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When i download any software file windows xp restart itself ever.

Whenever i start to dowload any file from internet it restarts my Windows XP. Therefore i am never able to download anything.Can anyone pls tell me how should i overcome this restart of XP ?

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Sir,
It may be a virus / trojan. Update OS and antivirus. and run full system scan. Also download windows defender from microsoft.com and check any unwanted programs to remove.

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