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#1 Shadowzee


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Posted 31 March 2013 - 09:15 PM

When I don't have a broswer selected, my default browser opens, and when the browser is selected, it keeps returning to its home page.
Its been occuring for several days now, and the only way I can stop it is by ending the processes explorer.exe
But it is still persistant after I did a fresh install and deleted everything off my C drive.
I've also unplugged my keyboard and reinstalled the drives, but that hasn't solved the problem either.
All I have found out is that it presses keycode 172.
Someone please save me from this madness!!

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 01 April 2013 - 10:12 AM

Seems to be a keyboard problem, I would go into Device Manager...uninstall the keyboard drivers...reboot the system and see if the situation goes away.


That failing, I'd try a different keyboard...possibly a stuck key.  The fact that it happens with a fresh install points to a hardware problem, IMO.


Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.


Checkmark the following checkboxes:

  List last 10 Event Viewer log

  List Installed Programs

  List Users, Partitions and Memory size.


Click Go and paste the content into your next post.


Also...please Publish a Snapshot using Speccy - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic323892.html/page__p__1797792#entry1797792 , taking care to post the link.  Do not copy/paste data from the report.



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