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Hi there I have a Toshiba Satellite A210 laptop runing Vista Home Basic. The problem occured when i copied a file to a disk. When i boot up the laptop i have to run each programme. 3 of the programmes send back a stopped working message , one is the catalyst control centre and the flash card , and the other symphatic has stopped working. Now I cannot play nothing using the media player and there is no sound coming from the laptop at all. The Internal Microphone has stopped working as well. Please help or direct me to where i can get help.. Thank you in advance

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This sounds like it could be spyware. Try the following.........
Turn the system restore off. System restore keeps everything in restore. Meaning......... If you have spyware or a virus, it will stay in your system. Run Spybot S&D (This program is free and is better than using msconfig as long as you go through the settings and change everything to the highest settings.) Then do the same with Adaware 2008 (sounds stupid to use 2 things for spyware, but one catches what the other one does not.). I have links on my website (tandnfamilyelectronics-online.com). These links go directly to the download so you will not get the run around. You would do good to try a program called Window Washer (Window washer free download). This is a great program that completely cleans anything in your computer that you do not need. It will not clean out anything that you have to have. I have used this for years to clean out my customers computers and have cleaned as much as 3 gigs of trash out. If you contact me I will give you some tools that I have for free that will do a great job on your computer. I have them ready to download and I will give you the link. (dean@tandnfamilyelectronics-online.com)

Send me the complete specs of your system and I can help you more. I hope that this helps you. There is no reason the really buy a program for spyware when there are free things to use that work great. Free AVG is a great Antivirus and yes it is also free. It will check your e-mail coming and going. It will also let your friends now that the E-mail does not have a virus. It also has a spyware program that is free. This day and time with all of the spyware out on the net you can never have too many programs for spyware. I would not run all of them at the same time though. Make sure that you do not use your computer during any scan. Defrag is also something to do after you do everything else. Some people will tell you that should not reload your computer. If nothing seems to work then sometimes that is the only good way to get it repaired right. Most of the programs that come pre-installed on a store bought computer is useless and most are even trail software that causes problems when they expire. Let me know if this helps at all. Please rate me if it helps.

Posted on May 31, 2008

  • T&N Family Electronics Dean and Sherrie Terrell

    What file did you copy to a disk?



    Can you please let me know if this solved your problem?



    Rate this as a fixya if your problem is solved please.

    If you need more help let me know.





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