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Task Manager & msconfig HELP.....

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cozmo_d

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Dec 21, 2000
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Planet X
Hey I have never seen this problem & I dont know whats causing it.

OS=XPpro

When I try to run task manager or msconfig they pop open for about 2 seconds & then Imediataly Close....

I tryed over & over they just pop open & then close themselves as if I closed it.

Ive rebooted

made sure I was loged in as Admin...

But the problem still persists I dont even know where to begin

HELP !!!!!!
 

Antillian

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Nov 24, 2003
Location
Atlanta, GA
redduc900 may be right, i had a virus one time that would crash the task manager and my anti-virus software anytime either of them tried to initialize, was a real pain to get rid of.
 
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cozmo_d

cozmo_d

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Dec 21, 2000
Location
Planet X
Ok I found the problem it was this WORM...

Im not sure how I got it because my Internet travel is limited & very gaurded xp firewall and an Elec... Firewall

I think ICQ Droped it on me...

http://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/virusencyclo/default5.asp?VName=WORM_SDBOT.AY

The Trend Micro Free Virus scaner found it & Killed it

No more problem

I also checked all the registery locations that they suggest & system.ini

Its all Good Thx for the Help