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I opened a document from a business associate.


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#1 powertoaster

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Posted 30 December 2017 - 06:04 PM

I opened a word document form a business associate it prompted me to enable something, and I stupidly agreed and then just got a blank screen.

 

Closed and deleted the doc and email. Wish I had kept it to see what the virus was.

 

Since then I frequently get this message when trying to open programs but not always.

 

"The application was unable to start correctly (0xc00000e5). Click OK to close the application."

If I click close then launch it again it always starts.

 

I suspect something bad on my machine but my virus and malwarebytes scans come up clean.

 

Ideas.



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#2 boopme

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Posted 31 December 2017 - 12:40 PM

Hello, more likely a file corruption and not a malware now.
Repost in the corresponding
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Probably need to do a Clean Boot.
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