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Windows 7: [Help] Slow Computer

26 Aug 2011   #41
SlasherIT

Ubuntu 12.10
 
 

Have you used Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper? Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta | Microsoft Connect


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26 Aug 2011   #42
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SevenHelp View Post
Yes, I ran all the scans, one thing I noted though, was that 7 threats were found and fixed by malwarebytes in safemode, even though I scanned earlier not in safe mode.
Since Malwarebytes has fixed those threats, is your laptop still running slow in normal mode?
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26 Aug 2011   #43
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SlasherIT View Post
Have you used Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper? Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta | Microsoft Connect
I would give that a bash before we proceed with this any further, or check for some loose connections inside the laptop (If it is still within warranty, i would not open it up). No point in having to reinstall until we have tried most options.
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26 Aug 2011   #44
SevenHelp

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Yes, its still running slowly.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rmw020 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SlasherIT View Post
Have you used Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper? Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta | Microsoft Connect
I would give that a bash before we proceed with this any further, or check for some loose connections inside the laptop (If it is still within warranty, i would not open it up). No point in having to reinstall until we have tried most options.
Sadly, my computer decided to notify me that my warranty was over 2 days after it actually expired, and I don't believe its a hardware problem, due to fast speeds in safe mode. I'll try the sweeper now.
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26 Aug 2011   #45
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SevenHelp View Post
Yes, its still running slowly.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rmw020 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SlasherIT View Post
Have you used Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper? Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta | Microsoft Connect
I would give that a bash before we proceed with this any further, or check for some loose connections inside the laptop (If it is still within warranty, i would not open it up). No point in having to reinstall until we have tried most options.
Sadly, my computer decided to notify me that my warranty was over 2 days after it actually expired, and I don't believe its a hardware problem, due to fast speeds in safe mode. I'll try the sweeper now.
Very good point.
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26 Aug 2011   #46
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

I'd like you to scan your machine with ESET OnlineScan
  1. Hold down Control and click on the following link to open ESET OnlineScan in a new window.
    ESET OnlineScan
  2. Click the button.
  3. For alternate browsers only: (Microsoft Internet Explorer users can skip these steps)
    1. Click on to download the ESET Smart Installer. Save it to your desktop.
    2. Double click on the icon on your desktop.
  4. Check
  5. Click the button.
  6. Accept any security warnings from your browser.
  7. Check
  8. Push the Start button.
  9. ESET will then download updates for itself, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please be patient as this can take some time.
  10. When the scan completes, push
  11. Push , and save the file to your desktop using a unique name, such as ESETScan. Include the contents of this report in your next reply.
  12. Push the button.
  13. Push
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30 Aug 2011   #47
SevenHelp

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
I'd like you to scan your machine with ESET OnlineScan
  1. Hold down Control and click on the following link to open ESET OnlineScan in a new window.
    ESET OnlineScan
  2. Click the button.
  3. For alternate browsers only: (Microsoft Internet Explorer users can skip these steps)
    1. Click on to download the ESET Smart Installer. Save it to your desktop.
    2. Double click on the icon on your desktop.
  4. Check
  5. Click the button.
  6. Accept any security warnings from your browser.
  7. Check
  8. Push the Start button.
  9. ESET will then download updates for itself, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please be patient as this can take some time.
  10. When the scan completes, push
  11. Push , and save the file to your desktop using a unique name, such as ESETScan. Include the contents of this report in your next reply.
  12. Push the button.
  13. Push
Sorry for the late reply, its currently downloading
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30 Aug 2011   #48
SlasherIT

Ubuntu 12.10
 
 

@SevenHelp - Did you even run the Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Tool?
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31 Aug 2011   #49
SevenHelp

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

No, because I haven't had access to an external flashdrive/cd
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01 Sep 2011   #50
SlasherIT

Ubuntu 12.10
 
 

You don't have any of those? How do you transfer files for work and stuff?
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