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Windows 7: explorer exe cpu issue

07 May 2013   #1
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 
explorer exe cpu issue

Hi sure you have heard this before so I will let you know what I have tried to so far ccleaner,app that searches for broken shortcuts,and deleting almost everything that I don't need,and the clean boot technique.I am trying to locate the fake explorer.exe but I am confused.When I go to c windows explorer and click on and brings me to a libary page,music photos etc.I did find explorer .mui and an explorer.exe that has download program for its icon but it also does the same thing.When I search for explorer.exe inside c windows numerous explorer files from winsxs/wow64 come up but they all bring me to the same default library page.I am really clueless right now please help.


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07 May 2013   #2
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

The real explore.exe is inside C:\Windows .

I'm kinda confused what you really trying to do .
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07 May 2013   #3
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 

Sorry I this has just been driving crazy I kind have lost tract of what I have been doing.Forget what every non sense I have said.I just need to get rid of this explorer.exe trojan or whatever.I cannot use fl studio half of the time because of it.
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07 May 2013   #4
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 

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07 May 2013   #5
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Lets use this


warning   Warning

You will need a USB FLASH DRIVE


Tip   Tip
Download the Tool from a non infected PC


Download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool

Here Farbar Recovery Scan Tool Download

Click on the Download Now button that goes with your bit version

Note   Note
Click the button and right-click Computer .Select Properties .Look for System Type: which will say 32-bit Operating System or 64-bit Operating System


Plug the flash drive into the infected PC.

Enter System Recovery Options.

To enter System Recovery Options from the Advanced Boot Options:
Restart the computer.
As soon as the BIOS is loaded begin tapping the F8 key until Advanced Boot Options appears.
Use the arrow keys to select the Repair your computer menu item.
Select US as the keyboard language settings, and then click Next.
Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.
Select your user account an click Next.

To enter System Recovery Options by using Windows installation disc:
Insert the installation disc.
Restart your computer.
If prompted, press any key to start Windows from the installation disc. If your computer is not configured to start from a CD or DVD, check your BIOS settings.
Click Repair your computer.
Select US as the keyboard language settings, and then click Next.
Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.
Select your user account and click Next.

On the System Recovery Options menu you will get the following options:
Startup Repair

System Restore

Windows Complete PC Restore

Windows Memory Diagnostic Tool

Command Prompt

Select Command Prompt

In the command window type e:\frst.exe (for x64 bit version type e:\frst64) and press Enter
Note   Note
Replace letter e with the drive letter of your flash drive.

Tip   Tip
Type the commands below to see what your letter is for the USB drive and press ENTER after each command

Code:
Diskpart
List volume
The tool will start to run.
When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer.
Press Scan button.
FRST will let you know when the scan is complete and has written the FRST.txt to file
Please copy and paste both logs in your reply.(FRST.txt and Addition.txt)
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07 May 2013   #6
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 

Well I guess I am out of luck since there is no way for me to access another computer,any of the installation discs,or a flash drive at the moment.Is there an easier way to do this?
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07 May 2013   #7
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Let me see what is running on your PC

Click here DDS

Click on Download Now button

Right-click the DDS icon choose Run as administrator to run the tool.

Place a check next to attact.txt and click Start . When done, DDS will open two logs
DDS.txt
Attach.txt

Save two logs onto your desktop and upload them with your reply

Note   Note
No personal info will be in the logs
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07 May 2013   #8
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 

okk


Attached Files
File Type: txt attach.txt (9.7 KB, 3 views)
File Type: txt dds.txt (23.9 KB, 4 views)
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07 May 2013   #9
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Lets download AdwCleaner

Click here Adwcleaner

Click on Download Now button

Save to the Desktop

Right-click on AdwCleaner.exe and choose Run as administrator

Click the Search button

Upload the AdwCleaner[Sn].txt in your reply.

Note   Note
The log file is at C:\AdwCleaner[Sn].txt


Question : Did you purchase Norton Internet Security ? If not its a 15 or 30 day trial . Uninstall it and install MSE
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07 May 2013   #10
froqqer

Massachusetts
 
 

I purchased a one year Norton subscription but I only 7 days remaining.Can I still run adwcleaner with norton installed?
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