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#1 craignshell


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Posted 20 May 2008 - 01:40 PM

I have a computer that came with hdd partioned into 2. c: and d:
Both partitions are about 70 GB each.
One is labeld ACER c: and the Other Data d:
On the D drive I have just noticed a txt file called sensor.txt. This file is currently about 450MG and is growing by the minute. (about 1k per 30 seconds or so)
Can anyone tell me what this is.... Virus?
This computer is my main Point of sale maching. Reletively no web surfing is done on this computer.

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Posted 21 May 2008 - 02:35 PM

Have you opened the file to see if it's readable text?
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why won't my laptop work?

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Posted 21 May 2008 - 05:37 PM

What software is installed on the system? What's the make and model of the system (I assume it's an Acer from the C: drive name)
I've seen references to sensor.txt with SQL databases, and with sensor readings from some hardware monitoring programs. So it may take a bit of hunting to locate it.
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