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VERY Slow Startup and Hard Drive Constantly Reading


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#1 flagg9

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Posted 18 December 2009 - 10:32 AM

Hello, just like the topic states. Pretty new notebook with Vista 64 bit OS. Takes forever to load and the hard drive reads incessantly during this time. After it loads, will quiet for a time, then start reading again.

DDS and Root Repeal do not work with my OS.

Thank you for any and all help.

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Posted 18 December 2009 - 01:36 PM

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.

==>PLEASE DO NOT NOW POST LOGS<== unless a log is specifically requested.
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Posted 18 December 2009 - 01:59 PM

Install and scan with malware bytes and spybot search and destroy , if these don't open or don't find any issues come back to us


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