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Slow Computer, Memory floods with unwanted Programs


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#1 hkb68

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Posted 23 October 2015 - 01:31 PM

Hello,

 

I´m running a Win7 64 Bit System on my laptop with 4 GB Memory and this Memory is fully all the time with Programs like:

 

 

conhost

presentationhost

taskhost

Notepad

cmd

msiexec

etc.

 

When I Close this apllications in Task Manager they will come again and fill the Memory in minutes.

 

I have downloaded and tried:

 

Malwarebytes

Trojan Remover

Junkware Removal Tool

 

all without success.

 

Could you please help me?

 

Many thanks in advance.

 

Best regards

Harald

 

 



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#2 nasdaq

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Posted 26 October 2015 - 08:15 AM

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.
I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.

If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.
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Please download AdwCleaner by Xplode onto your Desktop.
  • Close all open programs and internet browsers.
  • Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click the Scan button and wait for the process to complete.
  • Click the LogFile button and the report will open in Notepad.
IMPORTANT
  • If you click the Clean button all items listed in the report will be removed.
If you find some false positive items or programs that you wish to keep, Close the AdwCleaner windows.
  • Close all open programs and internet browsers.
  • Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click the Scan button and wait for the process to complete.
  • Check off the element(s) you wish to keep.
  • Click on the Clean button follow the prompts.
  • A log file will automatically open after the scan has finished.
  • Please post the content of that log file with your next answer.
  • You can find the log file at C:\AdwCleanerCx.txt (x is a number).
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Wait for further instructions.

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Posted 31 October 2015 - 09:19 AM

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