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Odd behavior when making new folders. Could it be malware?


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#1 Ghostbusters2

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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:09 AM

I've had Windows 7 installed for many years but lately something odd has started happening...

 

If I make a new folder, about 1 second later the folder jumps into alphabetical position and is renamed to "New Folder" even if I had already started typing a new name.

 

I just wanted to quickly ask if anyone thinks it could possibly be a symptom of malware?

 

I don't think I've installed any new software lately that could be causing this, and everything else seems fine.

 


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