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A malicious process is influencing my system's performance.

Sir there is a process,that is linked to my startup which starts everytime i switch on my pc,it reappears again and again even if i end this process from the task is named as "regsvr".what kind of thing it is?and how i make my pc free from it?

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Give 5 examples of classification of technology

Hello, Mikee Manala:

This sounds like a test question, so let's get you started.

The basic classes of technology are processes, products and tools.

A process is the actual physical operation necessary to produce an effect. The process can be in the form of an action (sports, entertainment, performances), the use of tangible goods, or services, or financial objects (renting, advertising, credit lines), or the creation of goods (food, clothes, shelter, xbox).

In order for a process to be continued, it must realize a value or generate a profit, otherwise it is left behind as a toy or curiosity. Some processes achieve product status without the creation of tangible value, such as entertainments and games. A product is a good or service which will provide revenue, income, or cash for the provider. Financial service offers literally thousands of products in the form of the use of financial objects, such as credit cards and mortgage points. House paint, and the services of the person actually applying that paint to the walls, are both products.

Tools are processes which enable a product to remain a product, and evolve that product so that it continues to be useful in more ways. The formula for a popular soft drink has not changed in over 100 years, but tools, such as advertising at sports and entertainment events, and computerized processing at the factory, keep the product alive and generating revenue. Tweaking the product to maintain marketability can have adverse affects, such as growing tobacco with higher levels of nicotine, and this is also a tool. Guarding gaming software involves much more technical tools, and sometimes thousands of people, because of its vulnerability to accidental or malicious interference.

When a product no longer generates more revenue than it costs to maintain it, the product disappears, or becomes an entertainment. Many times such products are an emotional event, such as a concert, opera or horse race, and can continue to generate revenue for an obsolete object, or one which will not change. Sometimes the product is a person, such as a famous actor or musician, who performs a service which would be less valued if performed by someone else.

This is also true for those who sell illegal and malicious substances. These criminals rely upon the emotional atmosphere created in group entertainment to induce others to buy drugs and alcohol, or maliciously give such substances for sport.

Now, I've given several examples of technology classifications in these 4 paragraphs, and also some factors which influence how these classifications are applied in different industries. Read over, then decide what makes each one different or the same. Don't get caught quoting. Good luck on your test.


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How to clean up start up processes

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Why clean up start up processes?
Windows Startup program will load the default programs or processes you add to your computer. The test result shows a new system only boot within 30 seconds. As you install antivirus program or other applications, it becomes very slow. Sometimes, the startup gets bloated not due to your computer behaviors. Malicious software is prone to add useless processes on startup without your known. You are not aware that your computer becomes more and more slow until serious computer problem occurs. Don’t ignore a slow start up, it is the root of Blue Screen and computer freezing.

How to clean up start up processes?
The first thing you should do is to remove spyware or adware from your computer. I prefer to AVG, it is a free anti-virus program. If you want to clean virus completely, you need boot in safe mode and disconnect your Internet.

Hok is a professor with over ten year’s computer experience. He suggest us use ErrorFix. This is a pc optimize tool which can clean up system registry entries, useless program, start up processes and junk files. With this program, your computer will be obviously improved. Just a few clicks, you can remove processes that slow your computer.

What’s more to speed up your computer?
Do not download Peer-to-Peer Download Software! Maybe you are using some software such like YouTube Downloader. These are probably some of the least likely contenders for system-slowdown but they are popular on the internet. Those kinds of program can take up memory space and damage your computer. Also they can automatically add itself as your start up.

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My pocket pc locked up need master reset code 4 digit number at begining of start up

Perform a Hard reset

Press the power button while pressing and holding the reset switch with the stylus,
and then release the powerbutton. When a screen appears, release the reset switch.
When initialization is completed, the Welcome screen appears.
Set up the system as in the case of startup process.

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Probably it is cause due to power management system corruption
Try following steps
Perform a Clean Boot
If your computer is not starting normally, or if you receive errors when you start your computer that you cannot identify, you could consider performing a "clean boot." This operation starts the computer by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. This can help you troubleshoot the problem.
Method :Perform a Clean Boot
If your computer is not starting normally, or if you receive errors when you start your computer that you cannot identify, you could consider performing a "clean boot." This operation starts the computer by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. This can help you troubleshoot the problem.
Step 1: Start the System Configuration Utility
1. Click Start, click Run, type msconfig, and then click OK.
2. The System Configuration Utility dialog box is displayed.

Step 2: Configure selective startup options
1. In the System Configuration Utility dialog box, click the General tab, and then click Selective Startup.
2. Click to clear the Process SYSTEM.INI File check box.
3. Click to clear the Process WIN.INI File check box.
4. Click to clear the Load Startup Items check box. Verify that Load System Services and Use Original BOOT.INI are checked. 5. Click the Services tab.
6. Click to select the Hide All Microsoft Services check box.
7. Click Disable All, and then click OK.
8. When you are prompted, click Restart to restart the computer.

Step 3: Log on to Windows
1. If you are prompted, log on to Windows.
2. When you receive the following message, click to select the Don't show this message or launch the System Configuration Utility when Windows start check box, and then click OK.
Note: Start Windows in Normal State
Steps to configure Windows to use a Normal startup state
After you used the clean boot to resolve your problem, you can follow these steps to configure Windows to start normally.
1. Click Start, and then click Run.
2. Type msconfig, and then click OK.
The System Configuration Utility dialog box is displayed.
3. Click the General tab, click Normal Startup - load all device drivers and services, and then click OK.
4. When you are prompted, click Restart to restart the computer.

Sep 04, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv7-1130us laptop

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How can i speed up my pc?

There are several steps you can perform to help speed up your PC. Be aware that your performance is ultimately limited by your hardware, but these steps should help.

1.) disable unneeded startup programs.
To do this, you need to open the System Configuration Utility. Hit the Windows key on your keyboard and R at the same time. This will open the run box. Type msconfig and hit ok. On the utility, hit startup in the top right. Then in that section, hit disable all in the bottom right. Go through the list and enable any startups for your Antivirus software and anything that says Operating System. If you have specific software that you want to start when you boot up your computer, also check them as well.

2.) Run full virus scans.
Often, slow speeds are caused by adware and spyware. There could also be other malicious software. I recommend Malwarebytes and Superantispyware, both available for free.

3.) Reboot your computer after both scans are complete. This will ensure that all threats were removed properly.

4.) Clean your browser.
I use CCleaner to do this.

5.) Run a disk defrag.
There a couple of ways you can do this. The first way is to use the built-in utility. Go to Start, then All Programs, then Accessories, then System Tools, then Disk Defragmentor. Alternatively, and my preferred method, you can use 3rd party software. My recommendation is Defraggler.

This entire process could take several hours, so be sure you have the time to spare. You should not perform other tasks on your computer until the entire process is complete.

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How can I fix Fdc failure when I switch on my Dell L866r desktop computer. I ask somebody to re booth my comp. after it was done this problem occur. Also how can I improve performance of my comp. Too slow.

hello, FDC error ( FDC Failure) is usually either improper floppy drive setup - check cablesare connected properly on the motherboard and and in to the floppy drive-inserted all the way in, not in reverse. insure that power cable in connected properly.
Bad controller on motherboard: not much you can do with that but go in BIOS and disable the floppy controller and make sure first boot device is set to hard drive or cd/dvd drive instead of floppy.

As far as performance is concerned your system only has 128 MB ram, i would suggest adding some more. Try or ebay for good price should about 15$ 20$ for another 256mb or so.
Go tosystem tools and run disk defragger tool to defrag your hard drive.
download free tool called "tune Xp" and use defrag boot files.
go to start run and type in "msconfig", hit enter
in new open windows click on "startup" tab and uncheck all the application that you don't use everytime your computer starts.
NOTE: Make sure not to uncheck any anti-virus/spyware/firewall software you may have installed.
don't worry you are not deleting anything but just removing things from startup to speed up startup process.
system will require reboot at the end.

i hope this helps, let me know if you have any other questions.
good luck

Amar Sondhi

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Hpqcutil.dll not found hp scanjet 3970

Re-install the scanner driver/ software using CD

else perform this steps
1. Start -> Click Run

2. Enter msconfig and click ok

3. Click Startup tab

4. Uncheck program that you don't want to startup

You can disable programs that you don't want automatically load when you start your computer. By disabling these programs will help your computer startup faster.

5. Click Ok and restart
Now you should notice that your computer startup faster.

My Hot Tips to Make Your Computer Faster:

* Regularly check your startup folder to prevent malicious programs installed itself without your knowledge.

* Delete the temporary files from Temp folder (Start > Run > %temp% > delete all files).

* Upgrade your RAM to makes your computer boot faster : )

I hope this article can helps you to make your computer faster..

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Error message on everything!

no need for system restore, just go to: click start then click RUN and then type MSCONFIG the choose startup and disable the program that are popping everytime you startup your system..

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Speed increase

1st chk other process are running when system startup by pressing
ctrl+alt+del then select task manager.if any unwanted running end it.
then chk u r system speed &tell me

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