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Computer shuts down

Postby Barnyard » Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:02 pm

My pc reboots and then restarts. as soon as i have my full screen up it reboots again. It just keeps repeating itself. I did start it in safe mode and was able to open my Mocrosoft office apps as well as run my virus program.
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Re: Computer shuts down

Postby Rudi » Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:39 pm

Bill:

Sounds like you have a boot sector virus. You need to be able to access a bootable anitvirus cdrom so it can scan your harddrive. BtDt more times than I care to remember. Very common problem for those who do a fair amount of surfing or click the wrong link.
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Re: Computer shuts down

Postby Barnyard » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:39 pm

Rudi, I was able to run my antivirus and it cleared out a about 80 tracking cookies and one trojan virus, but I can't think of that virus name at the moment. Still nothing.
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Re: Computer shuts down

Postby Rudi » Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:47 pm

The last one I had to deal with on my Vista machine was the RI or RL family of viruses. RIKill or RLKill was the fix. I just removed it from my desktop. Will look in the trash in the morning. I am on a different puter at the moment.
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