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Windows 7: Restored my laptop, now the taskeng.exe keeps popping up...

19 Apr 2015   #1

Windows 7, 64-bit,
Restored my laptop, now the taskeng.exe keeps popping up...

I restored my laptop about a week ago and Norton was put back on, caused my AVG to go insane. I uninstalled it and my AVG stopped popping up with viruses in my username/app file.
Now it keeps popping up every 10 minutes the taskeng.exe and a message with an error.

Shown here V

Any idea how to stop it...?

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19 Apr 2015   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 10 Pro x64 ; Xubuntu x64

How did you uninstall Norton? What specific steps did you take?
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19 Apr 2015   #3

Windows 7, 64-bit,

Control panel, uninstall a program, norton security, uninstall program.
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19 Apr 2015   #4

Windows 10 Pro x64

There is a task trying to run, open task manager, have a look and delete any tasks that are trying to run.

Why did you have have Norton and AVG ?

Both are garbage, all you need is MSE and MBAM, both are free :)

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19 Apr 2015   #5
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We see nothing but problems here with Norton and AVG, twice today now.

You can go over your install thoroughly with Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7.
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