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Software or Hardware?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Veryfrustratedus, Dec 18, 2011.

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  1. Veryfrustratedus

    Veryfrustratedus Thread Starter

    Dec 6, 2009
    I have this post in Vista Forum; http://forums.techguy.org/general-security/1030968-not-sure-if-virus-something-2.html#post8189851
    I have not figured out what is going on & it is starting to look like my hardware is going bad. Yet I still think it is a software issue.
    The only thing I can add to that thread is that I have a lot of processes shut off because of the consuming of my CPU by whatever process, or handles, or threads are running that I am unable to detect, understand or see.
    Can someone please help me diagnopse the hardware onmy machine to eliminate it?
    Toshiba Sat. L305, X64, Dual CPU T3400, 4gig RAM, BIOS Insyde 2.20 12-9-09

    In Sys Info I also see this; \DEVICE\HarddiskVolume2
    I am thinking I should only have one "volume" on here as I installed this sytem from the boot disk I made when I bought it. Am I misunderstanding something?

    Oh yea I have been freezing up a lot lately and it froze after typing all that above when I clicked on submit. I had to force a shutdown and reboot. Here we go fingers crossed.

    It IE8 keeps logging me out.
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    Aug 1, 2003
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