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Do you know this process

by PETERRHUTCHINSON / November 20, 2006 4:22 AM PST

I have a process that runs on several of my computers that i can't identify. I use MS Windows Defender to see it and the icon displayed is a small dog (I think a scotty). I go out to delete the file, it's in C:\windows\temp and it comes back later with another name. Anyone have any idea's? The machines it runs on a very slow and I was think this might be the problem. Adaware, Trend Micro and MS Defender do not identify it. An help?

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You need to...
by Edward ODaniel / November 20, 2006 4:47 AM PST

be a whole lot more specific.

If you happen to have installed WinPatrol, it does have a scotty icon.

Try telling us the name of the process.

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Google is your friend
by jackson dougless / November 20, 2006 6:16 AM PST

Just type the name of the process into Google, or any other search engine you fancy, and you should be able to find all kinds of information on it. What it is, what it does, what program it's associated with, how to get rid of it if it's malware, etc.

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