Vista Taskbar and desktop are frozen on startup

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  1. Jsoobob

    Jsoobob New Member

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    When I start my computer I can do the things I normally do but about a minute later the taskbar, desktop and everything except the sidebar and any open applications will freeze. Can anyone help?
     
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin
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    Try booting into safe-mode (press F8 when booting) and then run a virus scan.
     
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    All right Safe mode works, thanks for the help
     
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    still getting the same problem and it seems that on my screen all the icons were moved onto my other monitor
     
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    Did you manage to run a scan?
     

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