I have posted separately so you do not miss it.
I am signing off as it is 0123 in Uk I will be back about 1800
If the pointer symbol has changed from the icon of the blue circle to the hour glass, would you do the following please and post the results.
1. key Ctrl, Alt, Delete and open task manager. Do this please with ONLY your desktop open, no other windows.
Click the processes tab.
Then click on Show processes from all users.
Then click once please on the column heading CPU., that will put the usuage at the top of the column
Now please look at the processes that are using CPU resources and are indicated as changing.
One will be system idle process
One will be the taskmanager shown as taskmgr.exe
What else please is also using CPU resources.
Please do not make any changes, simply record what is shown as other than 0 and exit out.
2. Would you please go Start (Windows button) Programs, accessories, system tools,system restore, when the window opens, click next.
Is a restore point shown please.
Click show other restore points.
Are they shown please.
PLEASE DO NOT RESTORE even if there is one.
Please just click cancel and exit out.
What else cpu : TosSmartSrv....
Restore Points : 4/17 all of these windows update except 3/30 Installed Olympus ib Install < bought a new camera
Edited by nextyear58, 22 April 2012 - 07:07 PM.