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Windows 7: Black Rectangle on Screen

27 Jan 2015   #1

Windows 7
Black Rectangle on Screen

Ok so I noticed there is black vertical rectangle on the bottom right corner of the sreen just above the clock to the left of it. I drag it and it is there. I can't close it or expand it and right clicking on it does nothing. What is this? Hopefully it is not a hacking tool or a rootkit or something.

I don't know where it came from.. it might have come from a site I watched an animated cartoon show on. So anyone know what this is? I am attaching a screen shot and then restarting to see if it disappears but hopefully someone can identify it and tell me what it is or what does it do cuz this has me worried.

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27 Jan 2015   #2

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

If you put the cursor on the rectangle and right click, do you get properties?
Properties will give a lot of information.
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27 Jan 2015   #3
Not Myself

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

A well-known Comodo Message Center bug which will be fixed in the next release. Several threads about it on Comodo forum site.

Open Comodo, click on Tasks, then expand Advanced Tasks, click on Open Advanced Settings, deselect Show Messages from Comodo Message Center, recite the proper incantations, kowtow to your monitor, wait for arrival of Comodo update, reverse deselection.
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