\qaexacbr\pcubim.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ickwebm\jylpr.exe
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A:Hours just to get to this point.

Let me tell you right up front, that the time it's going to take to clean this up is probably longer than a full reformat/reinstall would be. If you don't have anything worth saving on that PC, you may want to entertain this notion.

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Turn off system restore by right clicking on My Computer and go to Properties->System Restore and check the box for Turn off System Restore. Click Apply and then OK. Restart your computer. After we are finished with your log file and verified that it's clean, you may turn it back on and create a new restore point.

Run an online virus scan at TrendMicro http://uk.trendmicro-europe.com/ente...all_launch.php. Just follow the instructions on the site to run the online scan. If any viruses/trojans are detected, try to delete or clean them in that site.

Please download Ad-aware SE and install it if you don't have it already. Make sure it's the newest version and check for any updates before running it. Also go here to get the plug-in for fixing VX2 variants. To run this tool, go into Ad-aware->Add-ons and select VX2 Cleaner. Then click Run Tool and OK to start it. If it's clean, it will say Status System Clean. Otherwise, you will have to click on the Clean button to remove the VX2 infection. Also make sure to customize the settings in Ad-aware for better scan results. Run the scan and fix everything that it finds.

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Having BSOD every few hours
no idea why. new laptop, bought few days ago with windows 7 installed full legit license.

attached file

please help

A:BSOD every few hours

Doesn't look like genuine software to me.

Code:
OS Name: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
OS Version: 6.1.7600 N/A Build 7600
OS Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation
OS Configuration: Standalone Workstation
OS Build Type: Multiprocessor Free
Registered Owner: Admin
Registered Organization:
Product ID: 00426-OEM-8992662-00400
Original Install Date: 10/11/2013, 11:28:29 PM
System Boot Time: 10/12/2013, 1:23:09 PM
System Manufacturer: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
System Model: X450JF
System Type: x64-based PC

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I have been getting home from work, installing flooring, and having to deal with my computer gone crazy. I use windows xp, I recently noticed my virtual memory upgrading, system being slow to start, then my antivirus popped up saying i had two trojans i ran the anti virus programs, restarted then a few minutes later it says they are back. i just ran malwarebytes and got one again. Any help would really make my day.
here is that log:
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.28
Database version: 1226
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
10/2/2008 11:01:33 PM
mbam-log-2008-10-02 (23-01-33).txt
Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 53506
Time elapsed: 11 minute(s), 52 second(s)
Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 1
Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Files Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\MyvXs1Cr.exe.a_a (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

and here is my hijackThis log:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:39:15 PM, on 10/2/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)
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A:About 6 hours of labor...

Hi, Welcome to TSG!!

If you still need help please post a new hijackthis log.
 

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I have left my laptop overchanging in 72 hours without turn on the the computer. Before this happen, 100% charged can last long 4-5 hr (newly bought), now it only last long for 2 hr. Will this damage my battery (non-removable) forever ? Will it reduce the battery life ? Thank You.

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I am consistently getting a BSOD after about 7-9 hours from startup on my Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 bit, ZT brand PC with 16GB memory and 2TB HD. When I reboot it runs fine without problems or symptoms for another 7-9 hours and then I get the BSOD again.

EDIT: I am getting this info on my desktop at start up:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033
Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: d1
BCP1: FFFFF88005F8E000
BCP2: 0000000000000002
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: FFFFF880044D55F8
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1
Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\100213-25802-01.dmp
C:\Users\tom\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-45957-0.sysdata.xml
Read our privacy statement online:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?link...8&clcid=0x0409
If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\windows\system32\en-US\erofflp

I have run Spy Bot and Microsoft Essentials without improvement. I have a 2 week old System Image Backup on a portable HD and a 1 yr. old. system repair CD available.

Would greatly appreciate any assistance for a cure to this problem.

Thank you!

A:BSOD after 7-9 Hours

Please provide all the files following this tutorial so we can provide a complete analysis: Blue Screen of Death Posting Instructions

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Mod Edit; Moved to more appropriate forum.. ~~ boopme
 
A friend of mine has a infection, that is hijacking his screen on his laptop. 
 
All he sees, after entering his PW, the next screen cuts to all white, it has a text entry box and a 'Submit' button only.
 
No text is able to be entered in the text box, when you click on the submit button, a pop up appears that states "You have 48 hours to pay!"
 
if I CTRL/ALT/Delete the Task manager screen pops up but disapears right away.
 
I tried the program to remove the RansomWare.  it got rid of 4 items but not this...  8(

A:You have 48 hours to pay fine!

Hello ddad62 I would like to welcome you to the Malware Removal section of the forum.Around here they call me Gringo and I will be glad to help you with your malware problems.Very Important --> Please read this post completely, I have spent my time to put together somethings for you to keep in mind while I am helping you to make things go easier, faster and smoother for both of us!Please do not run any tools unless instructed to do so.We ask you to run different tools in a specific order to ensure the malware is completely removed from your machine, and running any additional tools may detect false positives, interfere with our tools, or cause unforeseen damage or system instability.Please do not attach logs or use code boxes, just copy and paste the text.Due to the high volume of logs we receive it helps to receive everything in the same format, and code boxes make the logs very difficult to read. Also, attachments require us to download and open the reports when it is easier to just read the reports in your post.Please read every post completely before doing anything.Pay special attention to the NOTE: lines, these entries identify an individual issue or important step in the cleanup process.Please provide feedback about your experience as we go.A short statement describing how the computer is working helps us understand where to go next, for example: I am still getting redirected, the computer is running normally, etc. Please do not describe the computer as "the same", t... Read more

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Right not sure where to begin really so hope all this will make sense.............

Bought this computer over the weekend

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...MEWN:IT&ih=016

Ive got some burning software by the name of MySonicDVD on the PC but when trying to load it up comes up DMA disabled, well ive done everything to inable it....no joy.........so thought ive got Nero 5 somewhere, dug that out installed it and tried to use that, but it first came up couldnt be used as not correct bundle package (or something similiar), then manage to get sort of somewhere but it didnt like the fact it was an .avi.

So I remembered seeing a thread other day and DVD Flick was mentioned...........so yesterday dug out a DVD+RW to try it out, well I was a little dense so after about 2 hours, had to re-do it (please dont ask why as I was having a very bad blonde moment). Anyhow re-started the process, had to leave it as went to work, came home YIPPEEE it worked but took from 12.30pm until the OH came in, he couldnt use the puter as had slowed right down and it finally finished at 7pm.

Now nearly 7 hours to burn a dvd hmmmm, ive not got much of a life but a little bit of one to not waste 7 hours a time.

So can anyone help, recommend anything........tell me what I maybe doing wrong, or just call me thick I dont mind just some help guys/girlies.

Thank you

Edit * It seems there are some slight differences between the one the bloke advertises to the one I have*
 

A:my dvd has taken 7 hours to burn

I couldn't get your link to come up, but if I've got it right you are trying to burn a large .avi file, and you are getting messages from the system that you have DMA turned off to the DVD burner? Try this article to see how to turn on DMA for the drive. Having a drive in PIO mode could slow down burning like you describe. You might also have a relatively slow DVD burner, and if you don't have a lot of system memory, burning a large file or mastering a dvd could take a while. It is also possible that the drive is bad or there are errors in the file you are burning. To get right to device manager as mentioned in the article: click on start, then run, then type devmgmt.msc

http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/device/storage/IDE-DMA.mspx
 

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Hello all,

I am new to the wonderful world of visual basic, and I have been having some issues trying to get something to work for me and was hoping on of you may be able to assist me. I got into Visual Basic because I do a lot of emailing based on an excel report I get daily from my company. The report contains many rows of assignments that are due.

I have to read this report check dates in column e against today's date - 5 days, so if the date in column E is less than 5 days from the current date I have check column F to see if there is an #N/A if there is I am to send the Person involved in an email. There name can be found in column G. The email is to contain the id number and company name in the subject line which the id can be found in column A and the company in column Z. I have tried numerous forums and threads over the last week looking for help. I am generating 30 to 40 emails per day based on this excel spread sheet. I now that automation is the answer to saving me many hours (I am paid a pittance for pay working 60 plus hours a week 20 of it is spent sending this email) I have included a base example of the workbook no formatting mostly for a visual reference. If any of you could help me out with a visual basic macro to do this for me I would be very humbled as my kids would get to see me a little more.
 

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Hello

I have had blue screens for a very long time now. 95% of the times it is while I'm playing video games. Last night though I had about 10 BSOD's within 2 hours. A couple of months back the same thing happened. It is getting really frustrating now and I am willing to pay for new PC components if required. As long as someone can tell me what exactly is wrong with my PC.

Info
- Windows 7 64-bit full retail version
- CPU: Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
- Motherboard: Asus P5QL Pro
- RAM: DIMM1: 2x Corsair XMS2 CM2X2048-6400C5 2 GB DDR2-800 DDR2 SDRAM --- 4 GB total
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 (896 MB)

Any help is very appreciated!

I attached the necesarry files as well

A:10 BSOD's within 2 hours

Sorry for bumping but I still need some help.

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Okay, so friday night, I finished building a computer

Core i5 750
ASRock P55m Pro
2x2 GB G. Skill Ripjaw DDR3 1333
WD Caviar Black 640 GB

When I first booted up my computer, I clean installed Windows 7 Ultimate from a genuine upgrade disc I got from school. However, I realized that the key code only worked for upgrades, and not new installations. (I WAS SOO STUPID.. IF I KNEW ABOUT THE DOUBLE INSTALLATION THING NONE OF THIS WOULD BE HAPPENING) So, I grabbed a copy of a volume licensed XP from school and installed, formatting the Windows 7 partition, thinking that the upgrade would work once I had a licensed version of windows to build off of.

However, EVERY SINGLE TIME I get the the "expanding files" stage of windows 7 installation now, error 0x80070570 comes up, telling me that a file is missing or corrupted. I have searched nearly every thread on this forum, trying everything from reseating RAM, to resetting the CMOS, to checking the hard drives, to even borrowing another installation disc from a friend.

But NOTHING WORKS....

Someone please please help me. I am sooo frustrated. Especially since I had 7 running previously, but I formatted the hard drive....

Thanks in advance. Any help would be appreciated. Please don't refer me to another thread on this forum, I have read nearly all of them.

Also, as a note, I tried upgrading to Vista with another disc I got from school, however that installation failed during the copying phase and I got almost the exact... Read more

A:PLEASE HELP!!! I have spent over 10 hours trying

try this:
When you see the error "0x80070570 can't access files" on install click --> Cancel ---> you will be returned to the "Install Now" startup screen and - WITHOUT REBOOTING - just re-start the install.

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Got Two BSOD's today and a few prior to this

OS - Windows 7
X64
Full retail reversion
its about two weeks old now
7600 build for windows 7
the CPU is AMD phenom II X4 955 black edition
Graphics card is a Radeon Saphire 5770 1gb gddr5
Motherboard is ASUS M4A785T-M 785G
The powersupply is a coolermaster 500Watt PSU

Any ideas why this is happening? Attached the Files.

A:BSOD - Twice in 2 hours.,

Ran a virus check, but nothing came up.

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One full scan with Ad-Adware and S & D I noticed some strange keys in my hijackthis log. I went ahead and ran a virus scan with avg and found a win32.bho trojan. I ran another scan with avg anti-spyware and yet found more spyware and I used XoftSpySE and that found even more spyware. I'm afraid that I'll download another spyware remover tool and it will find more spyware that the rest didn't pick up. Am I clean yet?


Here's the hijackthis log:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 16:02, on 2008-02-15
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
c:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\VTTimer.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exe
C:\WINDOWS\ALCXMNTR.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5\avgas.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\Program Files\Ringo\Hub.exe
C:\Program Files\GetRight\GetRight_.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5\guard.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
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A:HT and CF logs. 7 hours. Am I done yet?

Hi and welcome to TSF.

I am currently reviewing your log. Please note that this is under the supervision of an expert analyst, and I will be back with a fix for your problem as soon as possible.

You may wish to subscribe to this thread to get immediate notification of replies as soon as they are posted. To do this click Thread Tools, then click Subscribe to this Thread. Make sure it is set to Instant Notification, then click Subscribe.

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My computer has been completely wiped out and we've been trying to get Vista to reinstall on it and every time we get to the end of it where it is
installing updates then it pops up stating that "windows could not prepare
the computer to boot into the next phase of installation. To install windows,
restart the installation." Unfortunately every time I do it I get the same
problem. I need to know what to do get it fixed. I have a Dell Inspiron 1545
and am reinstalling Windows Vista Home Premium 64-SP1.

Someone mentioned reinstalling drivers and I am trying this from the Drivers and Utilites CD it came with, It says Insert the Installation media for the device and click OK to select the driver. When I click OK I see all kinds of files and text pads that I don't understand, I see nothing about drivers thus I am stuck at a standstill!! URGH!!!

A:Please help - been working on this 12 hours now!!

Where did you get the install DVD?

As a side note your other post will be closed. We do not allow double posting.

Try this to restore
http://support.dell.com/support/topi...&isLegacy=true

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This computer runs vmware workstation only. Tried to update Bios, drivers.

Ran memtest86 for 24 hours with no errors.

A:BSOD every 24 hours or so

anyone?

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another computer restarts thread. mine started at the same time I installed sp2 and also installed different video editing tools(trying to find that perfect avi to mpeg) have since uninstalled all viedo converters and ran adware ,spybot, avg and online scan. found vbs krepper virus deleted file. I am still running in safe mode that is the only way it won't restart every 2- hours.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2
Scan saved at 9:15:41 AM, on 9/26/2004
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS2\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS2\Explorer.EXE
C:\HJT\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,SearchAssistant = about:blank
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {00000010-6F7D-442C-93E3-4A4827C2E4C8} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: Google Toolbar Helper - {AA58ED58-01DD-4d91-8333-CF10577473F7} - c:\program files\google\googletoolbar1.dll
O2 - BHO: IMTHelper Class - {FA1A6CC3-BE63-4f7c-A455-417D35A67DA6} - c:\windows2\system32\tsextsex.dll
O3 - Toolbar: &Google - {2318C2B1-4965-11d4-9B18-009027A5CD4F} - c:\program files\google\googletoolbar1.dll
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [CTHelper] CTHELPER.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [UpdReg] C:\WINDOWS2\UpdReg.EXE
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A:xp restarts since sp2 every 2-3 hours

now i get the blue screen about hardware
stop message
stop 0x0000000A
(0xac60038c,0x00000002,0x00000000,0x0x804eed80)
Thanks for any help

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This laptop gets very little use, but unfortunately while using on battery power last month, checking emails, the power went off  for no reason. tried everything, hooking up to recharge, trying to find solution on line like resetting  battery but with no luck. Not once did any light come on or power return.  as i do not live in a town where i purchased the computer, a couple months went by before i got back to the store where purchased to learn that the warranty had "expired" 2 days before. i was told to contact ACER. I did.. A tech support live chat with a Roseny M was cordial until she realized it was "out of warranty" whereby she just hung up on me when i was trying to get return information and inquiring as to why this was not covered by warranty. Now i can't even get transferred to a supervisor. MicroCenter where i bought this POS said it would probably run 1000 dollars to repair..i had just paid 1300 on purchase, and a 75 dollar diagnostic fee so again am thinking this should get a better response from ACER to fix a problem that appears to be congenital.  Has anyone else out there been able to fix this problem with out sending it to ACER, or been more successful than i have in even getting them to listen.  I used to buy a lot of ACER products but now it is my mission in life to get the word out about their customer support or lack thereof. 

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Basic Vista Info:
- x64
- the original installed OS on the system? Yes
- an OEM or full retail version? OEM

- What is the age of system (hardware)? 2.5 ish years
- What is the age of OS installation (have you re-installed the OS?) Attempted to install windows 7 about 1.5 years ago. the computer crashed. It is still running the original OS.

Also, note that the computer has been calling the targus driver "improperly installed" since i tried to install it the day the computer was bought.

The folder includes the dump files, Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2 folder, and the PERFMON HTML file.

Note that may hard drive had 100% performance and 97% fitness ratings from the S.M.A.R.T. utility.

Edit: The laptop is a VGN-NS150D. This is made by Sony as a part of their Vaio laptop series. This model was only sold in Canada.

A:2 BOSDs within a few hours...

About a week ago, Skype froze with a d3d9.dll error

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basic details: high speed internet is provided via my apartment complex, so I don't deal with routers, etc. all I deal with is a cat 5 cable, and my pc. I recently reinstalled Win2KPro, and notice that if I'm away from the computer for an hour (maybe more) I lose my IP address and connectivity. I try to release/renew but that doesn't work, so I just reboot it. Last night I was working on something and I lost my connectivity after a couple of hours while I was using it, so I was wondering if there's a setting I might have missed somewhere that causes my IP to release at a certain interval.

there's no spyware/adware that I'm concerned with, as I've installed nothing but a/v protection, firewall and assorted Windows Updates.

any guidance from here would be much appreciated
 

A:ip releases after a few hours?

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I normally let Vista perform a regularly scheduled Defrag, but I was having
performance issues that did not appear to be infection related (scanned the
Dell laptop with AVG/Kaspersky online/Trojan Remover and found nothing).

Around 4pm I started "defrag.exe c: -c -w -v" in a dos window, under Vista
SP2.

Well, it displayed a brief text report, early on, in the dos window, and the
drive light has been blinking away, with obvious activity for the past 10
hours!

Here's my Defrag report:

Defragmentation report for volume C:
Volume size = 298 GB
Cluster size = 4 KB
Used space = 145 GB
Free space = 153 GB
Percent free space = 51 %
File fragmentation
Percent file fragmentation = 0 %
Total movable files = 329,248
Average file size = 432 KB
Total fragmented files = 786
Total excess fragments = 3,161
Average fragments per file = 1.01
Total unmovable files = 82
Free space fragmentation
Free space = 153 GB
Total free space extent = 23,023
Average free space per extent = 7 MB
Largest free space extent = 107 GB
Folder fragmentation
Total folders = 51,526
Fragmented folders = 22
Excess folder fragments... Read more

A:Defrag... 11 hours and still going!

Hello Pixelgrower,
You can stop the process with no problems.
I would recommend this Defragging tool, it's quick, easy to use, and it's free.

Download Auslogics Disk Defrag 3.1.0.65 - Improve your computer's performance and stability - Softpedia

The drive will always blink, as it is continually writing to the system restore for a backup, and there is always a process accessing the HHD at one time or another.
Follow the link to download and give it a try, hope this helps, good luck and post your results.

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Hello, my PC recently started to get stuck shutting down and I have to use the reset botton a couple of times and then it shuts down normally.

I recover it from a early date and it work OK for a couple of days but it is back doing the samething again.

I need some help with this problem please

L Morales

A:Shutting down for hours

Hello Imorales,

Try this tutorial out: SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot - created by Bare Foot Kid

If that doesn't work, see if you are able to do this one: Repair Install - created by Brink

Make sure all windows updates are installed along with any drivers your system may need (or need updated). If you fill out your system specs I could help you in that area.

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This laptop gets very little use, but unfortunately while using on battery power last month, checking emails, the power went off  for no reason. tried everything, hooking up to recharge, trying to find solution on line like resetting  battery but with no luck. Not once did any light come on or power return.  as i do not live in a town where i purchased the computer, a couple months went by before i got back to the store where purchased to learn that the warranty had "expired" 2 days before. i was told to contact ACER. I did.. A tech support live chat with a Roseny M was cordial until she realized it was "out of warranty" whereby she just hung up on me when i was trying to get return information and inquiring as to why this was not covered by warranty. Now i can't even get transferred to a supervisor.
 MicroCenter where i bought thissaid it would probably run 1000 dollars to repair..i had just paid 1300 on purchase, and a 75 dollar diagnostic fee so again am thinking this should get a better response from ACER to fix a problem that appears to be congenital.  Has anyone else out there been able to fix this problem with out sending it to ACER, or been more successful than i have in even getting them to listen.  I used to buy a lot of ACER products but now it is my mission in life to get the word out about their customer support or lack thereof.
 

A:Aspire S7 393. With less than 15 hours of use the ...

Very sorry your system is having problems and that our support team was not able to assist. We can do much better than that. Please send me a private message, so I can get you the help you need to get this working again.
 




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Internet works fine, but every few hours it stops working and google chrome says random stuff about dns probe not finished. Some times it takes like a few minutes to reconnect but other times it can take up to like 5 minutes.

I called my ISP a bunch of times and used the live chat on their website but they just told me to unplug **** each time and it never solved anything. Even got a new modem, but I still get dns errors. Contemplating switching from Bell to Rogers, but worried that the problem would still be there.

Here are some pictures of the modem log, I don't know what anything in there means so maybe some of you do.
 

A:DNS Errors every few hours, ISP not much help...

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Hello.

I am running Windows 8.1 and have been experiencing an issue as of late, without any hardware or software changes. About every 4 hours, the OS will lock up, start stuttering any audio, and then the screen goes black and it reboots. This has happened while playing a game, watching Netflix, just browsing the web, seems about anything (oncej ust launching Google Chrome).

I have checked the event logs and don't see anything (only thing is the Critical under system and it says your system did not shut down properly, no errors before it). I am trying to see what I can troubleshoot to try and resolve the issue, but am not getting anywhere. Anything will help!

Cheers!

A:Crashing Every ~4 Hours

Anything will help!



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Reboot &-- do #1 again.

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Getting the BSOD after running pc for about 4-5 hours, when try to restart black screen. If i let it sit over night starts right up then after 4-5 hrs. get BSOD again.
Was told by computer repair that my bios was going bad.
Any thoughts?

A:BSOD after 3-4 hours

Yes. Please follow the BSOD Posting Instructions.

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I started getting BSOD recently and tried to overlook it but there seems to be a real problem behind it. I had 2 different BSOD within 2 days, one of SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION and a second of PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA.
If it helps it started not long after I moved to an SSD. I've uploaded the minidups I've gathered.

A:2 different BSOD within 48 hours

Hi,


Quote:




If it helps it started not long after I moved to an SSD




Before checking the crash dumps, are you 100% sure the firmware for it is up to date?

Regards,

Patrick

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