Windows XP system reboots automatically

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i use window xp professional operating system my problem is that system reboot automatically when i view Window task manager dialog box in process option many svchost.exe file runing a massage shown on desktop that ''c:program file /quick heal /svchost.exe'' error massage appear plz suggest me

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I would suspect maybe malware running on the computer such as a rootkit. Try going to some of the reputable online malware scanning websites and scan your computer for viruses. You could also try to go back to a previous system restore point and see if the problem exists at that time.

<a href=”http://housecall.trendmicro.com/”>TrendMicro</a>
<a href=”http://www.kaspersky.com/virusscanner”>Kaspersky</a>
<a href=”http://security.symantec.com/sscv6/WelcomePage.asp”>Symantec</a>
<a href=”http://www.eset.com/onlinescan/”>ESet</a>

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  • carlosdl
    I agree. I'm almost sure the pc is infected by some kind of malware. "svchost.exe" is the name of a legitimate windows process, but the location of the executable should be <win_dir>/system32. Whenever you find this process running from a different location, it is not the legitimate windows process, but some kind of malware. I would recommend to download and install some good antivirus/antimalware program, update it to get the latest virus definitions, reboot the machine in safe mode without networking, and perform a full scan. P.S.: Using punctuation marks makes easier to understand text.
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