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#1 ginormous

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Posted 16 July 2007 - 10:02 AM

"task mgr failed to initialize". Why would it do such a thing, and how can I fix it?

Also, when I tried to reboot, I got this message:

"This program is not responding. Card reader monitor 9360 4.5"

Edited by ginormous, 16 July 2007 - 10:07 AM.


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Posted 16 July 2007 - 03:38 PM

For starters, what program did you install before the error? Software for the card reader? If yes, try to get into safemode and remove it
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Posted 17 July 2007 - 06:45 PM

That's one of the weird parts; I wasn't installing a program, I was calling up the task mgr because the computer crashed on AOL 9.0.

In the midst of the shutdown phase, I got "the card reader error" message. After which I got "the program is not responding", so I just clicked "shut down".

Edited by ginormous, 17 July 2007 - 06:48 PM.


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Posted 18 July 2007 - 06:10 AM

The first step (IMO) is to check for malware that has evaded your current protection. Try one of these free, online scans:
http://safety.live.com
http://housecall.trendmicro.com

If the system is clean, then we'll have to start looking at other OS related causes.
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