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Tech Help

SDRaiderH8er

Well-Known Member
#1
Okay guys I need some help.

After my Computer goes through its boot up process, and after the desktop comes up.

I then try to click on an ICON,any ICON, it does not matter which one I try, because I have tried several different ones, and every time I get the same response.

I then get a “Pop UP” block, and it wants to confirm that I am deleting whatever ICON I have clicked on.

After hitting the “NO” button several times, sometimes that box disappears, then sometimes hitting that “X” in the upper right hand corner, that box would completely disappear sometimes , But lately after hitting the “NO” button, and hitting that “X” nothing happens, then with that box still showing it locks the desktop up, and I am unable to use any of the Icon’s on my desktop. I then have to reboot my Computer to get it to start to work again.

If I can get rid of that Box, everything works fine.

All this started with my Wife using the Computer, has she clicked on something she should not have?

Everything works fine when you select from the Programs menu that comes up after you hit the Start button in the lower left hand corner.
 

Trumpet_Man

Well-Known Member
#2
SDRaiderH8er said:
Okay guys I need some help.

After my Computer goes through its boot up process, and after the desktop comes up.

I then try to click on an ICON,any ICON, it does not matter which one I try, because I have tried several different ones, and every time I get the same response.

I then get a “Pop UP” block, and it wants to confirm that I am deleting whatever ICON I have clicked on.

After hitting the “NO” button several times, sometimes that box disappears, then sometimes hitting that “X” in the upper right hand corner, that box would completely disappear sometimes , But lately after hitting the “NO” button, and hitting that “X” nothing happens, then with that box still showing it locks the desktop up, and I am unable to use any of the Icon’s on my desktop. I then have to reboot my Computer to get it to start to work again.

If I can get rid of that Box, everything works fine.

All this started with my Wife using the Computer, has she clicked on something she should not have?

Everything works fine when you select from the Programs menu that comes up after you hit the Start button in the lower left hand corner.
I am too drunk to help and even sober I know less so you are **** out of luck with me....

Signed

T
 

BFISA

Well-Known Member
#3
I may not be the one to help, but I'd right click on the Desktop, click on Arrange Icons By, and Run Desktop Wizard.
 

Concudan

Still Chargin
Staff member
Administrator
#6
SDRaiderH8er said:
Yes, I run Ad-Aware SE, Spybot search, Ewido, and Smitrun.
It is sounding like an AdAware problem to me. But I am not the most knowledgable in this arena.
 
#7
look at all the abnormal looking processes running, then search for what each one does and see if they are meant to be running. Then download hijackthis, run it and then paste in the results from its search, I can tell you what to delete if anything from there. its just a start though
 

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