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Windows 7: Csrss.exe problems

04 Jun 2015   #1

Windows 7
Csrss.exe problems

I was trying to turn off my computer and it wouldn't let me shut it down, so I tried to open my task manager and it wouldn't let me until I opened it with run. When I got into my task manager I saw some processes called csrss.exe which I read could be a trojan, and winlogin.exe and they weren't being ran from my user. I know these processes are natural windows processes, but I think they are some viruses disguised as those processes. When I tried to open file location it wouldn't let me, and they were still there after I did a virus scan, and malwarebytes scan. Also it seems they have affected my browsing speed where it is almost unbareable..Also it seemed to seperate my internet into 5 different processes in the task manager, which is weird.

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04 Jun 2015   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

Those are fine, they are not viruses. You have to open Task Manager with Admin rights to see the details for those processes.
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04 Jun 2015   #3

Windows 7

Ok, I thought that might be the case. When I tried to open them in safe mode it worked, so that makes sense. My PC run speed is another issue I guess, I'll post about it in some other area if the issue persists. Thanks for the reply.
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05 Jun 2015   #4
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1, Win 10

The csrss.exe file is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. In other cases, csrss.exe is a virus, spyware, trojan or worm! Virus with same file name: Nimda.E
csrss.exe Windows process - What is it?

The winlogon.exe file is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. In other cases, winlogon.exe is a virus, spyware, trojan or worm! Virus with same file name: W32.Netsky.D
winlogon.exe Windows process - What is it?
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