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Sudden performance drop recently

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#1 corax57


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Posted 20 January 2009 - 08:48 AM

Hi Folks,
New to this please bare with me. A few weeks ago I noticed a drop in performance of maybe 20%. I've run anti-virus, ad-ware etc and no luck on finding the problem. Hope this may solve it. Thanks for you help.

DDS (Ver_09-01-18.01) - NTFSx86
Run by User at 8:32:49.52 on Tue 01/20/2009
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.5512 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_04
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.640.356 [GMT -5:00]

AV: Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition *On-access scanning enabled* (Outdated)

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic\sched.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic\avguard.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Common\ViewpointService.exe
C:\Program Files\Elaborate Bytes\VirtualCloneDrive\VCDDaemon.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic\avgnt.exe
C:\Program Files\System Explorer\SystemExplorer.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Free Download Manager\fdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\User\Desktop\Downloads\dds.scr

============== Pseudo HJT Report ===============

uSearch Page = hxxp://www.google.com
uSearch Bar = hxxp://www.google.com/ie
uDefault_Search_URL = hxxp://www.google.com/ie
uSearchAssistant = hxxp://www.google.com/ie
uSearchURL,(Default) = hxxp://www.google.com/search?q=%s
uURLSearchHooks: AOLSearchHook Class: {54eb34ea-e6be-4cfd-9f4f-c4a0c2eafa22} - c:\program files\aim search\AOLSearch.dll
uURLSearchHooks: Yahoo! Toolbar: {ef99bd32-c1fb-11d2-892f-0090271d4f88} - c:\progra~1\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
mWinlogon: SFCDisable=-99 (0xffffff9d)
BHO: &Yahoo! Toolbar Helper: {02478d38-c3f9-4efb-9b51-7695eca05670} - c:\progra~1\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
BHO: NoExplorer - No File
BHO: {3CA2F312-6F6E-4B53-A66E-4E65E497C8C0} - No File
BHO: Spybot-S&D IE Protection: {53707962-6f74-2d53-2644-206d7942484f} - c:\progra~1\spybot~1\SDHelper.dll
BHO: AOLSearchHook Class: {54eb34ea-e6be-4cfd-9f4f-c4a0c2eafa22} - c:\program files\aim search\AOLSearch.dll
BHO: SSVHelper Class: {761497bb-d6f0-462c-b6eb-d4daf1d92d43} - c:\program files\java\jre1.6.0_04\bin\ssv.dll
BHO: FDMIECookiesBHO Class: {cc59e0f9-7e43-44fa-9faa-8377850bf205} - c:\program files\free download manager\iefdm2.dll
TB: Yahoo! Toolbar: {ef99bd32-c1fb-11d2-892f-0090271d4f88} - c:\progra~1\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
uRun: [SystemExplorer] "c:\program files\system explorer\SystemExplorer.exe" /TRAY
mRun: [VirtualCloneDrive] "c:\program files\elaborate bytes\virtualclonedrive\VCDDaemon.exe" /s
mRun: [avgnt] "c:\program files\avira\antivir personaledition classic\avgnt.exe" /min
mRun: [MSConfig] c:\windows\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\MSConfig.exe /auto
dRunOnce: [RunNarrator] Narrator.exe
uPolicies-explorer: NoWindowsUpdate = 1 (0x1)
uPolicies-explorer: NoSMMyPictures = 0 (0x0)
uPolicies-explorer: NoStartMenuMyMusic = 0 (0x0)
uPolicies-explorer: NoRecentDocsNetHood = 0 (0x0)
uPolicies-explorer: NoInstrumentation = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-explorer: NoWindowsUpdate = 1 (0x1)
mPolicies-explorer: NoSMMyPictures = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-explorer: NoStartMenuMyMusic = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-explorer: NoRecentDocsNetHood = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-explorer: NoInstrumentation = 0 (0x0)
IE: Add to Google Photos Screensa&ver - c:\windows\system32\GPhotos.scr/200
IE: Download all with Free Download Manager - file://c:\program files\free download manager\dlall.htm
IE: Download selected with Free Download Manager - file://c:\program files\free download manager\dlselected.htm
IE: Download video with Free Download Manager - file://c:\program files\free download manager\dlfvideo.htm
IE: Download with Free Download Manager - file://c:\program files\free download manager\dllink.htm
IE: {e2e2dd38-d088-4134-82b7-f2ba38496583} - %windir%\Network Diagnostic\xpnetdiag.exe
IE: {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - c:\program files\messenger\msmsgs.exe
IE: {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - {CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0004-ABCDEFFEDCBC} - c:\program files\java\jre1.6.0_04\bin\ssv.dll
IE: {DFB852A3-47F8-48C4-A200-58CAB36FD2A2} - {53707962-6F74-2D53-2644-206D7942484F} - c:\progra~1\spybot~1\SDHelper.dll
Trusted Zone: musicmatch.com\online
TCP: {48C9554B-0F32-47A1-B431-9AF5750A7D96} =
Notify: !SASWinLogon - c:\program files\superantispyware\SASWINLO.dll
SEH: SABShellExecuteHook Class: {5ae067d3-9afb-48e0-853a-ebb7f4a000da} - c:\program files\superantispyware\SASSEH.DLL

================= FIREFOX ===================

FF - ProfilePath - c:\docume~1\user\applic~1\mozilla\firefox\profiles\5e1mhyow.default\
FF - prefs.js: browser.startup.homepage - hxxp://www.myspace.com/
FF - plugin: c:\program files\google\picasa3\npPicasa3.dll
FF - plugin: c:\program files\mozilla firefox\plugins\npViewpoint.dll
FF - plugin: c:\program files\viewpoint\viewpoint experience technology\npViewpoint.dll

============= SERVICES / DRIVERS ===============

R1 avgio;avgio;c:\program files\avira\antivir personaledition classic\avgio.sys [2008-11-29 11840]
R1 SASDIFSV;SASDIFSV;c:\program files\superantispyware\sasdifsv.sys [2008-9-3 8944]
R1 SASKUTIL;SASKUTIL;c:\program files\superantispyware\SASKUTIL.SYS [2008-9-3 55024]
R3 avgntflt;avgntflt;c:\program files\avira\antivir personaledition classic\avgntflt.sys [2008-11-29 49472]
R4 AntiVirScheduler;Avira AntiVir Personal Free Antivirus Scheduler;c:\program files\avira\antivir personaledition classic\sched.exe [2008-11-29 68865]
R4 AntiVirService;Avira AntiVir Personal Free Antivirus Guard;c:\program files\avira\antivir personaledition classic\avguard.exe [2008-11-29 147201]
R4 Viewpoint Manager Service;Viewpoint Manager Service;c:\program files\viewpoint\common\ViewpointService.exe [2008-11-18 24652]
S3 s3m;s3m;c:\windows\system32\drivers\s3m.sys [2007-11-24 166720]
S3 SASENUM;SASENUM;c:\program files\superantispyware\SASENUM.SYS [2008-9-3 7408]

=============== Created Last 30 ================

2009-01-19 22:21 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\Trend Micro
2009-01-17 09:59 <DIR> -cd----- c:\docume~1\alluse~1\applic~1\SUPERAntiSpyware.com
2009-01-17 09:59 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\SUPERAntiSpyware
2009-01-17 09:59 <DIR> -cd----- c:\docume~1\user\applic~1\SUPERAntiSpyware.com
2009-01-17 09:59 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\common files\Wise Installation Wizard
2009-01-13 10:55 <DIR> --d----- c:\windows\$regcmp$
2009-01-13 10:37 <DIR> -cd----- c:\docume~1\alluse~1\applic~1\DivoGames
2009-01-13 09:53 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\GameTop.com
2008-12-28 05:42 <DIR> -cd----- c:\docume~1\user\applic~1\pokerth
2008-12-28 05:42 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\Poker
2008-12-26 15:08 10 -----r-- c:\windows\PhotoMontage.SN
2008-12-26 15:07 10 -----r-- c:\windows\PhotoFantasy.SN
2008-12-26 15:04 314,792 a------- c:\windows\system32\drivers\gt891x1.sys
2008-12-26 15:04 159,432 a------- c:\windows\system32\drivers\GT891xD.sys
2008-12-26 15:04 135,168 a------- c:\windows\system32\Fashusd.dll
2008-12-26 15:04 32,768 a------- c:\windows\system32\infcpy.dll
2008-12-26 15:04 32,768 a------- c:\windows\system32\gtcodec.dll
2008-12-26 15:04 18,088 a------- c:\windows\system32\drivers\gt890x.sys
2008-12-26 15:04 598 a------- c:\windows\FashionCam01.ini
2008-12-26 15:04 25 a------- c:\windows\AVIMaker.INI
2008-12-26 15:04 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\common files\ViviCam30
2008-12-26 15:04 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\ViviCam 30 and 40 and 50
2008-12-26 15:00 575 a------- c:\windows\videoimp.ini
2008-12-26 15:00 38,160 a------- c:\windows\system32\LMRTREND.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 140,800 a------- c:\windows\system32\tm20dec.ax
2008-12-26 15:00 182,032 a------- c:\windows\system32\dxtmsft3.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 63,488 a------- c:\windows\system32\unam4ie.exe
2008-12-26 15:00 11,776 a------- c:\windows\system32\mciqtz.drv
2008-12-26 15:00 10,240 a------- c:\windows\system32\vidx16.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 5,672 a------- c:\windows\system32\quartz.vxd
2008-12-26 15:00 194,320 a------- c:\windows\system32\qcut.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 4,608 a------- c:\windows\system32\w95inf32.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 2,272 a------- c:\windows\system32\w95inf16.dll
2008-12-26 15:00 21 a------- c:\windows\VI_setup.ini
2008-12-26 14:59 494 a------- c:\windows\PhotoMontage.ini
2008-12-26 14:59 21 a------- c:\windows\PM_setup.ini
2008-12-26 14:58 21 a------- c:\windows\PI_setup.ini
2008-12-26 14:57 44 a------- c:\windows\PhotoFantasy.ini
2008-12-26 14:57 212,480 a------- c:\windows\pcdlib32.dll
2008-12-25 19:42 <DIR> -cd----- c:\docume~1\alluse~1\applic~1\SystemExplorer
2008-12-25 19:42 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\System Explorer
2008-12-25 02:08 <DIR> --d----- c:\program files\JkDefrag

==================== Find3M ====================

2009-01-19 00:31 4,900 a------- c:\windows\system32\d3d9caps.dat
2009-01-13 10:44 2,936 a------- c:\windows\system32\d3d8caps.dat
2008-12-12 16:47 3,751,995 a------- c:\windows\system32\GPhotos.scr
2008-02-28 11:17 40 ac------ c:\documents and settings\user\language.dat

============= FINISH: 8:35:00.49 ===============

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Posted 31 January 2009 - 12:15 AM

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