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IMPORTANT: Do not fix anything At the same time, we might spot malware or something else that could account for that downloading... Adobe flash and pdf, Windows Update, Google update, Kaspersky, Norton computer repair, Java they all want to be up-to-date and the more software tools you have installed the more will be The Tip Jar: Buy Leo a Latte! I also noticed that a file (procmon.chw) seems to have been created after I first ran the program and I haven't been able to open it yet. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-computer-is-constantly-downloading.958773/

I did the math and it's only doing 35mb per hour and I have a 5020mb limit per 24 hour period so I don't think I'm going to worry about it. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... See if any of those stops the downloading.

EDWARD CHEW replied on February 23, 2013: » Its occur mostly because of BITS(Background Intelligent Transfer Service)To stop this service: Go to Control Panel - Administrative Tools - Services - search When I plugged it back in this morning the problem seems to have dissappeared. After your pc is infected by virus or intruded by Trojan, the first thing comes into your mind is to remove it by an anti-virus software. Can i assume all those connection attempts are from virused users on this network? #12 erikiksaz, Nov 19, 2003 50 Platinum Member Joined: May 7, 2003 Messages: 2,717 Likes Received:

Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. No soliciting of any kind. Learn More. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f139/my-computer-keeps-downloading-something-nonstop-229427.html permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]AttackTribble 0 points1 point2 points 7 months ago(0 children)Try Malwarebytes too.

Help in the fight against cancer and other serious illnesses. 08-09-2009, 04:29 PM #7 koala Moderator Hardware Team Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: UK Posts: 26,226 OS: Is that normal behaviour for OA? TDSSserv Non-Plug & Play Driver Disable READ & RUN ME FIRST. If you cannot seem to login to an infected user account, try using a different user account (if you have one) in either normal or safe boot mode and running only

Highlight each service there, and below is a description of what that service doe. It downloads nonstop.. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... If I click on Help from the program, a window pops up that says "Unable to open help file" and when I try to open the included help file from Windows

Select the Startup tab. check over here sofast1, Dec 29, 2016, in forum: Networking Replies: 17 Views: 466 sofast1 Jan 14, 2017 at 1:43 PM Really bad ping spiking - only on new computer BobJimbo, Nov 23, 2016, Status: Answered & Closed. I keep getting errors.

Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Internet & Networking > Networking > Computer problem? Attached Files screen1.doc (408.5 KB, 3 views) My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Packard Bell TS OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit CPU i5-2410-m Memory 4gb Antivirus Norton In order to find out which one it is, you need to stop one service at a time until the bandwidth is cut down. his comment is here I thought it might be a virus of some sort, but according to my virus protection, the computer is clean. • In this excerpt from Answercast #43, I look at ways

I'd certainly worry about unknown traffic! Stay logged in Sign up now! install a program to monitor connection, i use netpersec, rather convenient graph in system tray to see if connection is working when it should/shoulnd't. #4 0roo0roo, Nov 19, 2003 Corporate

We already ran this : http://www.majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=4566 Thanks for any help.

WD My Passport and reformating Cheapest way to clean install... I am able to end the process, with that said using the task manager these processes are not visible or accessible so my only chance to stop it is to use Also, I've been running malware and my virus programs every day, afraid something bad is going on. Let me know if you think I should still try and find the source of the problem, if not I'll go ahead and mark this thread as solved.

I also never leave them on when they're not in use. Its constantly downloading at around 40kps and slowly eats away at my internet cap. Kestrel13!, Aug 30, 2009 #5 GCWesq MajorGeek Thanks, Kestrel. weblink a community for 8 yearsmessage the moderatorsMODERATORSdiscobreakinTrustedSynth3t1cTrustedg2g079Trusted-MikeeTrusted, Live Chat Founderrod156TrustedKumorigoeTrusted, Live Chat AOPFoxletFoxdesgenTrusted, Wiki TeamPM_ME_LOOSE_LIPSTrusted, Wiki Teamabout moderation team »discussions in /r/techsupport<>X27 · 5 comments Windows 10 Search feature shows ads instead of results20 · 13

You would see that in the bottom right next to the time. We'll use Process Explorer to try to identify which one. n64bking15, Oct 26, 2010 #1 Sponsor Couriant James Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 26, 2002 Messages: 31,600 do you have any programs installed like media streaming (itunes) or any file sharing When applications get updated (and when Windows gets updated), that's simply a download.

If you can then run SUPERAntiSpyware, Malwarebytes, ComboFix and MGtools on the infected account as requested in the instructions. Used to a forum where you get told off for not searching and starting new threads about stuff already covered sorry! « My Norton 360 won't allow seeders on uTorrent Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement n64bking15 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 2, 2010 Messages: 22 Hi guys, I have a PC that is constantly downloading from the internet. High Performance Workstation PC Safe Mode From Boot Menu Wont...

It was probably using that service instead of Media Center. I also ran McAfee and nothing was found either. But some programs do checks for updates once and awhile. My computer keeps downloading something nonstop This is a discussion on My computer keeps downloading something nonstop within the Security and Firewalls forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category.

Step 2: I would suggest you to perform clean boot and remove the program that is causing the issue. Then copy them to the problem PC. Categories | Full Archive By Date | Business Card | About Advertisements do not imply my endorsement of any product or service. I go to college and have a limited amount of information that I can upload or download within a 24 hour period and if I surpass that limit I get tickets

After completing the READ & RUN ME and attaching your logs, make sure that you tell us what problems still remain ( if any still do )!