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Srange resource hog

by 1Chris / August 1, 2010 3:01 PM PDT

I started Superantispyware on a Windows 2000 machine and it seemed to be taking an excessively long time to load. I pulled up Task Manager and noticed cpu usage was at 100% and a process was using 120,000k. I went to get something to write it down and then it disappeared. I tried it again and saw f63e766d-b098-4 (a different string than before) was taking up 120,000 k again.
I can't seem to find any reference to this. Any clues?

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Now it's hogging 220,000k and climbing
by 1Chris / August 1, 2010 3:04 PM PDT
In reply to: Srange resource hog

Superantispyware finally came up, but it froze, and this f63...is using 220,000 k and climbing.

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Or there is malware on this machine.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 2, 2010 12:56 AM PDT
In reply to: Srange resource hog

When I see that I boot SAFE MODE and try again. Hint? F8

Also since it is in safe mode I give it lots of time to get it done.
Bob

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