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Last edited: Jan 31, 2015 eatup, Jan 31, 2015 #6 Jojo Joined: May 1, 2014 Messages: 179 Likes Received: 0 My beef with W7 as with all updates for both M$ Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top abljmjm Posts: 4 This post has been reported. I have reinstalled McAfee and nothing has changed.

Is it supposed to do that? I have been saving my Macrium Reflect backups onto an external drive, but I'm running out of room in my external drive, so I decided to back it up onto a But if the problem seems to be gone the next step is to find the culprit. The cursor moves, but to no effect.

I have also been using Macrium Reflect to keep backing up my system drive, which has been working fine, and was always resulting in a less than 20 GB image file, Welcome to the Windows XP Forums, a resource providing ongoing support for XP users.Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and I wanted to have a good backup of my Win XP system drive, before I go back online again for more AV and Windows updates, which is making me increasingly nervous, Sometimes it will jump all over the screen (without moving the mouse), opening and closing various applications and files, creating shortcuts, changing the position of the Quick Launch bar, and sometimes

If you really need the offending program, seek an update. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: XP Acting Slow and Strange The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. No, create an account now. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/383909/windows-xp-acting-strange/ I'm hoping to eventually do all that stuff with Windows 7 on my new PC, but Windows XP does that stuff so well and so fast, and I've spent most of

I have been saving my Macrium Reflect backups onto an external drive, but I'm running out of room in my external drive, so I decided to back it up onto a From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. Even with 1Gb RAM and an on-board graphics card Win 7 Home Basic works very well indeed. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

Never saw a BSOD though. They claim this will detect and kill trojans and rootkit malware. Reset Post Submit Post Search Related Discussions 1 Virus removal Smith111 // February 28, 2017 5:22am PST 4 How remove trojan virus jeanrdevine31 // August 22, 2016 3:24am PST 3 Should Thank you!

I have removed McAfee and ran a number of scans with other Malware/Spyware tools and they did pick up a couple malware trojans that I removed with PC Tools SpyWare Doctor. http://roguewb.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-acting-weird-to-another-level.html If the problem is gone after rebooting, you've confirmed that one of the startup programs was the cause. It may take a while to get a response because the Malware Removal Team members are very busy working logs posted before yours. BSOD crashes Windows 10 satrow - 5,000 Posts Possible Infections SSL/TLS for this website » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All

  1. After all, the “muck about” PC I use is 11 years old.
  2. After that, also from device manager, try to update the driver. –Divin3 Sep 12 '15 at 0:50 Ok heres what I tried: I tried all the USB ports with
  3. To determine which one it was, use MSCONFIG to re-enable the startup items one at a time, rebooting after each change.
  4. When to turn it off?
  5. Nothing beats old XP for media playback and games.
  6. kurt2121, Nov 29, 2016, in forum: Windows XP General Discussion Replies: 6 Views: 437 Elizabeth23 Dec 3, 2016 Loading...

Any ideas? 0Votes Share Flag Back to Malware Forum 10 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   Search Start or search Start New Discussion Start New Discussion Create a new discussion Any other ideas? 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Ok, do you have the Mouse drivers? However, this morning, I managed to move some 80GB of stuff via thumb drive onto my system. weblink All other Operating Systems did as they should except XP.

I unplug it and plug it back in and it works fine for 10 minutes or so and shuts down again. So you mean there is a chance that my computer must be infected with a virus Hatryst? It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!).

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Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 10-25-2006, 11:14 PM #2 nutron Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2006 Posts: 12 OS: XP, Linux try plugging a second keyboard in. eatup posted Mar 17, 2017 at 4:34 PM Any browser at all left that will play Twitter Videos? Samwise, Feb 15, 2015 #10 eatup Joined: Aug 4, 2014 Messages: 1,006 Likes Received: 0 Samwise said: This thread is very interesting to me, because I came to these forums to It does this with GIMP also.

About Us We provide technical support for Windows XP, a legacy operating system from Microsoft. When I go to the Event Viewer and look at the Application logs there are several crashed programs there. Click here to join today! check over here update By aqanai · 9 years ago I have been using Win XP Pro since 2005 with no problems, however, after last weeks?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by wretched4one, Feb 11, 2009. Replace it for now and see if the problem persists.The action of shutting down, replacing the mouse and booting up will help WinXP to clear it's throat and get the incorrect More» More Stories by Neil J. I am having the same issue and it is definitely related to the latest Windows update...mouse acting very weird...like a phanthom double click...I close an e-mail and outlook shuts down...I delete

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If so, try reinstalling and see if that fixes the problem. This had no effect on the icons, still missing. If it's of occasional use, leave it disabled at startup and launch it as needed. My system acted as normal until I restarted it. 10-27-2006, 09:18 AM #5 TheHelmsman Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2006 Posts: 8 OS: XP Professional SP2 Bump.

Now that I'm using Windows 7 on my new PC, I only need my old PC running Windows XP for photography, printing and games. Hello somebody listening to my problem? Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up using Facebook Sign up using Email and Password Post as a guest Name