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Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatic

Q: Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatic

I have moved this thread over, as I felt it was a different issue.

Previous thread - Most of the main services will not start?

I'm running win 7 Ultimate 32 Bit, which has been fine up to a few days ago when on start up reaching the desktop I started getting a window saying "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute." it would then restart and continually loop this way.

I booted to safe mode and had no restart message, so was able to run a virus scan using Microsoft security essentials, however if I booted to safe mode with networking the restart window would show again.

I have looked for the Gbp Service, which I was advised might be causing the problem, but cannot find this in services running.

However, I have found that by discounting the internet, the restart issue does not show, but as soon as I connect to the internet, it pops up and the system restarts.

Does this indicate a virus or trojen of some kind?

Any suggestion how I stop this, as I cannot run a up to date antivirus program without being connected to the internet to get the latest updates?

Happy.

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Preferred Solution: Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatic

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A: Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatic

Do you have a restore point before the problem began ... a repair install may be the way to go as well....

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I've got a problem. This laptop starts over after reboot, within 2 minutes. Gets the error: Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart in one minute.

MS Security Essentials thinks it has SIREFIR. But wont clean. I cant get MALWAREBYTES to run.

Would hate to reinstall... Attached is FRST log.

What's my next step?

Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST written by Farbar) Version: 25-07-2012 01
Ran by SYSTEM at 25-07-2012 11:22:11
Running from F:\
Windows 7 Enterprise (X86) OS Language: English(US)
The current controlset is ControlSet003

========================== Registry (Whitelisted) =============

HKLM\...\Run: [GrooveMonitor] "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\GrooveMonitor.exe" [30040 2009-02-26] (Microsoft Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [IgfxTray] C:\Windows\system32\igfxtray.exe [141848 2009-09-23] (Intel Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [HotKeysCmds] C:\Windows\system32\hkcmd.exe [173592 2009-09-23] (Intel Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [Persistence] C:\Windows\system32\igfxpers.exe [150552 2009-09-23] (Intel Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [Adobe ARM] "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\ARM\1.0\AdobeARM.exe" [843712 2012-01-02] (Adobe Systems Incorporated)
HKLM\...\Run: [AppleSyncNotifier] C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device... Read more

A:Restart loop: Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart in one minute

Please do the following:Open notepad (Start =>All Programs => Accessories => Notepad). Please copy the entire contents of the code box below. (To do this highlight the contents of the box, right click on it and select copy. Right-click in the open notepad and select Paste). Save it on the flashdrive as fixlist.txt start
HKLM\...\Run: [] [x]
C:\Windows\Installer\{afa9be9c-6e25-844d-0d21-e6f80b2448ce}
C:\Users\Project 9\AppData\Local\{afa9be9c-6e25-844d-0d21-e6f80b2448ce}
endNOTICE: This script was written specifically for this user, for use on this particular machine. Running this on another machine may cause damage to your operating systemNow please enter System Recovery Options then select Command PromptRun FRST (or FRST64 if you have the 64bit version) and press the Fix button just once and wait.The tool will make a log on the flashdrive (Fixlog.txt) please post it to your reply.While you are still booted into System Recovery Options run FRST.

Type the following in the edit box after "Search:" so it looks like this:

Search: services.exe
Click Search button and post the log it makes to your reply.Reboot Normally.

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Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work.

I get this error after logging on, it doesn't matter what account I log on as. Could be a domain or local account. Every time I get this error and it restarts. You can't boot up into safe mode, you get the same error. I tried F11 to boot to recovery and restore windows and it comes up with a black screen with a blinking cursor.
Now just earlier this week I had the exact same error on another PC and was able to F11 and restore windows.

These are both Lenovo PC's, the first one is brand new, the 2nd one has been used for awhile. Has anyone else had these issues? I've searched and it seems like everyone else has said it's a virus, I've ran a kaspersky bootable CD and it doesn't find anything. Also the first one I mentioned is a brand new PC, I doubt it would have received a virus within less than a day.. no one has hardly if at all used it.
IBM says it's a corrupt OS, every forum says it's a virus...
 

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Hi, I am new to these forums and just today I encountered a strange error message "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work now." followed by "Services and Controller App has stopped working". This has only occured once but it was while I was playing Portal. I ran MalwareBytes and Norton but they have found nothing yet. I have run Farbar recovery scan tool and this is the log:
 
Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool
 
 
 
(FRST.txt) (x64) Version: 05-10-2014
Ran by SYSTEM on MINWINPC on 05-10-2014 15:14:13
Running from e:\
Platform: Windows Vista ™ Home Premium Service Pack 1 (X64) OS Language: English (United States)
Internet Explorer Version 9
Boot Mode: Recovery
The current controlset is ControlSet001ATTENTION!:=====> If the system is bootable FRST must be run from normal or Safe mode to create a complete log.
Tutorial for Farbar Recovery Scan Tool: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/335081-frst-tutorial-how-to-use-farbar-recovery-scan-tool/
==================== Registry (Whitelisted) ==================
(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the registry item will be restored to default or removed. The file will not be moved.)
HKLM\...\Run: [Windows Defender] => C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe [1584184 2008-01-20] (Microsoft Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [Apoint] => C:\Program Files\DellTPad\Apoint.exe [272896 2008-08-25] (Alps Electric Co., Ltd.)
HKLM\... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one

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Shortly after starting up Windows7 I get the message "Windows Encountered a Crirical Problem and Will Restart in 1 Minute..." and then the PC restarts in 1 minute. It does the same thing in safe mode. It happens every time I start it up and leaves no time to run anything to stop a malware process like rkill and restarts before tdsskiller can complete a scan.I doubt there is any real hardware problem because it started happening just after installing software from the internet that is supposed to backup DVDs to a harddrive. I was also experiencing browser redirect problems before. If I can't cure the problem I will have to try to save any data I need by booting it into an OS on a live CD like some version of linux and then do a reinstall of Windows7. I'm hoping it doesn't come to that so if anybody can help it would be great.

A:Windows Encountered a Critical Problem and Will Restart in 1 Minute

Restart the PCPress F8 on bootupSelect REPAIR YOUR COMPUTERClick on REPAIROn the System Recovery Options menu you will get the following options:Startup RepairSystem RestoreWindows Complete PC RestoreWindows Memory Diagnostic ToolCommand PromptCan you get to this screen?If yesSelect System restoreIf you have restore point before you installed microsoft security essentials restore it or if you have restore point before you were infected would be fineif there are no restore pointsSelect command promptType notepad and press ENTERClick on FILE-OPENNow you should be able to see your DRIVESLet me know the DRIVE LETTER OF BOOT DRIVE good luck

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Hello. I was just browsing the internet when all of a sudden a fake virus scanner came up (Antimalware Doctor) and started automatically scanning. After about 30 seconds or so of "scanning", I get a window popup saying "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute." So I restarted the PC in Safe Mode, and I no longer get the message. If I do Safe Mode with Networking or a normal boot, I get the message. (Seems to be whenever I am connected to the internet) So naturally, I cannot download any software in time while connected to the internet before it reboots. However, I am on my laptop and am able to transfer files with a flash drive if needed. I have run SuperAntiSpyware and Malwarebytes and managed to get rid of the Antimalware Doctor, but I'm still having problems with "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute." whenever my computer is connected to the internet. Here is my log:DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Tricky at 2:46:28.40 on Sat 08/14/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_18Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7600.0.1252.1.1033.18.2047.1479 [GMT -4:00]SP: SUPERAntiSpyware *enabled* (Updated) {222A897C-5018-402e-943F-7E7AC8560DA7}============== Running Processes ===============C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exeC:\Windows\system32\lsm.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute.

Welcome to the BleepingComputer Forums. Since it has been a few days since you scanned your computer with HijackThis, we will need a new HijackThis log. If you have not already downloaded Random's System Information Tool (RSIT), please download Random's System Information Tool (RSIT) by random/random which includes a HijackThis log and save it to your desktop. If you have RSIT already on your computer, please run it again. Double click on RSIT.exe to run RSIT. Click Continue at the disclaimer screen. Please post the contents of log.txt. Thank you for your patience.Please see Preparation Guide for use before posting about your potential Malware problem. If you have already posted this log at another forum or if you decide to seek help at another forum, please let us know. There is a shortage of helpers and taking the time of two volunteer helpers means that someone else may not be helped. Please post your HijackThis log as a reply to this thread and not as an attachment. I am always leery of opening attachments so I always request that HijackThis logs are to be posted as a reply to the thread. I do not think that you are attaching anything scary but others may do so. While we are working on your HijackThis log, please: Reply to this thread; do not start another! Do not make any changes on your computer during the cleaning process or download/add programs on your computer unless instructed to do so. Do not run any other... Read more

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I have a Dell inspiron 1525 and I get the "Windows has encountered a critical problem............" message and then the computer reboots. No time to run anything. The computer even reboots when at the login screen.
I have tried the F8 and get to "Repair Computer" and I get the "other user" screen. I click on this and then type in username and password and get the message "The specified domain does not exist or could not be contacted"
I cannot get past ths point to perform scans, etc.
This also happens in safe mode.

I have windows vista premium home edition
 

A:Vista - Windows has encountered a critical problem and will automatically restart in one minute

I am having the same problem as well. I have tried everything but nothing works yet for me
 

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[Sirefef virus]Hi all.It looks like I've picked up a virus while browsing the internet (Drive-by infection). The computer was operating OK except last night I heard it playing a video talking about meryl streep (through the speakers) but there was no window open (a bit sus). Then when I checked this morning, I saw that System Centre essentials, Windows update, Firewall and whatever Windows Defender is now called have all been disabled (computer still functioning OK though...).I then tried to reinstall System Centre Essentials and now get a message every time I boot the computer saying "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work Now". This happens in Normal and Safe Mode.I'm not running a CD Drive emulator, and I'd love some suggestions on how to tackle this given my 1 minute window of opportunity when the computer boots.Thanks![Edit] Just tried rebooting my PC this morning, it looks like I have picked up the sirefef virus (or a variant) - the latest definitions from MSE picked it up. It's still doing the reboot every minute trick though, and the files keep reappearing after i "Clean" them.[Edit #2] I have used Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10 (http://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/rescuedisk/) to locate the original version of Services.exe in the winsxs folder and copy it back to the c:\windows\system32\ folder (after renaming the one sirefef put there) could have... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work Now

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Hey guys. I started getting an error today after about 3 minutes of being connected to the internet and this is now a regular thing. The message I get is this: "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute." This only happens when I'm connected to the internet for about 3 minutes.Unfortunately, Vista is not anymore detailed than that but I did get 3 Error logs in Event Viewer. Here is what they say:"Event 1000, application errorFaulting application services.exe, version 6.0.6000.16386, time stamp 0x4549add1, faulting module ntdll.dll, version 6.0.6000.16386, time stamp 0x4549bdc9, exception code 0xc0000374, fault offset 0x000af1c9, process id 0x284, application start time 0x01c80f6b92b8ebd2.Event 5007, WerSvcThe target file for the Windows Feedback Platform (a DLL file containing the list of problems on this computer that require additional data collection for diagnosis) could not be parsed. The error code was 8014FFF9.Event 6008, EventLogThe previous system shutdown at 6:10:40 PM on 10/15/2007 was unexpected."The things I've tried are:Run virus scan, check hijackthis, and run Windows Defender- Nothing foundcheck modified and created date for the 2 files listed above- There were no recent changesI have all Windows Vista updates.I have not installed anything new (software or hardware) at the time this started happening.Any help would be appreciated guys.

A:"Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute."

Hi Fabio,
 
Just turn on your computer with F8 pressed.
Choose Safe Mode option.
Logon using your Administrator level user.
Next, click Start > All Programs > Accessories > Run...
Type MSCONFIG and click OK.
Go to the SERVICES tab and search for Gbp Service.
Uncheck it and click OK.
Restart and see if the problem is gone.
 
Best regards,
Fernando.

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Hi. I have recently had a few problems with my laptop which is only a couple of months old. A few days ago I received numerous warnings about Trojan threats through Windows Defender. My AVG scanner is not working (looking into this) so I am not yet certain if there is a real threat on my computer.

Anyway, starting yesterday and continuing today, when starting my laptop, I receive an error message saying that there has been a 'critical error' and that the laptop will restart in 1 minute. This morning, I received this message 4 times in a row and only on my 5th restart did I not get the message.

I have no idea whether this error is linked to Trojan threats or anything else but it is very worrying for me, seeing as my laptop is new.

Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks.

A:'Windows has encountered a critical error and needs will restart in 1 minute'

hi your first stop should be in our security forum http://www.techsupportforum.com/f50/...lp-305963.html and let them check out your trojan issue if you still have issues once they have cleared up your malware problem please comeback and someone will try to assist

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Hi there, my problem is almost identical to the post: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic460017.html

Basically, MSE showed up as a red cross, after clicking "help", I was directed to download one.

I had to uninstall my old MSE and then instal the new one, then it showed Trojan virus was detected. I deleted the virus, then my laptop started to restart within 60 sec automatically.

My system is vista home premium 32.

The restart process happened also under safe mode.

A:"Windows Has encountered a critical error" and auto restart

The log report from running frst:
scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST written by Farbar) Version: 14-07-2012
Ran by SYSTEM at 15-07-2012 13:32:25
Running from F:\
Windows Vista ™ Home Premium (X86) OS Language: English(US)
The current controlset is ControlSet001

========================== Registry (Whitelisted) =============

HKLM\...\Run: [Microsoft Pinyin IME Migration] C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\MICROS~1\IME12\IMESC\IMSCMIG.EXE /INSTALL [32112 2011-05-30] (Microsoft Corporation)
HKLM\...\Run: [CLMLServer] "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Power2Go\CLMLSvc.exe" [104936 2008-07-18] (CyberLink)
HKLM\...\Run: [P2Go_Menu] "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Power2Go\MUITransfer\MUIStartMenu.exe" "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Power2Go" UpdateWithCreateOnce "SOFTWARE\CyberLink\Power2Go\6.0" [210216 2008-06-13] (CyberLink Corp.)
HKLM\...\Run: [Google Desktop Search] "C:\Program Files\Google\Google Desktop Search\GoogleDesktop.exe" /startup [30192 2010-08-06] (Google)
HKLM\...\Run: [HControlUser] C:\Program Files\ASUS\ATK Hotkey\HControlUser.exe [98304 2008-08-18] (ASUS)
HKLM\...\Run: [ATKOSD2] C:\Program Files\ASUS\ATKOSD2\ATKOSD2.exe [7651328 2008-07-15] (ASUS)
HKLM\...\Run: [RtHDVCpl] RtHDVCpl.... Read more

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Windows has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute?
my computer says this each time it is started in normal start-up mode. I recently got the Doctor Malware virus and I downloaded the anti malware software to get rid of it but i cant update it or even find out if it did anything because now every time i try to start up in normal mode i get the message "windows has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute" and it restarts.
also, i've already tried a system restore
also, unfortunately, i cant even run safe mode with networking. so no internet.
i tried a couple registry cleaner. it seemed to find and fix a lot stuff but then when i restarted the computer and it still shut down right away.

A:Windows has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute?

Try getting to safe mode and do the following:
Just turn on your computer with F8 pressed.

Choose Safe Mode option.

Logon using your Administrator level user.

Next, click Start > All Programs > Accessories > Run...

Type MSCONFIG and click OK.

Go to the SERVICES tab and search for Gbp Service.

Uncheck it and click OK.

Restart and see if the problem is gone.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 87.2

Hi, I recently (foolishly) downloaded something, and shortly after, noticed that Microsoft Security Essentials had been shut off. When I tried to turn it back on, it told me that the service was missing. I performed a system restore, and now every time I turn on my computer, I am told that a critical error has occurred, and windows needs to restart. I am running Windows 7 64-bit. Thank you.

A:"Windows has encountered a critical error and needs to restart" loop

Restart the PCPress F8 on bootupSelect REPAIR YOUR COMPUTERClick on REPAIROn the System Recovery Options menu you will get the following options:Startup RepairSystem RestoreWindows Complete PC RestoreWindows Memory Diagnostic ToolCommand PromptCan you get to this screen?If yesSelect System restoreIf you have restore point before you installed microsoft security essentials restore it or if you have restore point before you were infected would be fine

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Today I got the antimalware doctor virus and not my computer keeps doing the "windows has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute" upon startup. the only time where it hasn't come up has been in safemode. i think i have removed the antimalware doctor stuff from the computer but the restart in one minute error persists. here is my hijackthis log i was able to save to flash disk so i can post it on here through my other computerLogfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4Scan saved at 4:25:12 PM, on 8/25/2010Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18943)Boot mode: Safe modeRunning processes:C:\Windows\Explorer.EXEC:\Windows\helppane.exeC:\Windows\system32\igfxsrvc.exeC:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbam.exeC:\Windows\system32\wbem\unsecapp.exeC:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exeC:\Windows\System32\control.exeR0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.yahoo.com/R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http... Read more

A:Antimalware doctor virus and windows encountered critical error restart

Hi,Download DDS and save it to your desktop from here or here or here.Disable any script blocker, and then double click dds file to run the tool. When done, DDS will open two (2) logs: DDS.txt Attach.txtSave both reports to your desktop. Post them back to your topic.

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My wife's lap top start to go to infinite restart with with encountered a critical error massage after she installed one adobe illustrator software it runs stable on on the safe mode but can't restore an old point or remove the software from the safe mode as it the explorer keep crashes each time I try to ope the add/remove tool from the control panel
 

A:Windows has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute windows 7

Can you perform a factory restore?
 

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I am constantly getting a critical error and the message pops up that the computer will restart in 1 minute. After searching the event Viewer, I have found these Errors
1 - Application error - Faulting application lsass.exe, version 6.0.6001.18000, time stamp 0x47918d7c, faulting module msvcrt.dll, version 7.0.6001.18000, time stamp 0x4791a727, exception code 0xc0000005, fault offset 0x0000a11d, process id 0x2b4, application start time 0x01c8e9511222e1a9.

2 - Wininit - A critical system process, C:\Windows\system32\lsass.exe, failed with status code 255. The machine must now be restarted.

I have an Acer Extensa 4620 with 2GB RAM, 120 GB HD Dual Core 1.46
Vista Home Premium Version 6.0 Build 6001: SP1

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
Ken

A:Your Computer has encountered a Critical Error and will restart in 1 minute

have you scanned for spyware

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

Hello!
 
I'm new to the forums. I've been getting an error message saying to the tone of "Window's has encountered a critical error and will restart in one minute." It has happened more than once so I'm thinking that it my computer is infected. Also, the font on my web browser was not displaying correctly. This only happened once and restarting my computer seemed to fix that problem. 
 
Here are the logs from the dds:
 
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64 
Internet Explorer: 10.0.9200.16686  BrowserJavaVersion: 10.25.2
Run by Raf Raf at 2:24:45 on 2013-10-13
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate   6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.16286.12951 [GMT -7:00]
.
AV: Norton Internet Security *Enabled/Updated* {63DF5164-9100-186D-2187-8DC619EFD8BF}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: Norton Internet Security *Enabled/Updated* {D8BEB080-B73A-17E3-1B37-B6B462689202}
FW: Norton Internet Security *Enabled* {5BE4D041-DB6F-1935-0AD8-24F3E73C9FC4}
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvc.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\3D Vision\nvSCPAPISvr.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
C:\Program Fil... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical problem

Hello stinkycokeI 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... Read more

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I noticed an issue with MSE and tried to uninstall and reinstall but keep getting an error message saying "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work now."

As soon as my pc restarts I just get the same error message, even in Safe Mode. I cannot do anything, run program's etc, because my pc constantly shuts down and restarts.

My OS is a 32 bit Windows Vista.

Thanks in advance for your help!

A:Help! Windows has encountered a critical problem

Copy TDSSkiller to a flash driveTDSSkillerLaunch it on infected PCClick on "Scan".Please post the LOG report(log file should be in your C drive) Do not change the default options on scan resultsIf scan completes before shutdown ,cure the infections and restart the PCLet me know how it goes

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Hey guys, A couple of days back (right after the completion of a download of a film from utorrent, actually, and with one download 10 mins in, both files now accessed via windows recover command promp, accessing through notepad!) I got the 'Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work now' error message, I get this as soon as I log on, in fact if I don't log on, after about a minuite it cuts out and rebooks anyway! I tried repairs, chkdsk's, nothing!
 
 
Found you on Google and used your info to get as far as I am now (I've run a FRST on the whole computer and a FRST search on services.exe  - Problem is I don't know what I'm looking at, was wondering if someone here had a better idea of what to do next (I pressed 'fix' and it said it needed a fix log, but I don't have a clue what I'd be doing!)
 
I'm a student with deadlines coming up and seriously need to get this computer working ASAP! Any help would be greatly appreciated!
 
I've attatched both the search.txt and frst.txt files onto here, and pasted them below - Like I said, It'd mean the earth to me to get this working, I'll buy you a virtual beer ha ha.
 
Laptops running windows 7 home premium, its a toshiba satalite, if any of this helps!
 
Thanks again guys!
 
Ciaran.
 
Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x64) Version: 11-04-2013
Ran by SYSTEM at 11-04-2013 14:44:27
Running from F:\
Windows 7... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical problem - FRST logs, can anyone help?

Oh yeah, I'd run an AVG search Hours before it went wrong too! And it found nothing :S

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Dear Bleeping Computer

New user here - and you might be my only hope...

Had a feeling encountered malware today. Quickly closed down IE and ran MalwarebytesAM with its Chameleon which picked up a couple of threats and seemed to remove them. Then ran TDSSKIller as well just to be on safe side. I'm running Win7 64.

However then Windows Firewall turned itself off for some reason. Tried uninstalling then reinstalling Microsoft Security Essentials only for it to get locked in an infinite restart loop with the error "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart in one minute" This happens in both normal and safe modes.

Found my way here where others seem to be having similar issues and d/l and used FRST tool to produce a log below. However despite going into advanced boot options, couldn't find the 'Repair My Computer' option,and putting Windows 7 disk in again - there was no repair/upgrade option to get me into System Recovery and give me the Command Prompt. Log file then just taken by clicking on the FTST64.exe in the flash drive.
Anyway log provided below: Any expert help gratefully received!

Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool Version: 25-07-2012 01
Ran by User at 31-07-2012 22:14:12
Running from F:\
Service Pack 1 (X64) OS Language: English(US)
Attention: Could not load system hive.ERROR: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process.

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A:"Windows has encountered critical problem" reboot loop

Problem now resolved. PLease ignore/delete.

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Hello everyone, I am having some problems and need help.
My problems started last Friday morning when I turned on my computer and found that I had gotten the AntiSpyware Doctor virus. When the AnitSpyware Doctor popped up, I immediately went to go start up Super Antispyware to find the virus and get rid of it. Before I could even start up Super Antispyware I had a message pop up saying " Windows has encountered a critical error and needs to restart". The computer restarted and the message instantly popped up again. My computer was in a restart loop and I couldn't do anything with it. So I booted in safe mode and the message didn't come up. Since it was able to boot into safe mode, I decided to try starting up normally but turning off my wifi card. I didn't get the message when my wifi card was off and was then able to run Super Antispyware. I was able to find the virus and get rid of it, but as soon as I turned my wifi back on I got the message again !

After trying AVG and Malware Bytes and finding nothing, I decided to do a clean re-install of Vista. This seemed to fix my problems and I have not had any problems until today. I had another message pop up saying " Windows has encountered a problem and needs to restart". This time it doesn't seem to be stuck in a loop of restarting. I ran a full system scan and no anti-virus software has found anything. I haven't downloaded anything on my computer since the reinstall. I need some ideas as to how to fi... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a problem and needs to restart ?

If this is the first error message since the reinstall...it's not much to go on. Windows might as well say "something's wrong".You might try the following.Download/install BlueScreenView, http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/blue_screen_view.html.Double-click BlueScreenView.exe file.When scanning is done, Edit/Select All...then File/Save Selected Items.Save the report as BSOD.txt.Open BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all content and paste it into your next reply.Don't be concerned if BlueScreen reflects nothing after the scan, if such occurs.Louis

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A:windows has encounter critical problem & will restart

windows 8.1 ....64 bit version .......get error...pls give exact and effective solution
 

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A:windows hass encounter critical problem & will restart .

windows 8.1 ....64 bit version .......get error...pls give exact and effective solution
 

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Hey everybody. Stupidly, earlier this afternoon I decided to re-install Bittorrent to download some music. Inevitably it left me with some sort of malware called Antimalware Doctor and now whenever I try to login to my username, a message comes up that says "Windows has encountered a critical problem and needs to shut down". I've tried to use system restore in safe mode, but it won't open at all. Currently I'm running Malwarebytes (which was recommended on numerous sites) in safe mode and I'm still waiting to see the results- so far it says it's found 5 infected files so I'm hoping those are the correct ones.

I'm sure this problem has been answered before, however I'm pretty limited in computer knowledge and have had trouble following other instructions on how to rid a computer of malware. Could somebody please help?

A:Antimalware Doctor Help - "Windows Has Encountered a Critical Problem..."

Hi,

Download DDS and save it to your desktop from here or here or here.
Disable any script blocker, and then double click dds file to run the tool.When done, DDS will open two (2) logs: DDS.txt
Attach.txt

Save both reports to your desktop. Post them back to your topic.

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I keep receiving this pop up multiple times,that windows has encountered a critical error,that the system will restart in one minute. Other times,I'd be doing something and it would restart w/o notice. Also,dealing with,slowness and freezing.

A:Windows has encountered a critical error...

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 
Checkmark the following checkboxes:
  List last 10 Event Viewer log
  List Installed Programs
 List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
 
Click Go and paste the content into your next post.
 
Also...please Publish a Snapshot using Speccy - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic323892.html/page__p__1797792#entry1797792 , taking care to post the link.  Do not copy/paste data from the report.
 
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New problem on my computer:

Noticed today that the Microsoft Security Essentials icon in my tray was red, as if the service was turned off, going to turn it back on I got a message saying something to the effect of 'the service cannot be detected on this computer', I went to the control panel and uninstalled the service, before going online to the Microsoft website and reinstalling. Soon after installing, I got one message saying that threats had been cleaned off the computer and then another saying that 2 threats had been quarentined (the last time this popped up, I wrote down the threats that were quarentined, they were: Virus:win32/sirefef.R and Trojan:win32/sirefef.AH but I'm not sure if they've been the same every time). As this threat message pops up, I then get a window open telling me that Windows has encountered a critical error and will shut down in one minute.

This has happened 3 times, twice on regular startup and once more on Safe Mode with Networking.

In anticipation of being asked; I'm running Windows 7, 32-Bit version. Can anyone give me some help???

A:Windows has encountered a critical error...

Welcome!We need a deeper look. Please go here....Preparation Guide ,do steps 6-9.Create a DDS log and post it in the new topic explained in step 9 which is here Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs and not in this topic,thanks.If GMER won't run (it may not on a 64 bit system) skip it and move on.Let me know if that went well.

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After booting my computer i get an error message "windows has encountered a cirtical error. windows will shut down in one minute". I think it is related to the Sirefef virus. I tried following steps i saw in some of the other forums but they did not work because my computer will not stay on long enough. I also get this error message in safe mode. I am operating on windows 7 64 bit home premium. How can I remove this virus

A:"windows has encountered a critical error"

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New problem on my computer:

Noticed today that the Microsoft Security Essentials icon in my tray was red, as if the service was turned off, going to turn it back on I got a message saying something to the effect of 'the service cannot be detected on this computer', I went to the control panel and uninstalled the service, before going online to the Microsoft website and reinstalling. Soon after installing, I got one message saying that threats had been cleaned off the computer and then another saying that 2 threats had been quarantined. As this threat message pops up, I then get a window open telling me that Windows has encountered a critical error and will shut down in one minute.

This happens over and over, including in safe mode. I have Windows Vista 32 bit.

A:Windows has encountered a Critical Error

Greetings And Welcome To The Forums!!My name is Gringo and I'll be glad to help you with your malware problems. I have put together somethings for you to keep in mind while I am helping you to make things go easier and faster for both of usPlease 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", this requires the extra step of looking back at your previous post.NOTE: At... Read more

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From time to time, I'll get an error message saying "Windows has encountered a critical error and will shut down in 1 minute." 
 
I've had this error before and I've gotten help from these forums before. It's a little different this time around in that I cannot click anything after I receive the message. I can still move the cursor around, but clicking will not do anything.
 
DDS log:
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64 
Internet Explorer: 11.0.9600.17041  BrowserJavaVersion: 10.45.2
Run by Raf Raf at 15:39:28 on 2014-05-08
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate   6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.16286.13903 [GMT -7:00]
.
AV: Sophos Anti-Virus *Enabled/Updated* {65FBD860-96D8-75EF-C7ED-7BE27E6C498A}
SP: Windows Defender *Enabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: Sophos Anti-Virus *Enabled/Updated* {DE9A3984-B0E2-7A61-FD5D-409005EB0337}
.
============== Running Processes ===============
.
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvc.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\3D Vision\nvSCPAPISvr.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
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 (x86)\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus\SavService.exe
C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display\nvxdsync.exe
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A:"Windows has encountered a critical error"

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I keep receiving this pop up multiple times,that Windows has encountered a critical error and system will restart in one minute. Other times,I'll be doing something and my computer restarts without any notice. Also,dealing with slow,freezing moments as well.
 

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I keep getting an erro message that says automatic updates has encountered a problem and need to close. If I close it, it will just reappear within seconds. Please help

A:automatic updates has encountered a problem

Does the same happen when you visit the Windows Updates site?

Also...does the error box give any further information if you click on the box to view more information?

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Help! my laptop is only 4 months old, but around 2 weeks ago i keep getting the error message "windows has encountered a critical error and will automatically shut down in 1 minute". My laptop works when on safe mode but on normal mode, it encounters the abovementioned error message.

Around the same time that i have encountered this error, my McAfee anti-virus has been giving me the message that my computer is not protected. I always fix the error but everytime i restart the computer, the same message appears inspite of fixing it. As of this writing, i cannot use my laptop in the normal mode, as i get the abovementioned error message and the computer automatically shuts down.

my laptop, a Compaq Presario CQ50 has Windows Vista Home Premium. Is it an error connected to Windows Vista? McAfee? or has a virus or malware infected my computer?

Thank you.

A:windows has encountered a critical error and will shut down

Hi -

Yes, that message has its roots in Vista, but it is not Vista itself generating it. Some app in your system is causing the shutdown.exe command to be executed. If you are on a server, it may be the admin.

The shutdown command + McAfee going out tells me it probably is an infection of some type.

Given that your system is relatively new, I suggest that you re-install Vista and start fresh. Place the recovery Vista DVD in the drive or invoke the recovery partition (usually F10 key during boot-up) and re-install Vista. If you were to call Toshiba they would say the same.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Hi,

My machine had a virus attack. I used the instructions for Anti-malaware bytes and tried to remove it. Now the machine shuts down as soon it is started. I get an error message saying, "windows has encountered a critical error and will close in one minute". That happens in all the different modes, safe, safe with networking, normal etc and happens with internet on or off.
I am not able to run any logs as recommended by you because I don't get enough time to run anything. The machine boots and just shuts down.

Please help. I have humongous amount of data, that I can't even access because of this issue.

Thanks

A:windows has encountered a critical error and will close in one minute

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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.
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My problem is very similar to this topic: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic458953.html and here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic458990.html

Soon after installing MSE, I got one message saying that threats had been cleaned off the computer and then another saying that 2 threats had been quarentined. Now every time I try to start my computer I get a window open telling me that Windows has encountered a critical error and will shut down in one minute.

This has happened mutiple times, twice on regular startup and once more on Safe Mode with Networking.

In anticipation of being asked; I'm running Windows 7. Can anyone give me some help???

I can't run any of the scans as my computer will not stay on long enough.

I did dl and install first.exe and ran the scan which produced this log.
========================= Memory info ======================

Percentage of memory in use: 28%
Total physical RAM: 3240.93 MB
Available physical RAM: 2326.35 MB
Total Pagefile: 6480.15 MB
Available Pagefile: 5586.98 MB
Total Virtual: 2047.88 MB
Available Virtual: 1943.99 MB

======================= Partitions =========================

1 Drive c: (OS) (Fixed) (Total:297.32 GB) (Free:260.58 GB) NTFS
3 Drive e: (BMW WELCOME) (Removable) (Total:1.87 GB) (Free:1.21 GB) FAT

Disk ### Status Size Free Dyn Gpt
-------- ------------- ------- ------- --- ---
Disk 0 Online 298 GB 0 B
Disk 1 Online 1911 M... Read more

A:Windows has encountered a critical error... computer keeps shutting down

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I'm not sure if I have a virus or just a corruption of something, but I get a constant looping of Windows beginning to open after I log in then shutting down and restarting back to the login page.  I was able to do F8 and get into the System Recovery Options.   I ran the Farbar Recovery Scan and have the FRST.txt log and the Search.txt logs, included.    
 
I've been having memory shortage issues and really don't know in what state my backups are in (the backups ate up so much space I ended up deleting things I probably shouldn't have), so I'd really like to try to get into the system and do some data backups somehow.  I should have a running backup of my basic work files on my D drive via an online backup, but I don't have anything set to backup online on my C drive (mostly program files reside there, I keep most user data on my D).  Can I backup files somehow even if I can't run Windows?  
 
Please advise on recommended steps for both data recovery (if possible) and virus removal.
 
THANKS!
 
Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST.txt) (x64) Version: 03-12-2013
Ran by SYSTEM on MININT-47ML6GN on 03-12-2013 07:45:28
Running from F:\
Windows 7 Home Premium (X64) OS Language: English(US)
Internet Explorer Version 11
Boot Mode: Recovery
 
The current controlset is ControlSet001
ATTENTION!:=====> If the system is bootable FRST could be run from normal or Safe mode to create a complete log.
 
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A:Virus suspected - "Windows has encountered a critical error and will close..

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I am a COMPLETE amateur at computers so any advice in idiot form please :)

I run Windows Vista 32 bit on an Advent laptop.
I turned it on one morning toinstantly get a message saying "Windows has encountered a critical problem and will restart in one minute" or something along those lines. It does it everytime i turn on and i have done some research and cant find a solution. Ive tried entering the command "Shutdown-a" but cant type it in as it freezes on the C of "CMD". .

No idea what to do so any suggestions would be handy!!

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Hi!

I got a bad infection wich causes my pc to reboot every minute.
Booted on command prompt so I got these log.

Any help much appreciated!
Thanks!

Farbar Recovery Scan Tool Version: 16-07-2012 02
Ran by Syst?me at 2012-07-19 00:19:58
Running from H:\

================== Search: "services.exe" ===================

C:\Windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft-windows-s..s-servicecontroller_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_cf36168b2e9c967b\services.exe
[2009-07-14 00:11] - [2009-07-14 02:14] - 0259072 ____A (Microsoft Corporation) 5F1B6A9C35D3D5CA72D6D6FDEF9747D6

C:\Windows\System32\services.exe
[2009-07-14 00:11] - [2012-07-18 23:33] - 0259072 ____A (Microsoft Corporation) 21835BD18857B8BADD3858DE3B74F76C

====== End Of Search ======

_______________________________________________________________________________________________

Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool Version: 16-07-2012 02
Ran by Syst?me at 19-07-2012 00:18:56
Running from H:\
Windows 7 Ultimate Service Pack 1 (X64) OS Language: French Standard
The current controlset is ControlSet001

ATTENTION!:=====> THE OPERATING SYSTEM IS A X86 SYSTEM BUT THE BOOT DISK THAT IS USED TO BOOT TO RECOVERY ENVIRONMENT IS A X64 SYSTEM DISK.
========================== Registry (Whitelisted) =============

HKLM-x32\...\Winlogon: [Userinit] [x]
HKLM-x32\...\Winlogon: [Shell] [x ] ()
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A:Critical problem will restart in a minute

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Yesterday I was infected with Live Security Platinum, wich I've never heard about but I was able to get rid of it with Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware. After that I noticed that Microsoft Security Essentials needed an update, so I updated it. Problem is, after 30 minutes or so I get the "windows has encountered a critical error and will restart automatically in one minute. Please save your work." message. MSE detected 2 Trojans, C:\Windows\System32\services.exe and services731.Now every time I start up my computer, after some seconds I get the same message and my computer restarts in 1 minute. I tried some solutions to fix this, including using the "shutdown -a" shortcut and choosing Disable Automatic Restart On System Failure in the Advanced Boot Options menu.None of that worked.My problem is identical to the topic "Virus + critical error shutdown" started by cbritton7, about a month ago (http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic458922.html).I'm running Windows7 32bit Home Premium.Farbar Recovery Scan Tool scan log:Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST written by Farbar) Version: 25-07-2012 01Ran by SYSTEM at 31-07-2012 23:30:52Running from E:\Windows 7 Home Premium (X86) OS Language: English(US) The current controlset is ControlSet002========================== Registry (Whitelisted) =============Winlogon\Notify\LBTWlgn: c:\program files\common files\logishrd\bluetooth\L... Read more

A:Windows critical error, automatic shutdown.

Please do the following:Open notepad (Start =>All Programs => Accessories => Notepad). Please copy the entire contents of the code box below. (To do this highlight the contents of the box, right click on it and select copy. Right-click in the open notepad and select Paste). Save it on the flashdrive as fixlist.txt start
C:\Windows\Installer\{15260e81-448c-073d-39f1-09ffa7872a77}
C:\Users\Utilizador\AppData\Local\{15260e81-448c-073d-39f1-09ffa7872a77}
endNOTICE: This script was written specifically for this user, for use on this particular machine. Running this on another machine may cause damage to your operating systemNow please enter System Recovery Options then select Command PromptRun FRST (or FRST64 if you have the 64bit version) and press the Fix button just once and wait.The tool will make a log on the flashdrive (Fixlog.txt) please post it to your reply.Reboot Normally.While you are still booted into System Recovery Options run FRST.

Type the following in the edit box after "Search:" so it looks like this:

Search: services.exe

Click Search button and post the log it makes to your reply.

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I am on a laptop since i cannot get my desktop to go online. everytime i turn it on. it comes up with a message saying
Windows has encountered an error and needs to restart. Please save your work.
the only time it doesnt do that is when i unplug the ethernet cable from the router. i have scanned everything and every file.
Nothing works. please help
 

A:Windows has encountered an error and needs to restart

First step, try a System Restore ( Start button, All Programs, Accessories, System Tools, System Restore )
 

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Hello Friends,
When i opened multiple application or disturb my computer accidentally . the computer restart automatically. sometimes when restarted , i can`t see anything in monitor, but computer is running. when i press ram or fan , computer starts running.

What can i do. Please help me.
Thanks
 

A:Automatic Restart problem

you need to be more clear with your problem, very hard to understand what you are saying.
 

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I have been having a series of problems over the past few months starting with an inablility to install an HP Photosmart printer. I had also been getting a constant stream of "_____ has encountered a problem and must close." Then I had tried to install the critical update of the new IE7 and that created a series of error messages that a file was missing "C:\DOCUME~1BLGARR~1Locals~1\Temp\IE7-WindowsXP-x86-enu.exe" each time I booted my system. I then could not access the AOL browser that uses the IE format. I had to use RESTORE to reverse this situation. Now I have no IE7 at all but I use Netscape7.2 and 8 and also Firefox and they work fine, however I did have to delete and reinstall Firefox to restore it.
I have been in contact with Micorsoft and I have a case ID assigned. They have gone through a series of test fixes all of which have not worked.
I was instructed to create another user account with Admin level. This did not work (and now I cannot delete that account!)
I was instructed to run Internet Explorer No Add-ons mode and that did not work.
I tried to run Internet Explorer in Safe Mode and that did not work.
I sent them a Windowsupdate.log. I was asked to run inetcpl.cpl and that file would not run. It was determined that the file was corrupt and loading a new file from another computer should be done. I had access only to an older WinXP Pro O/S and its inetcpl file was 4 years older (2002 version) however when I did a RESTORE I never replac... Read more

A:IE7 Critical update failure IE7 "has encountered a problem.."

Do I NEED an AOL tool bar? Do I NEED a Yahoo tool bar? Do I NEED a link helper for Adobe reader? I don't use real player and I wonder WHAT is C-dilla (I think it must be a part of MS)
I have to keep AOL (sob!) cause of my travels. Sometimes I have access to DSL and sometimes I need dial-up.
Windows messenger is something I have TRIED to rid myself of however each time one goes to the MSN site (I have a Spaces blog) then it places messenger back into the startup and systems tray. I have learned to live with it.

So, has anyone taken up my cause?

I contiune to study this log too trying to understand it all.

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Hello everyone,

I have searched around a bit to see if others have ran into this problem, but I have had no luck so far. When I start my computer, it pops up with the standard menu it uses when an OS error has caused a restart. I can't get it too load windows using safe mode, last known good configuration, or normal mode. I never even see the windows loading screen, it restarts immediately.

Here is what I have tried:
1) I ran a check disk using the recovery console but it did not fix the problem.
2) I manually backed up the SYSTEM, SAM, DEFAULT, SECURITY, and SOFTWARE files from the root\windows\system32\config folder. I then replaced those files with ones from a few days ago located in the root\system volume information\ folder. It did not fix my problem.
3) I'm about to re-install windows when I decide to press f8 on boot and disable automatic restarts on system failure just to see if I'm missing some sort of BSOD. Windows completely loaded without any problems.
4) This confused me so I reversed the actions I took in step 2 (above) just to see whether it would boot with the original files as long as I chose "Disable Automatic Restarts on System Failure." It loaded windows without a problem.
5) I restarted to see whether it would boot normally or not. Again, it wouldn't load windows with any options other than the "Disable automatic restarts on system failure" option.

At this point, I'm pretty confused. Could the OS be mistakin... Read more

A:Automatic Restart on Boot Unless I choose "Disable Automatic Restart",,,,

Any ideas? I can just re-install, but I want to figure this out. It seems so odd to me. Thanks!

Jake
 

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Hello everyone,
I've installed windows 7 some days ago. This is really great. But I am facing one problem. My pc takes Restart after 1 hour/1.5 hours continiously
Whats the problem...Plz help me.

Arefin

A:Windows 7 automatic restart

Are you running the beta version? Because afaik the beta version has already expired so it will restart like that.

Install the RC version or the RTM trial.

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Thanks in advance for your help. It appears I have randomly picked up a virus of some sort wherein whenever I am connected to the internet, my computer gives the "Windows Has Recovered From a Critical Error and Will Restart in One Minute. Please Save your Work Now." message, and my computer restarts as the message states. I have run adaware and malwarebytes' antimalware with mixed results, and downloaded a windows malware removal tool, but none have completely eliminated the problem. I can turn the internet off via a switch on my netbook (it is a HP Mini 110-1100 with Windows 7 Starter), and when I have that turned off before I log in, the computer works as normal, but of course the internet is a much-needed tool. Any help is greatly appreciated! My DDS log is below:DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Robby at 1:22:19.78 on Tue 08/17/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_20============== Running Processes ============================= Pseudo HJT Report ===============uStart Page = hxxp://www.allmonster.com/uDefault_Page_URL = hxxp://ie.redirect.hp.com/svs/rdr?TYPE=3&tp=iehome&locale=en_US&c=94&bd=Pavilion&pf=cnnbmStart Page = hxxp://ie.redirect.hp.com/svs/rdr?TYPE=3&tp=iehome&locale=en_US&c=94&bd=Pavilion&pf=cnnbuInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = *.localBHO: Adobe PDF Link Helper: {18df081c-e8ad-4283-a596-fa578c2ebdc3} - c:\program files\common files\adobe\acrobat\... Read more

A:"Windows Has Recovered From a Critical Error and Will Restart in One Minute. Please Save your Work Now."

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the ... Read more

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hello guys,

i'm currently using windows 7 and my windows explorer always automatic restart. it seems that some of my programs have been corruped. i've been tried using "sfc/scannow" but the problems still remain. i need some helps on how to overcome this issue. below here are the details of my problem.


Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 17417

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 00000000
BCP2: 8540552C
BCP3: 00000000
BCP4: 00000000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
G:\Windows\Minidump\012812-23281-01.dmp
G:\Users\Admin\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-33015-0.sysdata.xml

A:windows 7 explorer always automatic restart

Bugcheck 0x124 = WHEA = Machine Check Exception

See if Windows 7 SP1 will install - Windows 7 Service Pack 1

Info on 0x124 - http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...-what-try.html

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Windows 10 Home rebooted for an unknown reason this morning.
I woke up and found my pc hanged and unresponsive.
I was able to connect through the vnc server, and saw the dot-circle going round and round. Just stuck there.

I had to hard reboot. When I checked the Event Viewer, I could not determine what triggered the restart.

Yesterday, I installed a new nvidia graphics driver, but did not reboot. It did not ask me to.

Windows update setting is set to "notify me to schedule restart"
I set that a long time ago. so it's not supposed to auto reboot.

What other ways does Windows auto reboot? I need to shut them off.

I need my pc to have 100% uptime, and only allow manual reboots. I hate when I wake up to surprises like this.

A:how to disable all automatic restart in windows 10?

Run CMD as admin and copy/paste:

reg add "HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU" /v "AlwaysAutoRebootAtScheduledTime" /t REG_DWORD /d "0" /f
reg add "HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU" /v "NoAutoRebootWithLoggedOnUsers" /t REG_DWORD /d "1" /f







Originally Posted by link626


Windows update setting is set to "notify me to schedule restart"
I set that a long time ago. so it's not supposed to auto reboot.



That setting works only for a limited time, eventually Windows will restart itself.

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