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After I noticed that, I also noticed that windows kept wanting to update some things over and over. If you have bad sectors, it will fix the problem and buy you time until you can replace your hard drive. May 25, 2012 #4 ihatebluescreen TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 44 Thanks everyone. today's log.2. Source

I'm hoping once the issue with my virus can is cleared up the Windows update issue will be fixed as well. If you do indeed choose to do these recommendations, please come back here and let us know how things went! by msoucy / October 27, 2010 1:55 PM PDT In reply to: No, you don't need to use other antivirus program I have MalwareBytes and SuperAntiSpyware running on my PC. SHOW ME NOW © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/protect/forum/protect_scanning/security-essentials-freezes-during-full-scan/8c7f6a3e-2ef1-4c90-8935-cce83b7c34e6

Microsoft Security Essentials Stuck Scanning

Login as admin, or boot-up in Safe Mode, and try running the scan. Hi,May I ask if you have other program that is running in real-time e.g. If you don't feel like replacing your hard drive, I would then recommend you conduct a disk check, the point & click way of doing this would be.... 1. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

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Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Microsoft Security Essentials Keeps Freezing May 29, 2012 #12 Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,485 +966 Tmagic650 said: ↑ Just curious, is the copy of Windows genuine?Click to expand... I then did a full scan and it still stops on C:\Windows\System32\Com\mtsadmin.tlb. http://computerhaven.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=1096 If I attempt to run a full scan with Windows in normal mode it won't even start.

May 27, 2012 #7 ihatebluescreen TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 44 Tmagic650, I had initially posted this thread in another section of the forum and they told me to try ComboFix Kb3092627 And away we go! Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Is there any reason for an index to contain the primary key?

Microsoft Security Essentials Keeps Freezing

If it won't complete, that file you mentioned shouldn't be there. http://www.sevenforums.com/system-security/294300-windows-microsoft-security-freezes-when-perform-full-scan.html May 27, 2012 #9 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244 +234 Have you thought about re-installing Windows fresh after formatting the hard drive first? Microsoft Security Essentials Stuck Scanning Reboot the PC (normal mode).2. Microsoft Security Essentials Hangs During Update by msoucy / October 18, 2010 11:49 AM PDT In reply to: Glad to hear there's no WU issue this time.

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A pop out menu will appear, select ((properties)) should be an option located at the bottom of the list. 4. The full scan may halt using other antivirus program, if:1. Just look at it this way, "now you know", so in the future when someone says anything regarding activity lights, you will know what to look for. have a peek here Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.

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May 25, 2012 #3 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,715 +397 I think if Zen is correct, your HD activity light should be on the entire time it is hung