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Runnng Ad-Aware shuts down PC

By duffy123
Oct 10, 2007
  1. I have been running ad-aware for a few years on my PC and for some reason recently when i try to run it, it will get so far and then shut down my PC. I am running windows XP home edition SP2. Cananyone help. I have run hijackthis and can provide this detail if required.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Uninstall and reinstall Ad-Aware.

    If that doesn`t solve your problem, please post a HJT log as per the instructions HERE.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  3. Daveskater

    Daveskater Banned Posts: 1,687

    Hello, duffy123, and welcome to Techspot :wave:

    Please take a look at the following threads to make your experience here as enjoyable as possible :)

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    Also remember to post any problems or questions that you have in the appropriate forums

    With regards to your problem, post your hijack this log as an attachment as per these instructions and i'll take a look through for you.

    Howard: me and you are just so in sync ;)
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