Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


What is FosterParent?

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 cezovski


  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • Local time:02:45 AM

Posted 28 March 2009 - 08:48 PM

Every few hours my computer becomes slower and slower until it basically stops working. Whenever this happens, I restart it and first ccApp says it is shutting down and then FosterParent says it is shutting down. This only happens when the computer has frozen up. What is FosterParent???
I have searched for fosterparent, foster, parent, etc. in both the registry and on the system. Nothing. I have run AntiVirus, Registry Cleaners and Spyware removal programs on it. Nothing. Please help! I have Win 2000.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 garmanma


    Computer Masochist

  • Members
  • 27,809 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cleveland, Ohio
  • Local time:05:45 AM

Posted 30 March 2009 - 11:54 AM

Have you run your virus scanner? You might try some online scans

Be advised that some of these scanners will pickup things in "quarantine" from other anti-virus programs - so review the results carefully

http://www.kaspersky.com/virusscanner Scan Only - no removal

<links compiled on 02/14/2008>
Posted Image
why won't my laptop work?

Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time around
Do not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
Become a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users