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    computer running slow

    It fluctuates 1% to 4%. I guess that's normal???
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    computer running slow

    Really can't tell much difference. It's slow. I got the 40.8 figure from System Info at Accessories/System Tools.
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    computer running slow

    I'm really a novice at this and not so sure what I fixed. HiJack this log follows: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 7:23:14 AM, on 1/29/2007 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.5730.0011) Running processes...
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    computer running slow

    I guess I really screwed up the fix you guys gave me. Available Physicak memory is now at 40.8. Maybe I never understood the answer to my question :-( roger
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    computer running slow

    I have a an older model Dell 8100 series computer. The physical memory is 256mb but only 58.95 mb is available. I suspect that I have too many programs starting up and running. Before I retired I had access to a computer support office in my company to fix stuff like this so I never learned...
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    bogus internet infection warnings

    that fixed it :-) thanks again and Happy New Year from Lake Sinclair in Georgia roger hobbs jr
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    bogus internet infection warnings

    While playing on-line games my grandson got a pop-up that warned him of a virus and offered free removal software. He took the bait and now my computer has constant pop-ups with doomsday warnings. I attempted to remove but am obviously not smart enough. Please review the attached hijackthis...
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    WexTech Answer Works

    Anyone ever heard of WexTech Answer Works? What value is it? rahjr2
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    Solved: I forgot how to fix "about blank"

    done can't believe the scan found more crap :-( FYI -- when i hit spell check prior to posting this reply, about blank appeared for a second. Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 6:46:36 AM, on 12/30/2005 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00...
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    Solved: I forgot how to fix "about blank"

    the following didn't work as you prescribed: I ran hijackthis and deleted all except BHO: Class...\appui32.dll it wasn't there. BHO:Class....\mfcu32.dll was i left it alone???? when you said "run cleanup" i assume you ment "disk cleanup" from accesories/system tools??? i have no...
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    Solved: I forgot how to fix "about blank"

    guess i did something wrong...none ofthe tools i downloaded per you directiond appeared on my desktop in safe mode
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    Solved: I forgot how to fix "about blank"

    HJT log follows: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 12:57:19 PM, on 12/29/2005 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe...
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    Solved: I forgot how to fix "about blank"

    I had this thing a year or so ago and some how I have got it again. Since then I forgot how to fix it. MS anti spyware is constantly blocking "sdkak32" Anyone remember?
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    can't identify an "unsupported decvice"

    I really hate to show my ignorance, but, I don't know how to manipulate the bios setup.
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    can't identify an "unsupported decvice"

    my computer came from DELL with ME. OS was upgraded to XP Pro and several hardware upgrades were added in time. result was pretty sloppy. the unsupported device appeared after a complete clean reformat with XP Pro. the computer runs great now...this unsupported device being the only question...
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