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#1 sylwester

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 03:06 PM

the arrow or mouse placement indicator bounces around when typing in word; how to stop this



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Posted 17 January 2017 - 04:00 PM

When I had a similar problem, I found out my security and monitoring programs, working in the background, were a little too assertively set.  Also, I was using a keylogger detector back then, it was interfering with my typing, it exists no more.


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Posted 17 January 2017 - 04:38 PM

You mean...that Word is the only program...where this phenomenon occurs?

 

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 17 January 2017 - 10:29 PM

Norton won't let MiniToolBox download



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Posted 18 January 2017 - 07:05 AM

Norton won't let MiniToolBox download

You might have to add bleepingcomputer.com's download URL into your web site exclusion section.

Or, you might have to add that specific download item [and any other items you need] into your file exclusion section.

By exclusion - I mean that the Norton security scans will allow those items to pass into your computer.


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