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Mouse Unusable And Weird Pop Up


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#1 Patojo007

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Posted 23 August 2008 - 02:45 PM

I've been noticing my computer getting a lot slower than usual lately. Then, an odd popup started showing up. Nothing appears on my screen when the popup comes, but instead, a little box appears in the lower right part of my screen (I forget what that's called..... toolbox perhaps...?). Then, last night, my mouse stopped working. I tried plugging in different mouses, and none of them worked. When I restart my computer, i can use my mouse for a couple of seconds, but then continues to be unusable. Im thinking maybe because whatever it is that's rendering my mouse unusable is still starting up. Anyone know what's going on and how to get rid of whatever I'm infected with?

Thanks in advance!!!!! =D

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Posted 23 August 2008 - 04:24 PM

Hello Patojo007,

I see that you have an HJT log posted here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/164944/mouse-unusable-and-full-screen-programs-get-interupted/ Because you have this log posted, you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a HJT Team member, nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show in the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the helper assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.

From this point on the HJT Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.

Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the HJT Team members are EXTREMELY busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.

If after 5 days you still have received no response, then post a link to your HJT log in the thread titled "Haven't Had A Reply In Five Days?".

To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic. Good luck with your log.

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