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task manager problem

By chicken
Aug 22, 2005
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  1. i'm shuret his has already been answered somewhere, but i have faild to find it.

    when i go to open task manager in windows xp, it will go back to the main window after clicking for it. but the task manager window never comes up.

    i think his may coincide with a problem i have with firefox, where it refuses to open because of a program titled xpcom event receiver(it only shows up as needing to close when i shut down my pc)

    it may just be a coincidence but i'm not shure. spybot dident pick it up and neither did the free trial of adaware
  2. urbandragon

    urbandragon TS Rookie Posts: 336

    go to trend micro or symantec and run an online virus scan. there are some viri that will disable you from accessing the taskmanager.
  3. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,745

    I agree. You can also have a look at this thread. That will probably take care of a lot of your problems. If not post back.

    BTW
    :wave:Welcome to TechSpot:wave:
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