Regedit and ctrl+alt+delete not working ~ HJT Log included.

By deXtrous
Jun 2, 2006
  1. Hey, went on my PC couple of days ago and tried to end some apps via ctrl+alt+delete but as soon as I opened it it would freeze for a split second then close on me.

    The exact same thing happens with regedit.

    They both work in safe mode.

    Hijackthis log:
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Go HERE and follow the instructions exactly.

    Post a fresh HJT log as an attachment into this thread, only after doing the above.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  3. deXtrous

    deXtrous TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I would rather reformat my PC than go through all that freeware downloading and steps.

    That log is fresh as it gets (the one you deleted)

    I was in safe mode and ran various anti-virus's (updated-yes)

    Yes I know I have begin2 and yes I am in seek of an easier alternative to download 50,000 antivirus tools and running them in sequence.

  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    If you don`t want to follow the instructions, that`s fine.

    A reformat would certainly get rid of the nasties.

    At the end of the day, it`s upto you.

    Regards Howard :)
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