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#1 DANIEL joseph

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Posted 06 October 2007 - 07:25 AM

A jet black window with the title "C:\Windows\system32\DllHost.exe" keeps poping in miniature form (1/5 of my screen). I click on the background and the black window goes away. The 'start bar' can indicate that there are as many as 39 such windows open. Help!

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Posted 07 October 2007 - 06:26 AM

This can be either malware, a corruption of Windows, or a misbehaving program. What have you done recently to the system?

I'd start with these free, online scans:

http://safety.live.com
http://housecall.trendmicro.com

Let us know the results and we can move on from there.
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