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wsu_Tbone

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Hello....Not sure what i got but...i am barely able to surf the internet...i cant get from one website to the enxt...when i enter a url in the address box...it takes more than 30 seconds to a minute to get me to the page...and most of the time.s...it times out...any help would be appreciated...

Additionally,

in task manager...it says that i am using about 80% of my memory....this is with only ie opened..

Thanks

additionally...my task manager keeps getting disabled...everytime i goto enable it..it stays enabled for a few minutes then is disabled again..

I cannot even run the first program and post log as it will not let me...I willpost the error message when i get home...

anythoughts?

Thanks

Edited by ldtate, 20 January 2010 - 04:11 PM.

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If you can get into Task Manager, click on processes and show processes for all users then click twice on the CPU column header. This will sort things by biggest users of the cpu time. Click on the top program (note the name) and see if you can
End Process.

You can also try booting into Safe mode (reboot and when you see the maker's logo, start slowly tapping the F8 key. Keep tapping until you see the Safe Mode Menu ans select Safe Mode or Safe Mode with networking if you want to try downloading a program.

If all else fails get a friend to make you a bootable disk from Kasperky or one of the other antivirus companies:

http://www.askvg.com...ure-and-others/

Boot off the CD and have it scan your system for viruses.


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