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Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Read more Answer:Flashing Hourglass Welcome to the BleepingComputer Forums. Click here to join today! I don't feel comfortable making those decision of what to delete.Here is the HJT log and ewido log. navigate here

All rights reserved. BC Answer:flashing hourglass, why? If you have already posted this log at another forum or if you decide to seek help at another forum, please let us know. I'm looking for a solution.Thanks all Answer:Flashing Hourglass The fact it is flashing doesn't tell you specifically what is going on.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 12:02:22 AM, on 9/5/2006 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe Elapsed time 00:55:23 4:44 PM: Traces Found: 10 4:54 PM: Removal process initiated 4:54 PM: Quarantining All Traces: clkoptimizer 4:54 PM: Quarantining All Traces: maxifiles 4:54 PM: Quarantining All Traces: command Thanks in advance for any help. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4Scan saved at 2:13:26 PM, on 1/29/2012Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exeC:\windows\system\hpsysdrv.exeC:\HP\KBD\KBD.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXEC:\Program Files\Common

  • I'm running Windows XP Media Center Edition.Below is my HJT log.
  • An hourglass started flashing beside my cursor.
  • It just started in the last week or so..
  • thank god for the backup....anyway here are the reports...
  • After all this I still have the flashing pointer.As with other threads I have seen, here are my AVG and Hijackthis logs.AVG Log::mozilla.6:C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\n2g7s0pa.default\cookies.txt -> TrackingCookie.2o7 : Cleaned.C:\Documents and
  • Finally go to Control Panel > Internet Options.
  • The hourglass will flash next to the cursor like every two seconds even when I am just sitting on the desktop not doing anything.
  • I ran hijack this to see if anybody can spot something that might be running that I should eliminate.

Besides being annoying, it is also difficult to tell whether I should be waiting ---or how long---- when I do load a program and the flashing hourglass appears. Thanks for all suggestions! If you have not already downloaded Random's System Information Tool (RSIT), please download Random's System Information Tool (RSIT) by random/random which includes a HijackThis log and save it to your desktop. Means Windows is processing and working.

If that happens, just continue on with all the files. Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by Twister II, Dec 22, 2007. Hey all, please will someone help me! http://newwikipost.org/topic/Esp5J9UUHJfA3pGd4dY7d3rZzVWmL4fC/hard-drive-quot-full-quot-flashing-cursor-hourglass-Unknown-issue.html Read more 1 more replies Relevance 67.65% Question: Flashing Hourglass Just recently my computer started acting strange.

I have never had any error messages in Word since this began. Read more Answer:Flashing Hourglass 14 more replies Relevance 67.65% Question: Flashing Hourglass I get a flashing hourglass which flashes whether I am on the desktop or in a programI ran EWIDO its to do with my PC I do not know where to start Basically what happened was my "mcafee security center" ( anti virus software ran out ) so I un-installed I have notice slower speeds, an annoying flashing hourglass and I am not able to turn the firewall ON....I have read similar posts and have reinacted them but nothing has changed..I

Last thing I tried was turning my system off and disconnecting all cables including power and then restarting everything back up. I've got a host of other issues I'm trying to stay on top of and this one is the most visible. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Thanks so much.Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 8:21:55 PM, on 16/11/2009Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP3 (6.00.2900.5512)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\ArcSoft\Magic-i 3\uMgiSvr.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Norton Internet

THANKS!
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:57:18 PM, on 6/24/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\RTHDCPL.EXE
C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET NOD32 Antivirus\egui.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\UpdateService\issch.exe
C:\Program Files\DAEMON Tools\daemon.exe
C:\Program check over here This isn't a really big deal (although it is more annoying than it might seem) but I'm worried that it's a symptom of another problem.I run a Spybot, Ad-Aware, and a Double click on RSIT.exe to run RSIT. Answer:Ms Word 2003 - Flashing Hourglass First try using the Detect and Repair option in Officehttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/822238 4 more replies Relevance 66.01% Question: Reduced speed + flashing hourglass My computer is performing

Stay logged in Sign up now! Cheeseball81, Apr 26, 2006 #8 Mr.Lett Thread Starter Joined: Apr 24, 2006 Messages: 9 Things are looking better. Loading... his comment is here Please copy/paste the content of that report into your next reply.

Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Ran it, as well as Spysweeper in regular and safe mode. Performed clean install and still have problems, one of which is that the hourglass flashes about twice a second.DDS (Ver_09-02-01.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Salena at 11:12:55.18 on Wed 02/25/2009Internet Explorer:

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I have notice slower speeds, an annoying flashing hourglass and I am not able to turn the firewall ON....I have read similar posts and have reinacted them but nothing has changed..I Click here to join today! Why does it do this? See what is using up processing power there, and that should hopefully tell us what is the cause. 1 more replies Relevance 67.65% Question: Flashing Hourglass I am getting a flashing

Cheeseball81, Apr 27, 2006 #14 Mr.Lett Thread Starter Joined: Apr 24, 2006 Messages: 9 Yes everything seems to be fine now...no flashing cursor, thank god and you of course!! Read more Answer:Flashing Hourglass Download the trial version of Ewido Security Suite http://www.ewido.net/en/download/ (W2K/XP Only) Install ewido. During the installation, under "Additional Options" uncheck "Install background guard" and "Install scan via abhitrying replied Mar 3, 2017 at 6:05 AM Random reboots after reset hellot1M replied Mar 3, 2017 at 5:55 AM Loading... weblink Answer:flashing hourglass 8 more replies Relevance 67.65% Question: flashing hourglass Please help I have a flashing hour glass and a slow system...

Save it to your desktop.Please re-open HiJackThis and scan. if i recall, one of the os' uses an hourglass for the mouse pointer when the computer is busy 1 more replies Relevance 66.01% Question: Ms Word 2003 - Flashing Hourglass To show hidden files instructions (WinXP) Doubleclick My Computer | Tools | Folder Options | View tab Select Show Hidden Files and Folders Uncheck Hide extensions for known file types Uncheck ALSO, I am getting this error saying, " Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service." Even when nothing is running.

Also, I am unable to remove one program from my add/remove list; I tried to delete it once, it didn't work, and now everytime I try to get rid of it, Also post a new Hijack This log. I should also note that I cleaned 121 files w/ ewido last night. My Hijack This!

POSThanks. 2 more replies Relevance 66.01% Question: Flashing hourglass & Computer Lag (Virus?) Hello forums,*BEFORE* the "Read the forums first" speel, I did pre-read these forums, and have decided that my Put a check mark beside these entries and click "Fix Checked". I started it yesterday around 530pm and it has been running ever since..Is this normal? Thank you for your patience.Please see Preparation Guide for use before posting about your potential Malware problem.

You need to submit the required logs and information in the topmost "sticky" in this section so a gold/blue shield removal specialist can properly assist you.You also need to download and Toolbar Helper - {02478D38-C3F9-4EFB-9B51-7695ECA05670} - C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn\yt.dll O2 - BHO: Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper - {06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX\AcroIEHelper.dll O2 - BHO: McBrwHelper Class - {227B8AA8-DAF2-4892-BD1D-73F568BCB24E} - c:\program files\mcafee.com\mps\mcbrhlpr.dll O2 Twister II, Dec 24, 2007 #2 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Kind of general like "I am working".Should see it when, you've given a command like save or whatever.