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    Acer Aspire V5 running Windows 8.1 won't load past startup

    I have an Acer Aspire V5 that runs windows 8, with a I3 processor. My family has had it for a few years, but just a couple days ago, without us having installed any new programs, the startup processes became much slower, until today when it first took about 10 minutes to reach sign in and then...
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    cant create anything 'new'

    hi, recently I have been getting this problem where I can't create anything new on my desktop. every time I right-click on my desktop I can't do everything apart from creating anything new. when I hover my mouse over the tab 'new' my screen refreshed and sometimes even crashes. I have tried to...
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    Crash Locked Drive. Attempted Fix made it worse

    At this point I'm not certain the damage can be undone. Had multiple crashes through out the year with my drives being locked. Wasn't sure what kept causing it but believe its my antivirus. Been able to fix it last two times with minimum data lost. This time I can't seem to unlock the drive and...
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    Windows Explorer refreshes 5 secs after right clicking file

    Hello. I'm new to this forum so I hope this is under the right thread. I wasn't sure it fell more under Windows 10 or virus, but I do not know if I have a virus or not so I chose Windows 10. Anyways, whenever I right click on a file in Windows Explorer, Explorer refreshes within 5 seconds and...