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Make sure your anti-virus and anti-spyware scans are happening and above all up to date. It actually worked..................its been driving me nuts! Read more. Get downloadable ebooks for free! navigate here

It can also detect viruses in Windows drivers because Avast! Does anything in my HijackThis log suggest what might be doing this or anything else I should fix? Ran across your fix after opening about three pages of runaround and cannot believe how straight forward and easy your site is. Advertisement BlackAngusYoung Thread Starter Joined: Oct 16, 2007 Messages: 6 I can open Task Manager but it doesn't say "Task Manager" at the top or have the red X to close https://forums.techguy.org/threads/task-manager-wont-show-processes-or-menus.658537/

what can i do? Ask Leo! » Windows » Windows Configuration If Windows Task Manager doesn't have a menu or tabs, then it is probably running in what's called "Tiny Footprint" mode. Task Manager can be found or started in a couple different places in Windows. You solved almost all of my problems.

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Thank you. Read More ; maybe it’s a harmless tool that you don’t really need. Should you discover a process that appears to be malware, take immediate action. Responses to What to do when Windows Task Manager does not open ion July 10, 2011 at 12:46 pm # When the system is infected and can't use task manager I

You probably have too many programs and services trying to start up all at once. Follow the same path as above: C:\Windows\System32\taskmgr.exe. haha ^____^ berto May 24, 2008 1:24 AM lol! find this A popular way to combat this problem is to install an antivirus solution that sits in the...

Click here to join today! What happens if Ctrl+Alt+Del will not work? your article helped. Ali September 7, 2008 8:43 PM Thanks for the wonderful advice.

Make It Behave With These 2 Extensions Is Chrome Hogging All Your RAM? http://ask-leo.com/why_does_task_manager_suddenly_have_no_menu_or_tabs.html RESOLUTION To switch Task Manager to its typical display mode, double-click the top border of the window. You can click the Open Services link to use the Services application, which contains the advanced options you won’t find in the Task Manager. Her most recent interest is social media, and how it is changing everyone's life drastically.

This might give you a clue whether or not a cryptic process is legit or potential malware. http://placedroid.com/task-manager/task-manager-shows-106-processes.html Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

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You will think that this feature should be on the top of the form, not the side. chuck May 3, 2010 3:23 PM WHY IS THERE EVEN AN OPTION TO HIDE THE FILE MENU BAR?? This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. http://placedroid.com/task-manager/task-manager-processes-help.html mahen February 9, 2006 9:35 AM its says another program is currently using this file Anewrys March 10, 2006 1:05 AM I have the same problem mahen has its says another

one answer at a time. Wow, what a F'd up feature is that. What's the difference between a background process and a service?

You can actually see your system’s IP address without digging through the Control Panel.

Click Here to Join the Discussion Tweet Chris Hoffman is a technology writer and all-around computer geek. Jim Shue December 16, 2011 9:28 PM Wow.. at first a virus infected my task manager. Notenboom Ask Leo!

You can find them in the Task Manager and stop them then remove them. Your best in such a situation is to scan the system with antivirus software like Avast, Microsoft Security Essentials, AVG or one of the commercial solutions like Kaspersky, Symantec or BitDefender. As stated previously, malware can block this tried and true tactic, though it is reasonable to try this first.The easiest method for opening Windows Task Manager is to right-click the taskbar weblink Staff Online Now flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums

Your 'double-click' fix worked perfectly. It makes you wonder what else you shouldn't double-click on. What interesting things have you found via your Task Manager? When I did the "double click fix" I felt just a teeny weeny bit dumber..

Srinivas October 18, 2011 12:23 PM Thanks a lot for you guidance. UndeadTurning, Sep 4, 2016, in forum: Virus & Other Malware Removal Replies: 7 Views: 530 UndeadTurning Sep 4, 2016 New unable to edit registry,task manager grey out & install apps aszx,