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Windows 7: Programs running in task manager, but no applications

17 May 2013   #1
Jello81

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
Programs running in task manager, but no applications

About two weeks ago, my computer would not bring up any of the programs I had running after I had opened it once.

For example, I would open firefox, and exit it by clicking the "X" in the top right corner. Later, I would click the firefox icon again to bring up the browser. However, The task manager added another firefox to the process list, but no firefox application was opened.

I can run everything right when I start the computer, but even when I haven't opened certain programs for a first time, it still won't let me run them.

I have already removed Malware and performed a clean boot.

thanks!


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17 May 2013   #2
VistaKing

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

Hi Jello81 welcome to SevenForums

Lets see what is running

Click here DDS

Click on Download Now button

When the download is complete . Drag the DDS program from the Downloads folder to your Desktop

Right-click the DDS icon on the Desktop 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
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