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Task Manager & Registry Edit Programs


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Romeyrome

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I am running Windows XP Home Edition, and connecting to the internet through DSL. Now, I'm unable to access the Task Manager or Registry Edit. Whenever I try to use either program, I get the message: "Another program is currently using the file." First of all, how do I find out which program(s) is using the file? Finally, how do I disable the program(s)?

Thanks!
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gerryf

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Please go to the malware forum and follow the instructions at the top....Especially the CLICK HERE .

That will give you several steps that will help you clean up 70 percent of all problems by yourself. If at the end of the process you are still having difficulty--and you may not be-- then post a hijackthis log in THAT forum.

If you are still having problems after getting a clean bill of health from the malware expert, please return to this thread.
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