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Several problems and hijack this log

By suzfrench
May 19, 2010
  1. Seem to be having one problem after another: Virus or hardware problem?

    First, laptop (T42) slowed markedly
    Then, left click stopped working intermittently.
    Next, left click would start working, then cursor would go berserk: I would try to open Word or Mozilla, etc. and 20-30 windows of the program would open.
    If I tried to close windows, they would maximize, minimize, maximum, minimize, repeatedly on their own. I have to reboot computer several times to get it to work properly, but it never last and the whole thing starts anew (left click first, then rampant windows.)
    Ran thorough Avast scan (it took 22 hours), turned up nothing.
    Ran Sophos Anti-Rootkit scan, turned up nothing.
    Now today, I noticed CPU is at 100% and computer is freezing often.

    Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you
     

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  2. treetops

    treetops TS Evangelist Posts: 1,953   +162

    Repost here and make sure to read the stickies.
    http://www.techspot.com/vb/menu28.html

    This sticky in particular, UPDATED 8-step Viruses/Spyware/Malware Preliminary Removal Instructions
     
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