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At least now some full scans complete, still reboots occasionally. Wait for a couple of minutes. 9. Since it shuts down without warning could it be a harware issue? Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/578034 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? his comment is here

Click here to join today! scanning hidden autostart entries ... . Both ran completely and I don't think either one found anything! Usn Journal verification completed. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/487069/computer-shuts-down-during-av-scans/

Jan 21, 2004 #5 neil_ski TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 47 It shut down when I was trying to download a free anti virus program (a german one,forgot name). About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center They were working on my issue and getting the traces was the next step, it just never has rebooted while running a trace. richbuff 5.11.2013 14:24 Welcome.

virus definitions?" say "Yes". I did the latest update yesterday and the problem is not fixed! Only in Windows XP. Would it make sense to System Restore to before the first attempt at installing AVG 8 Free then un-install AVG 7.5 free before again downloading a fresh copy of AVG 8

I have tried serval removal tools for virus and I seem to get loads of pops all of a sudden. For stress test try using Prime95.HiThanks, yes I'm having the fan checked out. Any better after that? https://support.avg.com/answers?id=906b0000000D4EfAAK Anyone know?August 7, 2015 · Answer · Like0 · Follow0 Kishore(AVG Technologies)Hello Terry.

If you don't, do not go in saying go buy this program or get this FREE program. Volume label is IBM_PRELOAD. Thanks to all! My Point exactly RockdpmJul 19, 2012, 6:19 AM Quote: Sorry but, did you intend to quote me, or was that an accident?

Jan 22, 2004 #7 m11b28 TS Rookie I also own a Toshiba laptop (Satellite) and it is doing the exact same thing as yours. https://forum.kaspersky.com/lofiversion/index.php/t278145.html http://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/eek/ you run it off a memstick so no need to boot windows and risk spreading the infection...first turn off the pc properly at the wall for at least 30 seconds Several guys found huge dust quantities within their computer. I ran both a MBAM and AVG scan.

This is mainly what has me concerned. this content Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Turn off the cable/dsl modem. 4. I tried scanning in safe mode, but it shut down.

Please uninstall, even if just temporarily, for diagnostics sake, AVG PC TuneUp and Malwarebytes > reboot. Should I do anything else for that matter? Really, all you are doing is spouting fanboyism. weblink swifty_morganJul 19, 2012, 3:53 AM disabling system restore may not even help.

this way you know there is no residual current feeding the ram so any virus hiding there will not reappear when the pc restarts... Please copy (Edit->Select All, Edit->Copy) the contents of these files, one at a time, and post them back here. To get into safe mode, tap the F8 a split second before the Windows logo appears.

Since AVG/CA Internet Security cannot be effectively disabled before running ComboFix, the author recommends you to uninstall AVG/CA Internet Security first.

RockdpmJul 19, 2012, 10:24 AM I personally use Trend Micro. After last week I guess there was an update and now it doesn't anymore. with it in some cases. I'd just like to respectfully request that you give me some info as to what we're doing/finding or why I'm downloading whatever it is you have me download.

Do NOT delete it. It is not, nor ever has been, an antivirus program.Other then that, I agree.OP:Try the free ways first. 99.9% of the time, they work. If you are not entirely correct, you look like an ass, and if you are right, you still look like an ass. http://webstrategy360.com/avg-scan/avg-won-39-t-finish-scan.html Run various anti malware.

Click on this link to see a list of programs that should be disabled. Free space verification is complete. 51158488 KB total disk space. 25785464 KB in 91471 files. 35872 KB in 8510 indexes. 4 KB in bad sectors. 238192 The computer seems to run fine otherwise. and NORTON IS THE BEST ...and YES I have tried them all....All the best Brett mouse24Jul 19, 2012, 5:04 AM Brett928S2 said: Hi Jumping the gun ...maybe...OR knowing PRECISELY what I

My laptop is an ACER 1604, running with XP!! Quick scans have always completed without any problems.Will try the stress test. If Combofix asks you to install Recovery Console, please allow it. I put disk 2 in it would start to read and copy then Boom shuts off.

All rights reserved. Seems like mine would consistently reboot around 3-5%. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Failing hardware or screwed up software for example.

His experience is lengthy enough that it is probably in your interests to at least pay attention.Yes, a free solution might work, if it is some other bootable CD, but as