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    Unfortunately, I fixed only the symptoms. It is...

    Unfortunately, I fixed only the symptoms. It is true that I can disable the link into my computer that is allowing someone to eat up almost all of my computer CPU capacity, and that causes the light...
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    MAJOR UPDATE BELOW QUOTES: MAJOR UPDATE: ...

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    System is seemingly back to normal. The improvement appears to be connected to deleting the one Explorer entry under Processes---the one that was...
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    Haven't had time to follow up on all this, but in...

    Haven't had time to follow up on all this, but in Event Viewer, the "critical" listings all had to do with shutting the computer down improperly. (When computer hangs, I tend to do that. It's...
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    [QUOTE=Sudo15;979300]Have you tried downloading...

    [QUOTE=Sudo15;979300]Have you tried downloading those drivers I've suggested ?

    For the BSODs to still be affecting when in Safe Mode, it would have to be quite some infection.

    While you are...
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    I have never really learned how to interpret...

    I have never really learned how to interpret Event Viewer reports.
    Will try ESET when I get time. With all the Christmas associated activity going on, it may be a while before I get much done, but...
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    Sorry, Coochin, I didn't realize that when you...

    Sorry, Coochin, I didn't realize that when you referred to me as a "Yank" that you were from Australia. I just blindly assumed that you were an Englishman, when you said, "Yank". My apologies. (This...
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    I didn't know that. In fact, the rescue disk that...

    I didn't know that. In fact, the rescue disk that I ordered is the Kaspersky Rescue
    disk number 10. Update: I finally got the re-install to proceed all the way through, but it didn't help. Not...
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    Started to reply that I'm not a Yank, then...

    Started to reply that I'm not a Yank, then understood that to an Englishman, I *am* a Yank. :) (To those in the US, a Yank is a person from the Northern part of the country.)
    "Driveers" was simply a...
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    Safe mode is more stable, but the problems still...

    Safe mode is more stable, but the problems still occur. A corrupted driver is only one possibility, but one that I was exploring. It has now become apparent that it is probably a Trojan or something...
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    I may have a corrupted or rogue driver. That's...

    I may have a corrupted or rogue driver. That's why I was doing the non-destructive re-install in the first place. I'm getting a frequent BSOD with the message that there was an attempted write to...
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    To switalka and Sudo15, I goofed up and used the...

    To switalka and Sudo15, I goofed up and used the wrong disk. The one that I used was indeed not an SP1 disk. Thanks.
    Wadtite
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    Non-destructive re-install failure

    I have an Windows 7 SP1 installation on an Acer 2.1Ghz, 4 Gb RAM, 310 Gb HDD. I was trying to do a
    "non-destructive reinstall" from my Win7 SP1 install disk. When it got to the end of the install...
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    I think that I have a better way than using...

    I think that I have a better way than using Spinrite or reformatting, to fix bad sectors. I use IObit's Disk Doctor utility. If I remember right (always dangerous, in my case), it's free. (I probably...
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    Update

    The Re-Image associated with the malware Akamaihd was Re-ImagePlus. The Re-Image that I subscribe to and have used for years is just Re-Image---no Plus. Maybe the difference between my experiences...
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    New experiences with possibly two different "Re-Images"

    I suppose that it is quite possible that if you use the UNDO tool that you might lose all changes that Re-Image has made, but if you just quit subscribing (paying) each year for their services, you...
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    Sorry, but what BotCrawler says doesn't ring true...

    Sorry, but what BotCrawler says doesn't ring true in the slightest compared to my experiences. Neither what BotCrawler says Re-Image does, nor what they say Re-Image doesn't do, bears the slightest...
  17. Thread: Snipper.exe

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    Thanks, but too drastic for a small utility when...

    Thanks, but too drastic for a small utility when everything is working well, otherwise. I finally did find a source for it. Some may wonder why I like Snipper, when they say that much better tools of...
  18. Thread: Snipper.exe

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    Snipper.exe

    My snipper.exe file no longer works. I get an error message saying that it is "not a valid Win32 application", in spite of the fact that I have used it for 2 years with my current Win7 Ultimate SP1...
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    If you intend to use the drive on its side, you...

    If you intend to use the drive on its side, you might try (re)formatting it in that position. Don't know if this is still current thinking, but it used to be that you always formatted the drive in...
  20. Thread: Latest scam

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    Another "give-away" is that the USPS (Postal...

    Another "give-away" is that the USPS (Postal Service) doesn't use "couriers". Having been both a courier and a Postal Service letter *carrier*, I know this to be true.
    Gary
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    Re-Image on computer "accidentally"

    Could you have Re-Image mixed up with something else? It would be really hard to get it on you computer *without you paying the subscription price for it*. Also, it doesn't take over you computer and...
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    Lose all changes?

    No. You don't "lose all changes" with Re-Image if you don't renew the yearly license.
    Gary
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    Re-Image

    Have used Re-Image for a few years, and have nothing but kind words for them. Has "saved my bacon" on occasion. I have had good luck contacting them the few times that I have had any kind of problem,...
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    "Everything" freezes when viewing Huffpost, in my...

    "Everything" freezes when viewing Huffpost, in my experience---Chrome, FF, and IE. It's usually for 20 seconds or so, but sometimes much longer. (I'm running Win7 Ultimate 32 bit.)
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    Have been using deltree.exe from the command...

    Have been using deltree.exe from the command prompt ever since I have had Win 7 (and long before) with no complications.
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