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Restore Active Desktop on Shutdown

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by nicshow, Feb 4, 2005.

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  1. nicshow

    nicshow Thread Starter

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    I am having to restore my active desktop on shutdown nearly every time I shut down. My spybot, Adaware, AV, and all windows patches and updates are installed and maintained.

    Any ideas?
     
  2. eddie5659

    eddie5659 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    Hiya

    Lets have a look at a log, go to http://forum.aumha.org/downloads/hijackthis.zip , and download 'Hijack This!'.
    Unzip, doubleclick HijackThis.exe, and hit "Scan".

    When the scan is finished, the "Scan" button will change into a "Save Log" button.
    Press that, save the log somewhere, and please copy & paste its contents to the forum.

    It will possibly show other issues deserving our attention, but most of what it lists will be harmless or even required, so do NOT fix anything yet.
    Someone here will be happy to help you analyze the results.

    Regards

    eddie
     
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