When I press Ctrl-Esc I get the same display I get when I press the Windows key. I will try your mouse setting suggestion, thank- you for responding! Virus??? That should help. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/197255/flashing-hour-glass/
TechSpot is a registered trademark. I also downloaded the great Spybot app. I did what you said I right clicked the Spybot icon and clicked on ' run as admin '..from there is once again spotted couponbar,,I clicked on 'fix selected' and this Due to how these small motors work, I prefer the on by demand setting.About the hourglass.
Here are the log files: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 3:18:09 PM, on 10/25/2005 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe I noticed it was only when I was using Firefox, and then only when using GMail. Login now. Cursor Hourglass Blinking Windows 10 The result?
EXPLANATION: I have a U3-enabled USB Flash drive plugged into my computer. Why Is The Hourglass Always Next To My Cursor Hockeyboy08 View Public Profile Send a private message to Hockeyboy08 Find all posts by Hockeyboy08 #2 09-22-2007, 12:19 PM Ant Offline Member Join Date: Apr 2004 Location: Bangkok, problem solved. :)One more thing : When setting up Google Talk by clicking on the security warning at the top of your GMail page after logging in to GMail, when it Microsoft didn't make it easy for us by using the same term "administrator" for 2 different things.
However, when I rebooted into Windows again I noticed that the Hour Glass symbol keeps flashing. Windows 7 Hourglass Won't Go Away Mark why won't my laptop work?Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not send However, the hourglass beside my cursor flashes about twice per second and my CPU usage spikes with these flashes. We do have Kaspersky Anti-virus 2013 installed as well.I have not installed or downloaded anything recently either.
There WAS some recent downloading with that about 2 weeks ago..this issue with the hourglass began more than a week later,,could it still be a part of the problem? trying to run the AutoPlay because it detects a drive plugged in, but it is password-protected, so it can't. Blinking Hourglass Windows 10 ekim68 replied Feb 9, 2017 at 10:30 PM Guyzer's Stuff poochee replied Feb 9, 2017 at 10:27 PM News from the web #3 poochee replied Feb 9, 2017 at 10:23 PM Windows 7 Hourglass Keeps Appearing Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Computer problem?
Mark why won't my laptop work?Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not send http://casualobserver.net/windows-10/flashing-screen-on-win-10.html Even the actual admin has to run the program in elevated mode ("run as administrator" in the right click menu). It could be that the mouse pointer with hour glass is simply set as your default mouse pointer. Select "Perform action on all infections", then proceed. Computer Hourglass Keeps Running
by Kees_B Forum moderator / December 21, 2012 12:39 AM PST In reply to: Hi all an- update That's a common misunderstanding. Sounds like you said recovery was the only way to truly know if it's fixed. I looked up my processes in Task Manager and the problem is the Shell Hardware Detection service (ShellHWDetection) running under svchost.exe. his comment is here EXPLANATION: I have a U3-enabled USB Flash drive plugged into my computer.
Processes running System: 60,404 K avgrsx.exe 47,680 K svchost.exe 27,140 K explorer.exe 24,000 K wmpnetwk.exe 17,896 sbamsvc.exe 17,042 K DAP.exe 14,132 K mediaServer.exe 11,736 K What does it show under the How To Remove Hourglass Cursor Really appreciate you staying with me on this issue. Running a program when logged in as a user with administrative capabilities is NOT the same as choosing 'run as administrator' from the right click properties of the program.
I still have the flashing hourglass! Now I'm restarting while trying to watch an "earthscraper" video on yahoo. Please download ewido security suite it is a free version of the program. http://casualobserver.net/windows-10/flashing-hourglass.html The laptop is A-OK now because of both of your advice here.
Do you think the hourglass continuing to flash is related to my malware problem or something else. All rights reserved. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Hourglass constantly pops up next to cursor This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.
Does the pointer change at all when you go over different items, e.g. Click OK. FIDELIS January 16, 2011 at 2:03 am Is this a run of the mill mouse? Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top semiretired Posts: 1214 This post has been reported.
All Rights Reserved. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Virus and Malware Removal Today's Posts "Working in Background" Blinking Hourglass Issue (svchost.exe related,possibly) Byhqarmstrong · 5 replies Jul 3, 2007 This issue started about Several functions may not work. The cursor for Normal Select should be an arrow, nothing more.
You said "truly know"The CPU usage is hovering around 30%In Task Manager, what processes are using all of the cycles in the CPUWhen I started helping you I wasn't aware you Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 garmanma garmanma Computer Masochist Staff Emeritus 27,809 posts OFFLINE Location:Cleveland, Ohio Local time:11:34 PM Posted It gets stuck and constantly tries to open it. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top #3 cap2587 cap2587 Topic Starter Members 524 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:34 PM Posted
Stupid me did not realize it was downloaded as well until I checked add/remove programs. try to see with another mouse Braqus August 23, 2011 at 11:41 pm or your mama is pregnant/ your car battery is dead/ etc. I looked up my processes in Task Manager and the problem is the Shell Hardware Detection service (ShellHWDetection) running under svchost.exe. No options.
I have Vista, I take it you'll get to the cursors in a similar way in Win7 ;) Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This Do follow all the instructions exactly. Getting the report does nothing. What do I do?