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Windows 7: A FOLDER APPEAR named "Tempo" with a subfolder named "Lexicons"

07 Oct 2014   #1

windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
A FOLDER APPEAR named "Tempo" with a subfolder named "Lexicons"


i'm new to this forum, i hope you guys can help me out.

A folder named "Tempo" with a subfolder named "Lexicons" created and reappear in my "E" Drive.
i deleted it but it kept on reappearing after i revisit that drive.

tried deleting it from CMD PROMPT with "RD"... it got deleted but after one day again it reappeared.

can some please tell me what to do...?

thanks in advance.

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07 Oct 2014   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17, Windows 10 Pro TP

I've seen infections do similar things, might start by deleting Temporary Internet Files then update your Antivirus and run a Full or Deep scan. Next I'd download and install, update then run Malwarebytes, the free version does fine.
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01 Dec 2015   #3

windows 7 pro 64 bit

Dear Berton - I too have the same annoying 'Tempo' folder and 'Lexicon' sub-folder appearing on my hard drive. Firefox is creating these folders each time I start it up. Followed your instructionss fully - to no avail...
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01 Dec 2015   #4

Windows 10 Pro X64

Check Firefox Add-ons, one of them is probably causing the problem.
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24 Dec 2015   #5


The Tempo/Lexicons folders are created by NaturalReader.
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 A FOLDER APPEAR named "Tempo" with a subfolder named "Lexicons"

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