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Windows 7: Uninstalled and downloads not working

27 Aug 2016   #1
straxler

Windows 7 home edition
 
 
Uninstalled and downloads not working

I have an Asus running Windows 7 my son was using it to play many downloaded games which caused the computer to be nonfunctional and lock up. I booted it in safe mode uninstalled numerous games from different vendors until I got the message uninstalled quit working. I have been able to reboot the computer in normal mode and it runs already installed software like word and excel fine. However the uninstaller does not work. I have tried downloading and running various registry cleaners like ccleaner however they will not run. I tried running restorer and that also does not function. Any suggestions?


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28 Aug 2016   #2
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Straxler,
sounds like a virus, has MacAfee reported anything, check logs see if anything has been "allowed".

Can you run Malwarebytes free, (uncheck trial/Enable rootkit detection in dashboard settings)
Then try
ESET on-line, (dissable Macafee)

Roy
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28 Aug 2016   #3
straxler

Windows 7 home edition
 
 

I just tried mbytes once again I can download it, it appears in all programs but it won't start. Also I discovered that Mcafee won't start either.
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