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Windows 7: Computer locks up

03 Jun 2011   #11

win7 home 64 bit

Oh yeah, I also tried doing a restore from a date before the problem started and that locked up as well.

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03 Jun 2011   #12

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

Sounds more and more like it was meant not to be removed. Virus, malware or worse?
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