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Alt Tab Freezes Computer

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by killerjt, Aug 5, 2007.

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  1. killerjt

    killerjt Thread Starter

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    whenever i press alt tab to go onto another program the computer freezes. i can unfreeze it by pressing ctrlaltdelete. i think sumone put a keylogger on my comp . wat shall i do ?
     
  2. theriddler

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    If you think you have a keylogger.



    Download 'Hijack This!
    http://www.trendsecure.com/portal/en-US/threat_analytics/hijackthis.php

    *Save HJTInstall.exe to your desktop.
    *Doubleclick on the HJTInstall.exe icon on your desktop.
    *By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis .
    *Click on Install.
    *It will create a HijackThis icon on the desktop.
    *Once installed, it will launch Hijackthis.
    *Click on the Do a system scan and save a logfile button. It will scan and the log *should open in notepad.
    *Click on "Edit > Select All" then click on "Edit > Copy" to copy the entire contents *of the log.
    *go to this thread and post the contents http://forums.techguy.org/54-malware-removal-hijackthis-logs/
    *DO NOT have Hijackthis fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required.


    I repeat do not try and fix anything until the malware experts have told you what to do !


    good luck :)


    ps. check the CPU usage on control alt delete, if its 100 % something is probally hogging it
     
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