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15-Jun-2012, 07:44 AM #16
I don't use Avira AntiVir.

It's probably a false positive.

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After you update the definition files in Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and SUPERAntiSpyware, run a quick scan with each one.

DON'T use the computer while each scan is in progress.

After each scan is finished, select and remove EVERYTHING that was found.

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16-Jun-2012, 04:46 AM #17
I've done the Full scan which took about 3 hours (:

Now what flavallee?
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16-Jun-2012, 08:27 AM #18
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I've done the Full scan which took about 3 hours (:
That's why I advised you to run a quick scan. A full/complete scan will take much longer to run and usually isn't needed.

Did you update the definition files before running a scan?

Did you select and remove EVERYTHING that was found?

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Now what flavallee?
Go to Start - Run - MSCONFIG - OK - "Startup" tab.

Write down only the names in the "Startup Item" column that have a checkmark next to them.

If the "Startup Item" column isn't wide enough to see the entire name of any of them, widen the column.

Submit those names here in a vertical list.

Make sure to spell them exactly as you see them there.

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16-Jun-2012, 11:06 PM #19
Yes, I did update the definition files before running the scan

And yes, I did remove "EVERYTHING" that was found

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This are the items that have a checkmark next to them

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Synaptics Pointing Device Driver
ATSwpNav Application
FUJ02E3 Utility
Fujitsu Hotkey Utility
Fujitsu Display Manager
Lifebook Application Panel
Button handler
Fujitsu Update Navi(Station)
Avira Free Antivirus
Adobe Reader and Acrobat Manager
Bluetooth Stack for windows by TOSHIBA
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17-Jun-2012, 01:29 AM #20
One question: Why in the world would you want to reduce RAM usage? I've worked hard to get mine up to 89%. You want RAM to be used as much as possible. What is not in RAM is on the drive and therefore that much slower to access.
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17-Jun-2012, 06:55 AM #21
From post #3:

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The purpose of having RAM is so it can be used instead of using slower virtual memory in the hard drive.
Thanks for bringing it up again.

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17-Jun-2012, 06:56 PM #22
Can I now activate my "User Account Control" flavallee?
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18-Jun-2012, 09:17 AM #23
Concerning post #19, you can uncheck

Adobe Reader and Acrobat Manager

in Start - Run - MSCONFIG - OK - "Startup" tab.

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If you're done here, you can re-enable UAC.

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18-Jun-2012, 07:00 PM #24
Okay then, thanks flavallee for your help and fast replies, +1 for you (:
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19-Jun-2012, 09:09 AM #25
You're welcome.

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