Untick the "Run on a schedule (recommended)" box. The process target is pretty slick too: drag a target onto a window and the controlling process is highlighted. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by speeDDemon (nw) ( 643987 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:39PM (#26567145) Homepage SMART has its uses, Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Funny) by Anonymous Coward writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @09:40PM (#26569659) My computer does this all the time. check over here
They will need to go here for the download: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/farbar-recovery-scan-tool/ Note: You need to run the version compatible with your system (This will be the FRST.exe, not the FRST64.exe). Regards, jesst jesst940 Back to top #9 oneof4 oneof4 Malware Response Team 3,779 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:The Collective Local time:01:19 AM Posted 30 January 2015 - 08:04 AM Hmm, Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-dragging.189583/
The culprit is usually that my kid has hit the Turbo button off. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content PC Pitstop Members Forums Calendar More PC Pitstop Ignoring your blatant troll, I think most of us who use Windows, whether by choice or at work, have experienced exactly what the FP author describes. I would also like to inform you that most of us here at Bleeping Computer offer our expert assistance out of the goodness of our hearts.
Others might not. All rights reserved. If so, can someone please provide me with a link to what they think is the best (most step-by-step) reformatting instructions? Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by athakur999 ( 44340 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:43PM (#26567225) Journal I've had a Linux box
Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Updates (Score:3, Insightful) by Thelasko ( 1196535 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:23PM (#26566889) Journal Unfortunately, software companies all tend to schedule their updates Share twitter facebook linkedin The Case of the Slow System (Score:5, Informative) by Fast Thick Pants ( 1081517 ) writes: <`fastthickpants' `at' `gmail.com'> on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:23PM (#26566875) Mark Naturally you want your Antivirus to load at startup but not your instant messenger programs and other useless junk that clutter up CPU cycles and system memory. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/564874/apparent-browser-hijack-virus/ This was a classic symptom of the Flashback malware. (See a complete description in About the Flashback malware.) However, that malware has been extinct for some time now, and cannot infect recent
It will produce a log called FRST.txt in the same directory the tool is run from. Boot a Linux live CD and type "sudo smartctl -t long /dev/sda", and voila.A damaged disk cannot pass that test, not unless something is utterly borked with the firmware (*cough* seagate If this problem is only happening with a few specific sites, it's just the way the site works. You may be tempted to look for and remove screen sharing software or turn on a firewall, but keep in mind that you don't know what has been done and what
Share twitter facebook linkedin What? (Score:4, Insightful) by Yunzil ( 181064 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:07PM (#26568355) Homepage Yeah, we all like Linux because it doesn't do annoying http://newwikipost.org/topic/h1cwI7yhazq06mpCNNne5uJOK72evTt0/Computer-obnoxiously-slow-never-was-before-Help-HijackThis-log-posted.html No, create an account now. Then, your time spent is limited to the transfer rate between the two drives.Remember your offline backups of the RAID as well though - otherwise you may simply end up with Your computer fix will be based on the current condition of your computer!
Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. check my blog Windows not being slow is obviously flamebait. Mac Malware Guide : Am I infected? Take the opportunity to clear out the dust from the fans and your PSU.
Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by ChienAndalu ( 1293930 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:38PM (#26568649) Wrong. It generally will decrease performance for a time.http://lifehacker.com/5033518/debunking-common-windows-performance-tweaking-myths Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Informative) by bdwebb ( 985489 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @09:01PM (#26569365) Hmm...the prefetch cache is only Yeah, I know you know.
Perhaps I should ask her to try the download again, or, when I can get to the nearest library (Im in a rural area) and they will let me save something About to contact friend Thanks and Regards jesst Edited by jesst940, 30 January 2015 - 02:13 PM. However, if it makes you feel better, get a copy of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac and scan the hard drive. <- Table of Contents When I try to visit a web site, I get If you can answer these questions someone here may be able to help you with your problems.
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Again the symptom is - mystery hang up for a few ten seconds, then it went good (either retry success) or some application crashed (I/O error and HDD give up). Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 11 Thread: Laptop is dragging... Then close the force quit window. Usually, for a desktop XP machine, between 28 and 35 processes is ideal on a fresh boot.
Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:1. Also, check you AV and Spyware settings and think about turning off any real-time file monitoring. No, I've seen both Linux and Windows do this. You want to keep those running.
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