Solved: Multiple Explorer.exe Processes
I would try online scanners. Unchecky - to prevent from installing additional foistware, implemented in legitimate installations. Symptoms: Multiple explorer.exe processes being spawned some consuming lots of memory When I launch IE the history shows lots of sites/pages I've never visited. Wait patiently until the main console will appear, it may take a minute or two. http://blightysoftware.com/solved-multiple/solved-multiple-agent-exe-32-processes.html
Highlighted is time that you need to know. Please attach it to your reply. #2 TwinHeadedEagle, Apr 15, 2015 Shayan Ghazi likes this. If your antivirus detects them as malicious, please disable your antivirus and then continue. Failure to follow these guidelines will result with closing your topic and withdrawning any assistance. https://www.tenforums.com/general-support/48950-why-multiple-explorer-exe-processes-running.html
Open the taskbar, right clcik the the explorer.exe and END process. Also, check How do I get rid of malicious spyware, malware, viruses or rootkits from my PC? Please do not perform System Restore or any other restore. We have more than 34.000 registered members, and we'd love to have you as a member!
Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. right place to post ? Don’t open any unknown file types, or download programs from pop-ups that appear in your browser. I've seen this multiple explorer.exe before and even if you kill the processes, they still come back.
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Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? To remove the malicious programs that Malwarebytes Anti-malware has found, click on the "Remove Selected" button. Trojans can come in many different varieties, but generally they do the following on your PC: Download and install other malware, such as viruses or worms. have a peek here All ranging from about 5,000k to 25,000k) and when I manually end the processes they reappear within minutes.I also get the same internet explorer pop ups once about every 2-3 minutes.
When it has finished it will display a list of all the malware that the program found as shown in the image below. Before we start please read and note the following: At the top of your post, please click on the "Watch thread" button and make sure to check Watch this thread...and receive share|improve this answer answered Feb 24 '14 at 19:59 Canadian Luke 16.2k2478128 Running this over night.
Secondly, I'm not really familiar with what files are all right and just mistaken as bad, and which are truly bad, so I still have Malwarebytes opened after the scan, haven't
At least, it's not doing it right now...and it also got rid of a nasty bug I've been having since I bought the computer, that causes the first result I click We offer free malware removal assistance to our members in the Malware Removal Assistance forum. I have no idea when or why they get started. Check This Out Press Scan button and wait.
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The poster in that thread says he/she's not experiencing any real slowing while I most certainly am. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. If you are not sure which version applies to your system download both of them and try to run them. Internet Speed: 5Mbps Browser: Internet Explorer 11, Firefox and SeaMonkey Antivirus: AVG and/or Windows Defender Other Info: Also running Win7, Linux Mint and Mac OS X on various Desktops and Notebooks.
Thanks in advance. This setting should make each new explorer window open in a separate process, but doesn't seem to do that anymore. Edit: SpywareBlaster installed/updated/enabled.