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#1 Thomask1231

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Posted 19 December 2016 - 05:23 PM

Dell Insprion N5110 - Window 7 Home 64 Bit - 

 

Randomly the screen goes black (like your going to get a prompt to run something)

When the screen returns its a smaller size then after a couple seconds it goes black and returns to normally size .

 

Steps I have tried

rkill (nothing returned)

rouguekiller  - a few pups nothing major

ADW Cleaner

Malwarebytes 

Combofix

TDSkiller

 

Tweaking Computer Repair Tool

 

sfc / scannow

chkdsk /f

 

Updated drivers from dell 

 

 

 



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Posted 19 December 2016 - 06:09 PM

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 taking care to post the link of the snapshot in your next post.

   Go to Piriform's website, and download the free version on the left.  Click Download from Piriform.com (the FileHippo link requires an extra click). Or if you want to use a portable version of Speccy (which doesn't require installation), click the builds page link and download the portable version. You will now be asked where you want to save the file. The best place to put it is the Desktop, as it will be easy to find later.

    After the file finishes downloading, you are ready to run Speccy. If you downloaded the installer, simply double-click on it and follow the prompts until installation is complete. If you downloaded the portable version, you will need to unzip it before use. Right-click the ZIP file and click Extract all. Click Next. Open up the extracted folder and double-click on Speccy.
 
     Once inside Speccy, it will look similar to this (with your computer's specifications, of course):
 
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     Now, at the top, click File > Publish Snapshot.

     Click Yes > then Copy to Clipboard

Now, once you are back in the forum topic you are posting in, click the ADD REPLY or REPLY TO THIS TOPIC button. Right-click in the empty space of the Reply box and click Paste. Then, click Add Reply below the Reply box.

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Posted 20 December 2016 - 12:55 PM

What were the results of the sfc /scannow?

 

Were any corrupt files found?

 

To copy the sfc /scannow log please download and run ListChkdskResult.

 
This will open Notepad with the results of the chkdsk scan.  Please copy and then paste this log in your topic.

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