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Windows 7: Computer minimizing to desktop

24 Jul 2012   #1
Legacy97

European Regions
 
 
Computer minimizing to desktop

My computer is about 1-2 months old, i have build it my pc myself, but from the first time i used it, it have being minimizing to desktop, when i'm in game, it doesn't take more then 1 minute before it minimize, even when i dont play games, and i just is on facebook ore something, goes it to desktop in the backround! I have tried to turn the aero off and use gamebooster when in game, but nothing helps! Please help!!

specs:
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cpu: I5 3450k
mainboard: Asus p8b75-b
ram:8gb
Graphics: Nvidia geforce 9800 gtx

Win7 ultimate 64-bit


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24 Jul 2012   #2
mitchell65

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi and welcome to the Forum!
HAve you got an up to date anti virus software installed? Do you use Malwarebytes or similar?
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25 Jul 2012   #3
Legacy97

European Regions
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mitchell65 View Post
Hi and welcome to the Forum!
HAve you got an up to date anti virus software installed? Do you use Malwarebytes or similar?
I tried to update my anti virus software, but it didn't help..:P I use AVG Anti virus
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25 Jul 2012   #4
mitchell65

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I would uninstall AVG if you are running the free version and install and run MS Security essentials. Then download and run Malwarebytes!
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