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Windows 7: Windows Process Manager timnzgh.exe. Hogging my resources 100% CPU

08 Jan 2018   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Windows Process Manager timnzgh.exe. Hogging my resources 100% CPU

Ok a little background here. I got a very bad virus on my pc. I tried Malwarebytes, Norton Anti-virus, HitmanPro, Emsisoft Emergency kit to remove this virus. I finally said screw it and formatted all of my hard drives and reinstalled windows. To find that the virus is still there. Any advice at all on how to get rid of this thing?????

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08 Jan 2018   #2

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

Hi Vitt,

sounds like a rootkit

please download and run these 2 programs, post the >> 3 << logs

RKill Download
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool Download

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 Windows Process Manager timnzgh.exe. Hogging my resources 100% CPU

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