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Have the security tool virus how to i get it off!!! will freeze when is safe mode and lock up...help

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The only way around if you cannot get into safe mode is to reformat

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How can i remove the deep freeze from netbook


Restart your computer repeatedly tapping the f8 key to enter safe mode while the screen is black once in safe mode where the only things working will be your keyboard and mouse allowing you to attempt to repair your computer
Reboot the computer As the computer is booting repeatadly press the F8 key as the computer is booting If done properly the user should get to a screen similar to the below screen. Select the option for Safe mode command prompt only Windows Advanced Options Menu
Please select an option: Safe Mode
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Mode with Command Prompt Enable Boot Logging
Enable VGA mode
Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked)
Directory Services Restore Mode (Windows domain controllers only)
Debugging Mode Start Windows Normally
Reboot
Return to OS Choices Menu Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice select the safe mode option then run your antivirus if still cant get rid of the virus restart again Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice. select safe mode with networking download anti malware and microsoft security essentials http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/virus-malware.aspx?q=virus anti virus and malware http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/products/security-essentials

once you have your computer running or you could do this in safe mode Press windows button and in the search type msconfig go to startup tab and uncheck those you dont want to start. Scroll to the bottom toolbar bottom of screen right click you can select task manager applications also processes you will see whats running on your computer and ticking over you might still have a virus If you see something running that you does not need to be running select end now then you might you might uninstall that particular program and some unnecessary programs you should also check leads from motherboard to hard drive for secure dust free connections Click start control panel administrative tools computer management disk management right Click on your drive select properties click tools you should see click check now click start tick in both boxes this will schedule to on restart do not have any input while chkdsk utility is in progress any might damage your computer also you might download and use this registry cleaner it is totally free to use http://download.cnet.com/ccleaner/ then defragment your hard drive adding more ram is the best way of speeding up a computer If you're not sure if a module is right for your system use the Crucial Memory Advisor tool for a list of guaranteed compatible modules You should always ask for a guarantee on compatability before purchasing any ram and buy working pairs if possible. you might have to many programs running at the same time putting to much strain on the CPU Try uninstalling a few unnecessary programs. this should speed up your computer or you might use the system restore to restore your system to an earlier time click start all programs accessories system tools you should see your system restore option if it is a hardware issue the system restore might not work Manual restore points that you specify with the System Configuration utility Installation restore points that occur before you install a program or a service you can use the system checkpoints or the installation restore points to restore your computer's settings to a date when it operated correctly. This may also help determine the cause of the configuration error.

To perform a system restore, follow these steps:
1.Click Start, click Run, type msconfig, and then click OK. 2.On the General tab, click Launch System Restore. 3.Select Restore my computer to an earlier time, and then click Next. 4.Calendar dates in bold are possible restore points. Click the most recent one to view system restore information. 5.Select a system checkpoint or an installation restore point, and then click Next. 6.Close all other programs. 7.To start the system restore, click Next. 8.Your computer restarts. Repeat steps 1 through 8 until you fix your configuration issue. Hope it helps.

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I just had this problem right after my computer got viruses. The screen freezes on desktop after i log in with administrator user, it loads settings but takes mostly 3-5 minutes then the desktop appears...


Hi Cindy,

A couple of initial corrective steps you can try:
1. Boot into Safe Mode and run your Anti-Virus;
2. Boot into "Last Known Configuration that Worked".

If your concern has not been corrected after completion of the above procedures, pls post back that we can figure something else. Additionally any other information that you could post such as Operating System, Anti Virus used etc.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Thank you for using FIXYA.

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Laptop freeze up


Restart your computer repeatedly tapping the f8 key to enter safe mode while the screen is black once in safe mode where the only things working will be your keyboard and mouse allowing you to attempt to repair your computer
Reboot the computer As the computer is booting repeatadly press the F8 key as the computer is booting If done properly the user should get to a screen similar to the below screen. Select the option for Safe mode command prompt only Windows Advanced Options Menu
Please select an option: Safe Mode
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Mode with Command Prompt Enable Boot Logging
Enable VGA mode
Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked)
Directory Services Restore Mode (Windows domain controllers only)
Debugging Mode Start Windows Normally
Reboot
Return to OS Choices Menu Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice select the safe mode option then run your antivirus if still cant get rid of the virus restart again Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice. select safe mode with networking download anti malware and microsoft security essentials http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/virus-malware.aspx?q=virus anti virus and malware http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/products/security-essentials

once you have your computer running or you could do this in safe mode Press windows button and in the search type msconfig go to startup tab and uncheck those you dont want to start. Scroll to the bottom toolbar bottom of screen right click you can select task manager applications also processes you will see whats running on your computer and ticking over you might still have a virus If you see something running that you does not need to be running select end now then you might you might uninstall that particular program and some unnecessary programs you should also check leads from motherboard to hard drive for secure dust free connections Click start control panel administrative tools computer management disk management right Click on your drive select properties click tools you should see click check now click start tick in both boxes this will schedule to on restart do not have any input while chkdsk utility is in progress any might damage your computer also you might download and use this registry cleaner it is totally free to use http://download.cnet.com/ccleaner/ then defragment your hard drive adding more ram is the best way of speeding up a computer If you're not sure if a module is right for your system use the Crucial Memory Advisor tool for a list of guaranteed compatible modules You should always ask for a guarantee on compatability before purchasing any ram and buy working pairs if possible. you might have to many programs running at the same time putting to much strain on the CPU Try uninstalling a few unnecessary programs. this should speed up your computer or you might use the system restore to restore your system to an earlier time click start all programs accessories system tools you should see your system restore option if it is a hardware issue the system restore might not work Manual restore points that you specify with the System Configuration utility Installation restore points that occur before you install a program or a service you can use the system checkpoints or the installation restore points to restore your computer's settings to a date when it operated correctly. This may also help determine the cause of the configuration error.

To perform a system restore, follow these steps:
1.Click Start, click Run, type msconfig, and then click OK. 2.On the General tab, click Launch System Restore. 3.Select Restore my computer to an earlier time, and then click Next. 4.Calendar dates in bold are possible restore points. Click the most recent one to view system restore information. 5.Select a system checkpoint or an installation restore point, and then click Next. 6.Close all other programs. 7.To start the system restore, click Next. 8.Your computer restarts. Repeat steps 1 through 8 until you fix your configuration issue. Hope it helps.

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Computer freezes


Remove the Battery Sometimes it's as simple as a seated battery.


Remove the battery entirely and clean out any dust, lint or hair that may be clogging the connectors and preventing a proper connection.


Reseat the battery securely and make sure the little locking pins that hold your battery in place are securely fastened and there is no movement.

If its still freezing up.


If you computer is freezing up before you can access windows.

Restart your computer repeatedly tapping the f8 key to enter safe mode while the screen is black once in safe mode where the only things working will be your keyboard and mouse allowing you to attempt to repair your computer

Reboot the computer As the computer is booting repeatadly press the F8 key as the computer is booting


If done properly the user should get to a screen similar to the below screen.


Select the option for Safe mode command prompt only

Windows Advanced Options Menu
Please select an option:

Safe Mode
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Mode with Command Prompt

Enable Boot Logging
Enable VGA mode
Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked)
Directory Services Restore Mode (Windows domain controllers only)
Debugging Mode

Start Windows Normally
Reboot
Return to OS Choices Menu


Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice

select the safe mode option

then run your antivirus if still cant get rid of the virus restart again


Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice.

select safe mode with networking download anti malware and microsoft security essentials


http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/virus-malware.aspx?q=virus


anti virus and malware


http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/products/security-essentials

once you have your computer running or you could do this in safe mode


Press windows button and in the search type msconfig go to startup tab and uncheck those you dont want to start.


Scroll to the bottom toolbar bottom of screen right click you can select task manager applications also processes you will see whats running on your computer and ticking over you might still have a virus


If you see something running that you does not need to be running select end now then you might you might uninstall that particular program


and some unnecessary programs


you should also check leads from motherboard to hard drive for secure dust free connections


Click start control panel administrative tools computer management disk management right Click on your drive select properties click tools you should see click check now


click start tick in both boxes this will schedule to on restart

do not have any input while chkdsk utility is in progress any might damage your computer


also you might download and use this registry cleaner it is totally free to use

http://download.cnet.com/ccleaner/


then defragment your hard drive


adding more ram is the best way of speeding up a computer

If you're not sure if a module is right for your system use the


Crucial Memory Advisor tool for a list of guaranteed compatible modules


You should always ask for a guarantee on compatability before purchasing any ram and buy working pairs if possible.


you might have to many programs running at the same time putting to much strain on the CPU

Try uninstalling a few unnecessary programs.


this should speed up your computer


Hope it helps.

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Dell Latitude D630 freezes


Try a System Restore and select a restore date before your problems started.
To get to the System Restore - Click on Start - All Programs - Accessories - System Tools - System Restore

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try running this virus FREE prog No cost- removes too...: http://www.f-secure.com/en_EMEA/security/tools/online-scanner/

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Downloaded (securiry tool) program by mistake could'nt remove it , now screen is all blue and the (security tool) won't let me run programs . please help


There are a lot of websites which say that this is a security tool but in reality it isn't its a virus. Thats why you cant remove it. It must be saying that you have a hundreds of viruses, buy the software to remove them.
Always remember to switch on your firewall in the future and always download software from a safe website.

You can try removing it by going in the safe mode. To go in the safe mode, keep pressing F8 while the laptop is booting and then a list will appear, select the top most item which says "Safe Mode". Then once you have booted up, goto control panel, then click add/remove programs search for the name of the software and uninstall it.
Hope this helps, Please feel free to ask me for further information.

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Slow to freeze


There is some virus in PROCESS.But try this solution:

Restart pc and logon with safe mode ( F8i think ) then log on as user u use pc normally!Then go start -run-then type msconfig -enter.Go to startup and desable all programs(DON'T DESABLE ANTIVIRUS)

Let me know if u got help!

Mar 11, 2008 | Averatec 6200 Notebook

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Please help me in removing virus in my pc.


Boot windows into safe mode (reboot, and hit f8 while booting, then pick safe mode from the menu).

Once in safe mode, delete the virus's exe.

Also, run download this tool called AUTORUNS from sysinternals:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sysinternals/Security/Autoruns.mspx

Uncheck checkboxes that reference the virus. Please be careful what you uncheck here. Unchecking something that is core windows will cause your computer to be unable to boot.

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