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##@##!! Adware:Plugin-Container.exe

Q: ##@##!! Adware:Plugin-Container.exe

i have finally found a real resort to removing this damn virus out of my system, but it will take you a whole day.
first off
These are the things you need to google.
AdwCleaner : Cleans the registry of the infection
CCleaner: Removes the Cookies and programs (use trial version pro)
Kaspersky (Anti-Virus) removes the virus infecting the pc
Malware Bytes: "As Described program to cover more basis to remove it"
then finally Junk Removal Tool.
But follow each program in these steps.
"Anti-virus: use first a latest virus protection program (Not Nortons: Back door into windows)"
CCleaner: Clean all your windows background applications and cache
Malware Bytes
Junk Removal Tool.
i should say your computer will be clean of this peice of s### infection.
but the process will yet again, take all day.

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Preferred Solution: ##@##!! Adware:Plugin-Container.exe

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I'm running Lenovo 32-bit on Win XP and for awhile keep getting freezing and script issues with message
"plugin-container.exe has encountered a problem needs to close....etc..."

I read that the Adobe Shockwave Flash( in Firefox(my browser) needs updating,then i read that in fact in you need to go into Mozilla Firefox ADD ON's and you should uncheck the box that shows
"Enabled Adobe Flash Protected".Basically disabling it.
So it can't be both options can it? So who is right on this and what should i do.
Or are there other reasons i am getting plug-incontainer exe issues?

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Hi All,

I have a problem with Mozilla Firefox...... it keeps crashing and tells Me that Plugin container has stopped working. I have scoured the web for a fix for this issue to no avail.
I have update My flash and shockwave to the latest versions.
The description copied and pasted below.
A problem caused this program to stop interacting with Windows.

Problem signature:

Problem Event Name: AppHangXProcB1

Application Name: firefox.exe

Application Version:

Application Timestamp: 55fb5aff

Hang Signature: d7b4

Hang Type: 32

Waiting on Application Name: plugin-container.exe

Waiting on Application Version:

OS Version: 6.1.7601.

Locale ID: 2057

Additional Hang Signature 1: d7b444e004415ca21a2f8c39b6443ac1

Additional Hang Signature 2: e7e1

Additional Hang Signature 3: e7e17642423ca2f108f70908004763a4

Additional Hang Signature 4: d7b4

Additional Hang Signature 5: d7b444e004415ca21a2f8c39b6443ac1

Additional Hang Signature 6: e7e1

Additional Hang Signature 7: e7e17642423ca2f108f70908004763a4

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A:Plugin container


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If you upgraded your FF you may/may not have problems with it's plugin-container.exe. It apparently causes crashes/lock ups of FF on some systems, slowdowns on others.

I saw some reports associated with this file, which takes up (in some instances) an inordinate amount of RAM, thus causing the browser to lock up.

Some AV/Malware programs are registering it as Malware.

On a personal note, it really does bug me that the file REQUIRES internet access (*and there is no option to bypass or disable it). If you don't allow it, some sites that require flash just won't load.

Aside from that, no problems with the new browser.

For release notes:


A:Firefox 3.6.4/plugin-container.exe

Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386

On a personal note, it really does bug me that the file REQUIRES internet access. If you don't allow it, some sites that require flash just won't load.

How else do you expect it to get content that resides online then? To put it into perspective, when Firefox encounters a plugin required container (object, embed) in the HTML it diverts those off to plugin-container.exe to handle and download the necessary resources it supports. So of course it needs access to the internet. It would be no different denying Firefox internet access.

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Are you familiar with plugin-container.exe in FFI want to disable it, but I have some questionsThis is what I found;plugin-container.exehttps://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/713600You can disable the plugincontainer.exe by1) going typing in about:config in the address bar 2) type in "dom.ipc" 3) disable the 4 values that say trueHowever when I get there it looks like this ;dom.ipc.plugins.enabled default boolean true dom.ipc.plugins.java.enabled default boolean falsedom.ipc.plugins.parentTimeoutSecs default integer 0dom.ipc.plugins.processLaunchTimeoutSecs default integer 45dom.ipc.plugins.timeoutSecs default integer 45dom.ipc.processCount default integer 1My question is how to disable the one true I find there ?

A:Are you familiar with plugin-container.exe in FF

What version of F/fox are you using, still 3.6 ?? The version was updated over 6 monfhs ago -Anyway see this >> To disable, see here >> http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?p=9530495#p9530495 I would suggest you type about:config in the addressbar (note, that there are no spaces in that) and search for ipc in the seachbox at the top of the about:config page.No mention of >> type in "dom.ipc" Link edited -

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Recently when I use Firefox to surf on the Internet, I always have like 5-6 tabs opened. After 5-10 minutes, the browser is running very slowly and sometimes at the top bar it says (Not Responding). It is like a performance drop, changing tabs is slow, scrolling down a page is slow. I check the Task Manager it uses like 1907.23 MB of Memory and it shows 99% of Memory used.

I always have to end the Firefox process and open it again and restore my last session. It always use 150-180 MB of Memory at the first minute. But the longer I keep Firefox open, even on Minimize, my computer slows down and again it use 99% of Memory so I have to end process again. This happens over and over again. And when I check my Crash Dumps folder, I saw a lot of plugin-container dump files.

So how do I solve this issue? It's not a big deal though but I want a solution.

EDIT: Firefox is my preferred browser, I don't really like Chrome and not to mention Internet Explorer.

A:Firefox plugin-container

First, make sure you have the latest version of Firefox ie. 38.01
Next, right click on the Title, and select Menu Bar. From the Menu, click on Help->Restart With Add-Ons disabled to see if you experience the same problem.

If the problem is gone then go to Tools->Menu->Add-ons and disable all the add-ons then re-enable one by one until you experience the same problem then you might have a bad add-on.

If the the problem still persist. Tools->Options and create a SYNC account and sign-in. This will save all your Bookmarks, Add-ons etc...
then uninstall Firefox completely.

Next, download and install Firefox again then sign in to SYNC to get back all bookmarks, add-ons etc...

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Hi I have notice that this plugin container.exe file is using too much resources of my computer. Can I turn it off??

A:What is plugin container in firefox?

What is plugin-container

edit: https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/questions/704242

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I've got FF v.3.6.20 and with one tab open and the recent "plugin-container" running after a little flash player action, task manager says, between the two
they take approx. 80,000 K of RAM

Chrome v.13.0.782.112 m with one tab open is sucking up approx. 180,000 K of RAM. task mngr. also shows 5 processes named "chrome.exe"

after reading that, Chrome still loads as fast or faster than FF.

I'm not all up on what my browsers do with RAM and how/if that effects page-loading

Can someone please explain this to me?


A:FF3 + plugin-container vs Chrome

With tabbed web browsers it's normal to have several instances of the browser running in processes. There's one for each open tab, but that does not in any way effect page-loading times. Google Chrome uses a different browser engine, and that's what makes the difference.

Firefox 3 is in any case well out of date now by several versions. The latest is v6.0 so you should consider updating it to enjoy the extra security and new features -- it's faster too.

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So I'm using the latest version of Firefox and Flash player, and for some reason the plugin-container will lock up in certain situations.

If I play quake through quakelive.com and exit a match, at any time, the plugin locks up, have to open task manager and kill the process.

If I'm on youtube, foxnews, or any other place using flash for video, and navigate away from the site, or select a different video it locks up.

Now this only happens the first time I try to leave a page or exit a game. Once I kill the process and bring the page / game up it all runs perfectly fine no matter what video I click on, new page I go to, or play 10 - 20 games.

It happens no matter how much memory the plugin is using as well. it could be 15,000kb or 235,000kb.

Not really sure how to troubleshoot a problem like this, so any advice would be welcome.

A:plugin-container.exe Halts

Disable plugin-container.exe and see if it makes any difference.


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I enjoy watching Netflix, which plays perfectly well on my system. However, if I try to go back to a previous scene or skip ahead, my whole computer freezes up, with plugin-container.exe taking up 99% of CPU. I get the problem regardless of which browser I'm using -- I've tried Firefox, Chrome, and IE. This problem started very suddenly a few weeks ago. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling Silverlight, but it didn't solve the problem. What could be causing this, and how can I fix it?Mod Edit: Removed pointless links - Hamluis.

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HP 2000 notebook
Microsoft Windows 8.1
A dialogue box appeared on computer display, see attached jpeg screenshot labeled firefox av detect and I clicked Protect me.
I am not sure if this is a false positive.  I ran whole computer scan using AVG and nothing was detected. 
Thank you for any support or advice.

A:Firefox plugin container blocked

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Every time I look in task manager Firefox 6.0.2 has multiple Plugin-container.exe tasks open. Why is this? There is always 5 or more open, one time I counted 12 separate plugin-container.exe files open. Is this always an issue with Firefox? I have seen this issue since Firefox 4.

A:Firefox plugin-container issue

Quite normal: Plugin-container and out-of-process plugins - MozillaZine Knowledge Base

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Hi All,

When using the latest version of Mozilla Firefox I keep getting from time to time a warning telling Me that Plugin Container has stopped working, I have the latest version of Flash player and Nvidia Drivers for My Graphics card but the problem still keeps arising from time to time ..!

My Graphics card is a Nvidia AMD Radeon HD 7900 series.


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A:Solved: Plugin container crashes

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I get this message occur quite frequently when I close Firefox.-

Plugin container.exe - application error

What is causing this and how can I prevent this from happening ?


A:Plugin container.exe - application error

Which version of Firefox?

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Regarding Adobe flash player, I'd like to know if it incorporates the Firefox Plugin Container for those on Firefox? Does it use that program to help update itself perchance and is it necessary for Flash usage in any way? Just wondering. Thanks.

A:Flash Player and FF Plugin Container

Note: The following, before my response, is from a little panel posting just above my post. Apparently, the Quoting mechanism in this forum is not working as it cannot quote things properly. Likewise, the little HTML panel where one posts or issues replies is frozen and I have to manually write the HTML for certain things.

Twitter Share this with your friends, 2BInformed! You may get more replies if you share this post with your friends. Just click on Facebook or Twitter. (Don't worry, we'll give you the opportunity to edit the details before it's actually posted.) Note that you can share any thread on Tech Support Guy by using the buttons below the last post. Thanks for using TSG!

Thanks, TSG, for the note! However, I do not use Facebook or Twitter as I do not have an account and personally see little use for it. Thanks anyway.

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Hi All,
Could You please help Me ?
I occasionally get a window telling Me that Plugin container in firefox has crashed....... You folks got any idea on how I can resolve this issue ???

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Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: plugin-container.exe
Application Version:
Application Timestamp: 54224e6b
Fault Module Name: mozalloc.dll
Fault Module Version:
Fault Module Timestamp: 54221b67
Exception Code: 80000003
Exception Offset: 0000141b
OS Version: 6.1.7601.
Locale ID: 2057
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

A:Solved: Plugin Container Mozilla Firefox

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hi...i know there's a way through firefox to disable the plugin container (plugin-container.exe in resources at the task manager) and keep it from gobbling up cpu resources, but i can't remember how to do it. i know you just type in something in the browser location bar and from there type in another short piece of text, and from there double-click a couple of items to take the plugin container out of contention for the cpu. does anyone here know what i need to type in at the browser location bar, and at the screen that firefox shows after that? i know what to double-click once i get there. thanks for all help.

A:[SOLVED] plugin container eating up cpu resources

Type about:config in the address bar and hit Enter.

Type dom.ipc.plugins.enabled in the Filter bar and you should see 4 entries appear as you're typing. Right-click each one of these entries and select Toggle to change their values from True to False, then restart Firefox.

(I've used this setting in Firefox 4 and 5... it works)

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This has been a recurring problem with the 32-bit versions of Firefox that I've used in the past. I've now switched to the current 64-bit version (43.0) only to find that this problem is occurring.
I had been keeping the 32-bit version bug at bay using the user environment variable "MOZ_DISABLE_OOP_PLUGINS" but that no longer works for the 64-bit version. I've gone so far as to add "64" to the variable in several different ways but none of those worked.

Any suggestions on a fix or workaround for this?

A:Mozilla Firefox 43.0 (64-bit) - PlugIn Container Crash Problem

Suggest: Clean install flash player.

Flash Player removal tool: https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player...r-windows.html

Make sure you follow all steps including step 3d

%appdata%\Adobe\Flash Player
%appdata%\Macromedia\Flash Player

Confirm deletion by attempting to navigate to the above folders once they have been deleted.

Important: Step 4.1
Restart your computer before fresh installing flash player.

Other stuff you can try:

Backup your profile (bookmarks and extensions)

MozBackup - Backup tool for Firefox and Thunderbird

Uninstall Firefox and delete leftovers:


Include these steps:

To remove other files and folders that may not be removed by the uninstall, you must manually delete the Firefox installation folder, which is located in one of these locations by default:
32-bit Windows: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox
64-bit Windows: C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox

Pess the Windows key +R to open a Run dialog, type in %APPDATA%\Mozilla\ and click OK to open the Mozilla folder, then delete the Firefox folder.
Reboot. Clean install Firefox then restore your bookmarks and extensions from the Mozbackup file that you saved.


Test Cyberfox 64bit Portable to see if you get the same problem. You would need the AMD x64 version (portable)


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Recently, I was given a laptop in which the OS environment is XP SP3. Since I started using the machine, there have been an untold number of problems that have occurred that seem to point to ntdll.dll {5.1.2600.5755 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.090206-1234)} and plugin-container.exe. To help you all understand the situation, I use Firefox, not IE.

It doesn't seem to matter whether or not I've installed addins to my browser. The problem is most prevalent whenever I run streaming audio which requires the Flash plugin.


After ~ 30 minutes (the length of time is never consistent) of listening to streaming audio, the browser either hangs, or crashes...sometimes, I have to end the firefox.exe process via Task Manager. Here's an example of the details logged in Event Viewer-->Application:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: Application Error
Event Category: None
Event ID: 1000
Date: 01.10.2011
Time: 03:40:55
User: N/A
Computer: JSHELTON
Faulting application plugin-container.exe, version, faulting module ntdll.dll, version 5.1.2600.5755, fault address 0x0000100b.

For more information, see Help and Support Center at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/events.asp.
0000: 41 70 70 6c 69 63 61 74 Applicat
0008: 69 6f 6e 20 46 61 69 6c ion Fail
0010: 75 72 65 20 20 70 6c 75 ure plu
0018: 67 69 6e 2d 63 6f 6e 74 gin-cont
0020: 61 69 6e 65 72 2e 65 78 ainer.ex
0028: 65... Read more

A:Solved: XP SP3 and plugin-container.exe issues with module ntdll.dll

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Hello. My Firefox is running slow. Plugin container seems to be hogging resources. Is plugin container malware?

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Hello. My Firefox is running slow. Plugin container seems to be hogging resources. Is plugin container malware?

A:Infected? Firefox running slow. plugin container hogging resources

Hello HalNot a malware but may contain some in the Plug ins..What is plugin-containerSo lets clean that first and see.Disable one by one to see which is the culprit or disable all and see if that helped.How to disable plugins

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After having it freezing now its crashing here's the crash report,the only plugin that i have is the shockwave flash 1500189,ff version:33.1 this happened on older versions too

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: plugin-container.exe
Application Version:
Application Timestamp: 545c0a59
Fault Module Name: mozalloc.dll
Fault Module Version:
Fault Module Timestamp: 545be5ee
Exception Code: 80000003
Exception Offset: 00001425
OS Version: 6.1.7601.
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Event viewer:

Log Name: Application
Source: Application Error
Date: 11/12/2014 11:07:21 AM
Event ID: 1000
Task Category: (100)
Level: Error
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer: Aurora
Faulting application name: plugin-container.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x545c0a59
Faulting module name: mozalloc.dll, version:, time stamp: 0x545be5ee
Exception code: 0x80000003
Fault offset: 0x00001425
Faulting process id: 0x6ac
Faulting application start time: 0x01cffeabbd755cc2
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\plugin-container.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\mozalloc.dll
Report Id: 204817ac-6a9f-11e4-847b-9cd24bab57fb
Event Xml:
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A:Firefox crashing (plugin container for firefox has stopped working)

Go to Index page ? mozillaZine Forums ; on the right-side of the screen, in the search box for Boards, enter "plugin container crashes" (without the quotation marks) and read some of the threads, which may lead you to the solution.

My quick look at a few of those threads indicated that hardware acceleration may be the culprit; if you need help with that, do another search for that subject.

There was an amusing incident on mozillaZine recently concerning hardware acceleration: One person posted a vituperative message blaming the moderators for frequently suggesting turning off hardware acceleration on the grounds that doing that had never helped a single person.

The very next thread I read was from a person thanking the moderators: He had been told to try turning off hardware acceleration, he did so, and his problem was solved.

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I was having problems with too high physical memory usage(highest was 73%) causing my PC to respond slower even during winexplore. I started uninstalling unnecessary programs and disabling unnecessary processes, when I noticed that plugin-container.exe is taking up 23,xxx KB memory while firefox takes up 400,xxxKB. Is this normal? Is there any way I can tone Firefox down to further lessen my PC's physical memory usage? As of now, it's down to 36%.

I usually run either Fraps, Skyrim, or Azureus Vuze while using Firefox. Current active plugins for Firefox are:
Quicktime plugin
Java Platform
Java Deployment toolkit
Shockwave Flash

A:Plugin container for firefox and firefox eating up memory

Unless you're very limited in ram, its nothing to worry about. I've stressed FF to eat up to 4GB or ram and another 4 for the Plugin Container.

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i'm at a total loss & end of my rope, i allowed a family member 2 use my pc, unknown 2 me they allowed a plugin 2 be installed into my hard drive(negativebeats plugin) it's over riding my search bars, adding search files, putting a pesky search bar on my task bar.

i've went 2 my control panel & removed everything that wasn't suppose 2 be there, even tried 2 do a restore but there was no restore point before this was installed so i did a search & found where i could download a free shareware 2 remove this but!!! i have no clue what 2 keep & what 2 remove, winged it & ended up deleting important files i have no clue what i need 2 look 4 & how 2 go about getting rid of this. it seems 2 just come back with a vengance no matter what i try 2 do 2 get rid of this thing. could some one pls advise me how ??? (btw i told the family member if i get rid of this thing they would live(l0ol kidding) but i'm not happy at what they allowed 2 be allowed on my pc!

thanz 4 listening & any help that u can give me

p.s if u don't know by now i'm a pc dummy so pls make it simple thanzzzz

A:removing adware plugin

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I ran Spyware Doctor on this Dell laptop and was informed about Phoenix Keylogger and adware IE plugins running on this machine. Here is a HJT log
This is my first posting and I apologize for any mistakes in advance.
Do you have a listing anyware of good and bad things to have in your HJT logs. It would be a great help to me.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 11:23:20 PM, on 1/23/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16762)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Broadcom\ASFIPMon\AsfIpMon.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\Managed VirusScan\VScan\EngineServer.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\Managed VirusScan\Agent\myAgtSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\NICCONFIGSVC.exe
c:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Shared\sqlwriter.exe
C:\Program Files\NTRU Cryptosystems\NTRU TCG Software Stack\bin\tcsd_win32.exe
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A:Phoenix Keylogger and adware IE plugin

Too late. My maching has progressed on to "fonts messed up" post.

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I want to use Foxit plugin in my browser (firefox, opera, and chrome) and still be able to edit pdf's in acrobat pro.

How should I do this?

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I want to use Foxit plugin in my browser (firefox, opera, and chrome) and still be able to edit pdf's in acrobat pro.

How should I do this?

A:Disable Acrobat Borwser Plugin and Use Foxit Plugin

Install Foxit last.


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Hello,I have numerous pop ups every time I start the internet. I have run a number of different virus scan and adware programs and have been told I have the following infections Adware.MaxSearch, Adware.SurfSidekick, Adware.PurityScan and Trojan.Adclicker. However, when I follow the instructions to clean any of these infections I do not have any of the files listed in the instructions or any of the registry values associated with them. I have attached the hijack this log, this is my first time posting so I apologize if I have done anything incorrectly.Thank you for you assistance.Denise Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 12:52:26 PM, on 21/03/2007Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16414)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5\guard.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchosts.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exeC:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus... Read more

A:Numerous Adware Issues Adware.maxsearch, Adware.surfsidekick, Adware.purityscan

Hello neecy22 and Welcome to BC!Please read this post completely, it may make it easier for you if you copy and paste this post to a new text document or print it for reference later.Please move HijackThis to it's own folder. We will not be able to fix your computer correctly and restore backups if you don't follow this directive.Create a folder for Hijackthis on the C: drive called C:\HJT. You can do this by going to My Computer then double click on C: then right click and select New then Folder and name it HJT. Navigate to C:\Documents and Settings\User\Local Settings\Temp\Locate HijackThis.exe and right click on it, select cut, right click in the folder you just did create and select paste. Do the same for the backup folder.Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune.This program is for XP and Windows 2000 onlyDouble-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.Under Main choose: Select AllClick the Empty Selected button.If you use Firefox browserClick Firefox at the top and choose: Select AllClick the Empty Selected button.NOTE: If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.If you use Opera browserClick Opera at the top and choose: Select AllClick the Empty Selected button.NOTE: If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.For Technical Support, double-click the e-mail address located at the bottom of each menu.Update AVG AntiSpyware ... Read more

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My problems began when I wanted to install a label printer that required .net version 3.5 or above. The Dymo install apparently automatically does this as part of the install. After some research on the Microsoft site, I ran the .net cleanup tool after the dymo install failed to install properly. Then I loaded the .net 3.5 install.

My problems are that IE, Firefox, and even Crome crash on Netflix post upgrade.

Errors in the Event Viewer indicate that Container.exe has crashed. This is random and can happen 1-5 times per hour on Netflix.

any thoughts on how to fix this would be appreciated!


You have indicated that net. Framework is automatically installed with Dymo, have you tried downloading from Microsoft?Are you getting an error message when this happens?

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I've never seen this before in my start up. I also noticed that the new download of mcafee is a little different. Is this why the start up now has "McAfee UI Container"?
Just want to make sure it's from Mcafee and not someone else.

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I'm consistently getting "plug in container has encountered an error" messages while using Firefox 11.0.

A:plug in container

Ok, it says moved" next to my post, what do dis mean? no linky

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I was in msconfig and noticed a new item in start up .. Background container .. I Googled it and found it to be an undesirable item.
The only thing I have d/loaded recently is ghost mouse auto clicker from here - http://download.cnet.com/Ghost-Mouse-Auto-Clicker/3000-2084_4-75322043.html
I have run Malwarebytes, ADW Cleaner and SAS but Background container still remains in start up (logs also posted).
I am not having any problems with the laptop but would like to remove the Background container if possible.
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 10:24:33 AM, on 24/2/2014
Platform: Windows 7 SP1 (WinNT 6.00.3505)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v11.0 (11.00.9600.16518)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell Stage\Dell Stage\AccuWeather\accuweather.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\CometBird\cometbird.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\CometBird\plugin-container.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://uk.search.yahoo.com/?type=994519&fr=spigot-yhp-ie
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=255141
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default... Read more

A:Background container in start up

Is this something I shouldn't worry about?

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Im trying to run seamonkey in comodo container.However when i run virtual seamonkey ,it doesnt open on the desktop ,but does show as running in comodo sandbox.What am i missing?.Also in sea monkey i get a "connection untrusted" certificate problem on every site.I run firefox with no problems and still have it installed.Does firefox ,cause problems if its installed with seamonkey and maybe thats the problem?

A:Seamonkey and Comodo container

I have no issues running my browser in Comodo container, but not all browsers may run well under Comodo container. Try to run it partially limited under container settings for your seamonkey. However, if Firefox runs fine under Comodo container it may be some specific issue with seamonkey and Comodo container.

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Can I store my backup CDs in the stack container that blank CDs come in, or is it important to store them in individual boxes or sleeves? Not sure if I'm posting this in the correct forum.

A:Can I store my Cd's in the container I bought them in?

Whichever you prefer. I store mine in a cd case with the plastic sleeves. The case has a permanent home on my computer desk. Easy access if I need them. No searching trying to find what I need.
Tip of the day-make 2 copies of all your program software and important back up disks. If one gets scratched or broken, toss it and use the other one. Then make a copy of the good one.

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Is there a way to Pin an object to the taskbar that when I clicked it, it would fly out a menu of shortcuts/programs I put in there? Kind of like jump lists for specific programs except it would be a bunch of shortcuts. For work I have a variety of tools I use throughout the day (too many to just pin them all) it would be nice that I could click an object in the taskbar and have it give me a nice menu of shortcuts I specify.

I found a software package called Bins that seems like what I'm looking for, but one of their Windows 10 limitations is that it will only work on the primary screen's taskbar and not the others.

Any ideas? Free is ideal, but I would consider spending a little to get this functionality.

A:Taskbar - Is there a way to Pin a container of shortcuts?

Hello Mike, and welcome to Ten Forums.

If you like, you could also use OPTION ONE below in Windows 10 to add a folder as a new toolbar on the taskbar, and place your shortcuts in the folder.

Taskbar Toolbars - Add or Remove in Windows 8

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this has happened a few times and just happened again, i open a folder say called music that contains quite a few other files and folders ive selected one of those files and used the shift delete to delete the folder and instead of just deleting the highlighted folder the its deleted the container folder music that holds everything, this time ive lost quite a few things.
why is this happening? it dosent happen all the time but it has happened a few times now.

A:container folder deletes

I don't have an answer for you. but check the recycle bin as your deleted items should be there and can be restored

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Any of you tried the new divx 6 format? How good is the authoring program of theirs? I would like to know how comprehensive their subtitling feature most of all.

I have gazillions of divx 5 videos with pretty neato subtitling effects and animations. How do they do that? I always wondered if the subtitles are part of the frames themselves or are they overlayed on top of the frames during playback?

A few days ago I came across a video using matroska(mkv) container. It contains the divx video stream and a AAC audio stream. The difference is that you can actually switch subtitles and change the fonts and colors. I thought that was stupendous. It's clearly better than avi.

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I keep getting an error message that say's the "Microsoft Passport Container service terminated with the following error: General Access Denied." Source is, Service Control Manager, error ID is 7023. I can not buy anything in the Microsoft store since this error. I can get to the store and I can load free apps, I just can't purchase anything. Can someone help please? Thanks!

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DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64
Internet Explorer: 11.0.9600.17041  BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_29
Run by Nathalie at 19:56:21 on 2014-05-07
Microsoft Windows 7 Édition Familiale Premium   6.1.7601.1.1252.41.1036.18.4010.1229 [GMT -4:00]
AV: Microsoft Security Essentials *Enabled/Updated* {641105E6-77ED-3F35-A304-765193BCB75F}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: Microsoft Security Essentials *Enabled/Updated* {DF70E402-51D7-30BB-99B4-4D23E83BFDE2}
============== Running Processes ===============
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\3D Vision\nvSCPAPISvr.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\MsMpEng.exe
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\Tablet\Pen\Pen_TouchService.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display\nvxdsync.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork
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A:Background container SysWOW64: malware ?

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.===Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from HereDouble-click mbam-setup-2.X.X.XXXX.exe to install the application (X's are the current version number).Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.Once MBAM opens, when it says Your databases are out of date, click the Fix Now button.Click the Settings tab at the top, and then in the left column, select Detections and Protections, and if not already checked place a checkmark in the selection box for Scan for rootkits.Click the Scan tab at the top of the program window, select Threat Scan and click the Scan Now button.If you receive a message that updates are available, click the Update Now button (the update will be downloaded, installed, and the scan will start).The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.If potential threats are detected, ensure that Quarantine is selected as the Action for all the listed items, and click the Apply Actions button.While still on the Scan tab, click the link for View detailed log, and in the window that opens click the Export button, select Text file (*.txt), and save the log to your Desktop.The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can also be viewed by clicking the History tab and then selecting Application Log... Read more

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I am in my second year of my Software Engineering BSc and was set this problem over the summer by one of my lecturers to either solve yourself or find out how to do it if you can't, so here I am ..

The problem I have been presented with is to create a program where the user can enter what cargo they wish to load into a container, it's size (i.e. width, length, height), and how many of that type of cargo there is. The user can then specify the size of the container they wish to put this cargo into. The application must then calculate if it is possible to fit all this cargo inside the container and if it fits, how to stack the cargo inside the container.

Now I have been doing this in C++ using QT as a frontend gui for the visualizing the whole thing as well as entering the data however there are so many variables that are in play that writing an function that does this successfully is prooving to be quite difficult and was wondering if anyone could give me any tips on how to solve this problem..

This is what I have so far:

I started by creating two structures to hold both the Container Details and the Details of each bit of cargo:
struct CargoDetails { //Structure to hold container details
std::string ContainerName;
double Width, Height, Length, Weight;
int NumAmount;
} AddedCargo[100];

struct ContainerDetails { //Structure to hold container details
std::string ContainerName;
double Width, Height, Length, Weight;
}SelectedCont... Read more

A:Solved: Will Cargo fit in container program (C++)

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Okay so im pretty sure i have a virus i just do not know how to remove it at all! Theres an application in my task manager called "plug in container (32bit)" that keeps slowing down my PC and running at 100% Cpu.
I googled it and apparently it is linked with firefox however i do not have firefox on my computer. When i opened the folder that it was inside of and attempted to delete everything it said i could not because it was being used by "service Mgr Rollaround". 
When i googled "service mgr Rollaround" that's what brought me to this site and now ive confirmed my suspicion that it is infact a virus.
It keeps modifying itself everyday and slowing my pc and i really don't know what to do because its a new PC and i feel like its taking my data or something. 
I really am a "pc noob" if you want to call it that, so i really need help quick and im sorry but i do not know the information you need in order to help me remove it. If i need to post any logs or anything of that sort in order for you to be better able to evaluate my situation i am more than happy to do so; you'll just have to treat me like a child when explaining it to me!
Im not super slow when it comes to computers and i do have my whits about me online however since its a relatively new computer i've gone into a bit of a panic now i've found this virus!
Any help ASAP would be greatly appreciated, thanks!

A:Plug in container (32 bit) running 100% Cpu VIRUS!

Hi & to Bleeping Computer Forums!My name is Jürgen and I will be assisting you with your Malware related problems. Before we move on, please read the following points carefully: My native language isn't English. So please do not use slang or idioms. It could be hard for me to read. Thanks for your understanding.Please read my instructions completely. If there is anything that you do not understand kindly ask before proceeding.Perform everything in the correct order. Sometimes one step requires the previous one.If you have any problems while you are follow my instructions, Stop there and tell me the exact nature of your problem.Do not run any other scans without instruction or Add/ Remove Software unless I tell you to do so. This would change the output of our tools and could be confusing for me.Post all Logfiles as a reply rather than as an attachment unless I specifically ask you. If you can not post all logfiles in one reply, feel free to use more posts.If I don't hear from you within 5 days from this initial or any subsequent post, then this thread will be closed.If I don't reply within 24 hours please PM me!Stay with me. I will give you some advice about prevention after the cleanup process. Absence of symptoms does not always mean the computer is clean.Step 1Please run a FRST scan. This will help us diagnose your problem.Please download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool and save it to your Desktop.(If you are not sure which version (32-/64-bit) applies to your system, ... Read more

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hey guys, does anyone know if this is possible? or will i have to delete the current one and remake a completely new one?

thanks guys

A:Any way to increase the size of a truecrypt container?

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Is it possible to get itunes to allow AVI or MKV containers without conversion?

Im using WinAVI to convert to MP4, but it's a complete pain in the neck to do it, so I would rather just leave my videos as MKV aor AVI.

Any suggestions would be helpful.


A:itunes multiple container allowances

The media formats which iTunes supports are listed here: http://www.ifuniadvdripper.com/guide/itunes-video-audio-format.html

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I have a new laptop computer with Windows Vista preinstalled. I also have installed and reinstalled my McAfee security suite, which was also included. I continously receive pop-up screens saying there was a problem with the McAfee HTML UI Container and has to close. It is very annoying, especially since I am in college and I have to research and write a lot of papers. Is there anything I can do to get rid of this McAfee HTML UI Container? I have no idea what it really is. Any help is greatly appreciated.

A:McAfee HTML UI Container Errors

Hello,Try completely removing it first.McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool (MCPR.exe) The uninstaller software removes all traces of editions 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, McAfee Total Protection, McAfee Internet Security Suite PC Protection Plus VirusScan Plus Wireless Protection. McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool: MCPR.exe IMPORTANT: If your McAfee products were preinstalled by the manufacturer of your computer, ensure that you activate your McAfee subscription before uninstalling. Reinstalling from a CD or download only installs your McAfee consumer applications, but might not recover your paid subscription term information.

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I'm in the process of moving data from a WD 3TB USB drive to a larger WD 5TB USB drive, so there is a LOT of data to move around.
While this is in all probability a Truecrypt (TC) issue, it doesn't hurt to ask anyway!
I have a quad core i7 pc with Win 7 Home and 16GB RAM, which is the limit for that OS.
When I copy or move files TO the encrypted container file FROM the main pc, all is well. I can move huge files no problem. Today for example I copied a 130 Gigabye file no problem. RAM sat at around 8GB used.
When I copy or move files FROM the encrypted container on the 3TB drive TO the pc, RAM usage climbs rapidly eventually consuming all system RAM, which slows the pc to almost being unresponsive. If I keep the size of the file being moved to around 5-8GB, I can stop the pc going as unresponsive but somewhat sluggish.
The problem is that I have a LOT of files to move.
This is a one-way issue (from encrypted source to unencrypted destination) and even Truecrypt's successor of Veracrypt is getting reports of the same issue. Other Truecrypt users have reported the same issue too. It looks to be a bug, but of course TC is defunct now.I tried Veracrypt and it suffered the same problem.
I disabled caching for C: but that just made copying VERY slow and the memory usage climbed to full as before albeit slowly.
The best "solution" I have so far is to mount the TC file as removable and shutdown all non essential running programs to conserve RAM and help stability.
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A:All memory used when copying files from Truecrypt container

Have you try to extend or give more space for the pagefile.
Pagefile is part of the RAM.

Virtual Memory Paging File - Change

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Hi, I got the error message from the System Event and the event id is 33 that "The
printqueue container could not be found because the DNS Domain Name could not
be retrieved" I use this PC (Windows 2003 Server Standard SP1) as DNS, Active Directory and print server.

I already did this http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc734809.aspx but I don't find anything irregular.

A:Printqueue container could not be found - Windows 2003

Also found this: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/support/ee/transform.aspx?ProdName=Windows+Operating+System&ProdVer=5.2&EvtID=33&EvtSrc=Print&LCID=1033

Still trying to fix it ....

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