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Posted 07 December 2014 - 12:37 PM

I think I've installed my OS about 6 times this week. Reverted back to restore points so many times I forgot. After installing my drivers, windows updates, I install my programs (yes disabled firewall/av when I had to) but sometimes after installing and then restarting my PC, it just slows way down. I was able to get all my programs installed and working just fine for a few days once. But then I decided to download vlc player and again it happened. This doesn't seem normal.


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Posted 07 December 2014 - 12:40 PM

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 
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  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 of the snapshot in your next post.
 
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Posted 07 December 2014 - 01:06 PM

Hi, Thanks for the help.

 

MiniToolBox by Farbar  Version: 30-11-2014
Ran by Rohit (administrator) on 07-12-2014 at 10:01:30
Running from "C:\Users\Rohit\Desktop"
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium  Service Pack 1 (X64)
Boot Mode: Normal
***************************************************************************

========================= Event log errors: ===============================

Application errors:
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Error: (12/07/2014 09:55:38 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:47:35 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:45:37 AM) (Source: System Restore) (User: )
Description: An unspecified error occurred during System Restore: (Removed Skype™ 6.22). Additional information: 0xc0000022.

Error: (12/07/2014 09:45:15 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:39:11 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:15:22 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:12:29 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:08:22 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 08:53:50 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 08:46:45 AM) (Source: WinMgmt) (User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003


System errors:
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Error: (12/07/2014 09:45:42 AM) (Source: DCOM) (User: )
Description: {F9717507-6651-4EDB-BFF7-AE615179BCCF}

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:51 AM) (Source: DCOM) (User: )
Description: 1084wuauserv{E60687F7-01A1-40AA-86AC-DB1CBF673334}

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:42 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:42 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:42 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:42 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:42 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:41 AM) (Source: Service Control Manager) (User: )
Description: The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error:
%%1068

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:41 AM) (Source: DCOM) (User: )
Description: 1084WSearch{9E175B6D-F52A-11D8-B9A5-505054503030}

Error: (12/07/2014 09:38:40 AM) (Source: DCOM) (User: )
Description: 1084WSearch{7D096C5F-AC08-4F1F-BEB7-5C22C517CE39}


Microsoft Office Sessions:
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Error: (12/07/2014 09:55:38 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:47:35 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:45:37 AM) (Source: System Restore)(User: )
Description: Removed Skype™ 6.220xc0000022

Error: (12/07/2014 09:45:15 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:39:11 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:15:22 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:12:29 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 09:08:22 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 08:53:50 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003

Error: (12/07/2014 08:46:45 AM) (Source: WinMgmt)(User: )
Description: //./root/CIMV2SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 990x80041003



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Percentage of memory in use: 32%
Total physical RAM: 7973.54 MB
Available physical RAM: 5352.92 MB
Total Pagefile: 15945.25 MB
Available Pagefile: 13200.49 MB
Total Virtual: 4095.88 MB
Available Virtual: 3984.63 MB

========================= Partitions: =====================================

1 Drive c: () (Fixed) (Total:219.73 GB) (Free:35.67 GB) NTFS
2 Drive d: (Data) (Fixed) (Total:478.8 GB) (Free:439.41 GB) NTFS

========================= Users: ========================================

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Posted 07 December 2014 - 03:22 PM

Make sure all the drivers you are installing are up to date and compatible with your system.

 

The "The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error: %%1068" error indicates the Network List service is failing due to the fact that the services it depends on are failing to start. Try running scf /scannow from the command prompt to make sure there aren't any issues with the associated system files.

 

You are down to less than 17 percent free space on the C: drive. Microsoft recommends no less than 15 percent for Windows 7, so while it shouldn't be an issue, you are getting close. Try moving whatever user data files you can to the D: drive.

 

You have 8 GB of RAM, but it's all in one RAM module. Try running a memory test on it, like Windows Memory Diagnostics or memtest86+, to make sure there aren't any issues with it. If you have another RAM module available, try swapping it out.



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 04:47 PM

Make sure all the drivers you are installing are up to date and compatible with your system.

 

The "The Network List Service service depends on the Network Location Awareness service which failed to start because of the following error: %%1068" error indicates the Network List service is failing due to the fact that the services it depends on are failing to start. Try running scf /scannow from the command prompt to make sure there aren't any issues with the associated system files.

 

You are down to less than 17 percent free space on the C: drive. Microsoft recommends no less than 15 percent for Windows 7, so while it shouldn't be an issue, you are getting close. Try moving whatever user data files you can to the D: drive.

 

You have 8 GB of RAM, but it's all in one RAM module. Try running a memory test on it, like Windows Memory Diagnostics or memtest86+, to make sure there aren't any issues with it. If you have another RAM module available, try swapping it out.

 

Drivers are up to date and compatible. This is where I got them.
http://www.samsung.com/us/support/owners/product/NP700Z5C-S01UB
Drop down Operating System: Windows 7 (32 bit, 64bit) and then also drop down menu: Windows 7 (64 bit) makes a total of 13 drivers installed.

 

Don't know if it matters but this is a new HDD I had installed in May.

 

I ran sfc/ scannow and it did make a repair, asked me to reboot to complete it and then run scf again, which I did. The second time running it it said "Beginning verfication phase of system scan." "Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations."

 

I have no idea what has happened lol. Am I all good now?... Should I try installing other programs now?

 

When I reinstalled my OS, it left a 78.8GB Windows.old file so that's what is taking up a lot, there was actually another one after I reisntalled it again, but I deleted it. But not more after that. I left it because I figured I had enough space. So now by your suggestion I've deleted that as well because moving it was taking too long and I'm getting impatient as I've been troubleshooting my pc for three days now. So I have plenty of space on my c drive now.

 

Ran windows memory diagnostic, ran fairly quick. Detected no problems it said.

 

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Posted 07 December 2014 - 04:56 PM

 


Ran windows memory diagnostic, ran fairly quick. Detected no problems it said.

 

 

Sounds like you ran the basic memory scan. Try running the extended scan just to be sure. Make sure your updates are installed, and maybe let the PC run for a day or two to see how it performs before you start reloading programs.

 

One question: Do you leave the PC running for days, or do you shut it down when you aren't using it? Running a computer for extensively long periods can eat up memory and cause the system to become sluggish.

 

How is it running now?



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:04 PM

svchost.exe      Process ID:  1304      User: SYSTEM      Domain: NT AUTHORITY      Path: C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe
Memory Usage: 270 MB       Peak Memory Usage: 975 MB
 

 You may want to investigate whatever is running above, peak memory usage is high, IMO.

 

How to determine what services are running under a SVCHOST.EXE process - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial129.html

 

Attribute name: Reported Uncorrectable Errors        Real value: 20,831     Current: 73     Worst: 1
Raw Value: 000000515F
Status: Good
 
Sorry but that would worry me, but I'm not knowledgeable enough to comment on that value.  One of the members with more knowledge/experience with hardware can better enlighten you.
 
Info , moved to Internal Hardware forum.
 
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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:17 PM

The real value is almost meaningless, as the number varies based on who makes the hard drive. The worst value bears watching -- this number decreases as the number of reported uncorrectable errors increases. The value usually begins at about 100 or 200, so that fact that it's down to 1 means the drive itself may be failing.



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:19 PM



 

Ran windows memory diagnostic, ran fairly quick. Detected no problems it said.
 

 
Sounds like you ran the basic memory scan. Try running the extended scan just to be sure. Make sure your updates are installed, and maybe let the PC run for a day or two to see how it performs before you start reloading programs.
 
One question: Do you leave the PC running for days, or do you shut it down when you aren't using it? Running a computer for extensively long periods can eat up memory and cause the system to become sluggish.
 
How is it running now?
Oh I think I ran a standard scan. Doing an extended scan now. Will update with new post. Typing this now with my phone.

Well currently the state of my PC is in is like this.
I reinstalled OS (2nd third time maybe?)
Drivers installed
All windows updates installed (checked twice, three times)
All programs I wanted (except steam was going to do that later) installed.
A day later decided I would like vlc player.
Sluggish after reboot.
System restored multiple times because some had failed. But I basically setlled on a system restore in between my program installs. Had to uninstall mbam tho bec its notification was off even tho it was on so that was acting weird. Didn't reinstall it cuz I know its gonna be slow afterwards as I've done this multiple times now.
So in the current state its running smoothly and everything is great but I would at least like mbam on it. So do you think I should do another reinstall of my OS and run it a few days without any programs? What about an AV and mbam at least tho? I'll stay away from unknown sites but still.

Yeah... Sometimes I do leave it running all day actually. Not on purpose exactly though. Sometimes im downloading something so I'll leave it be and forget to come back to it, sometimes until the next day. Also its a laptop so most of the time instead of shutting it down I just close it putting it to sleep.

Memory test is at 10% completion so far.

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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:29 PM

Let the memory scan finish running. Based on hamluis' observation, you should run the Western Digital hard drive diagnostic tool before installing any programs. I don't recommend another reinstall of the OS until you've determined what's happening with the hard drive.

 

The HDD diagnostic tool can be downloaded here: http://pcsupport.about.com/od/hardware-testing-software/fl/western-digital-data-lifeguard-diagnostic.htm

 

Run the Extended test.



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:33 PM

The real value is almost meaningless, as the number varies based on who makes the hard drive. The worst value bears watching -- this number decreases as the number of reported uncorrectable errors increases. The value usually begins at about 100 or 200, so that fact that it's down to 1 means the drive itself may be failing.


Wow. I just got it in May just fyi. WD Black because I wanted to avoid the hassle of another failed drive...

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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:40 PM

Was it new or used? If new, is it still under warrantee? SMART values aren't perfect, and the fact that you've reinstalled the OS numerous times may have skewed the values, but it can't hurt to run the HDD diagnostic.



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:48 PM

It was new. Bought it from Amazon. Just checked the amazon page for it

"Warranty: 5 year manufacturer limited warranty"

Sure I can try the HDD diagnostics after the memory one... still at 10% BTW. But how do I do that?

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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:54 PM

If the system is new, then the drive should be good. Click on the link in my previous post to download the test once the memory test is finished. If it does turn out the HDD is borked, at least you can get it replaced.

 

If the memory and drive tests come up clean, install the AV and let the system run for a day or two to see how it performs. If it isn't acting up, begin installing your applications.



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Posted 07 December 2014 - 05:59 PM

OK

Well I do have a AV. Don't have malware protection inatalled, but I have malware bytes premium. I could turn on windows defender?

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