Defrag registry and hard disk.3. Only in Windows XP. What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? Now try the scan.. his comment is here
What do I do? The shutoff problem, unfortunately, still exists -- though it is now intermittent, as opposed to the constant problem it was with Norton IS 2006. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I have had the same problem with my Toshiba Satellite shutting down as many others have posted. https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/122058-computer-shutting-down-during-virus-scan/
Will keep browsing the forums as I am new to Vista. I have an IBM Thinkpad T40, 2 years old, 1.5 GH, 1 gb of RAM, running Windows XP Pro with Service Pack 2. Matti Apr 18, 2004 #16 lisauk TS Rookie Same problem NOT A LATOP I have this same problem, it has happened over the last 2 days. Can MSE shutdown my PC once a scan is finished?This cannot be accomplished from the GUI.
Does your computer shutdown while your doing anything else ? francofiles: Try disabling the Norton Firewall first.. The problem does not seem to happen when I run the laptop with my linux REDHAT9 partition, but I'll have some more trials with it. Then Click on "Scan" button Wait until the Status box shows "Scan Finished" click on "delete" Wait until the Status box shows "Deleting Finished" Click on "Report" and Copy & Paste
If I don't it shuts down. Mar 20, 2004 #10 neil_ski TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 47 Shut downs The only thing I found so far was that the Ad-aware scanner seemed to allow me to do Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Login now.
How old is the computer and for how long have you had this problem. Now the fan runs on low and med from time to time, had to be the heat for my unit..... Since it shuts down without warning could it be a harware issue? I restarted the computer and tried the virus scan again, this time it still shut my system down!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Click here to fight backIf I have helped you fix your PC then please donate. can anyone assist....................... I have a Dell inspiron 2650 and Norton Anti-Virus 2003. It has been my experience that if you already have a virus on yoru computer you are probably not goin to be able to fully run the NAV 2003.
Nov 16, 2004 #23 pseudotechfeeb TS Rookie I have (had) EXACTLY the same problem with my Toshiba Satellite. http://codecreview.com/computer-turns/computer-turns-off-after-turning-it-on.html A message will come up asking if you want to check the disk on the next restart. If we don't change the direction we are going, We are likely to end up where we are headed. button to save the scan results to your Desktop.
Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Full scans cause power shutdown without warning a few minutes into the scan. I've never had any power supply or cooling problems before, and the technician who looked at the computer last week didn't mention any (though I have my suspicions that he didn't weblink Operating Systems ▼ Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows XP See More...
If you see a rootkit warning window, click OK.When the scan is finished, click the Save... It shuts off without warning when I try to do a virus scan. Have you checked your Windows settings for power saving?
But it never happens when I'm just surfing online. Click here to Register a free account now! I'll mark the thread Solved, but be aware you can also do this yourself in the future using the Thread Tools menu. For stress test try using Prime95.HiThanks, yes I'm having the fan checked out.
For what it's worth, the computer does not feel particularly warm. I halved my CPU temp. Report • #13 GMF September 4, 2013 at 06:19:49 Now that cruel-but then truth always is-too right about computer expertise, however son is a programer and the next time he is check over here Robin Last edited by francofiles; December 21st, 2005 at 11:15 PM.
I have tried AVG, Panda, Trend and Norton and all of them just shut my system down. Quick scans have always completed without any problems.Will try the stress test. Already have an account? I thought that was odd.
The Hound, Jun 5, 2007 #7 Wackster71 Thread Starter Joined: May 28, 2007 Messages: 12 okay, I decided to bite the bullet and buy vista. To check your hard disk, click on the Windows Start button.