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Having problems shutting and installing

My system does not shut down. it also closes windows task manager automatically anytime i open it. pls i need your help urgently

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Do a major clean up o your computer

A virus and spyware update and scan

a Disc Cleaning

Delete all your cookies

Run your registry cleaner if you have one.

let me know if you do not know how to do any of this and I will provide more info.


You probably have either a virus or spyware. If you do not have virus control go to www.trendmicro.com/housecall and run a free virus scan and then follow their instructions to remove anything that they can't.

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