Tina January 17, 2011 at 3:36 am Let us know whether you were able to fix it Arlene! Next up were extensions which I disabled, but that too was not the cause of the blinking cursor.I then went to chrome://flags and reset all properties here, and also made sure 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 link at the bottom of the window once the settings have loaded.Scroll down to privacy and locate the Enable "Ok Google" to start a voice search preference here.Uncheck it. check over here
Apr 27, 2009 #6 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. This app is a power tool. cyclones, Oct 25, 2005 #5 D_Trojanator Malware Specialist Joined: May 13, 2005 Messages: 4,699 Sorry - fix these with HJT in the same way as you did before: O2 - BHO: Stupid me did not realize it was downloaded as well until I checked add/remove programs.
Click the System Restore tab. D_Trojanator, Oct 26, 2005 #8 cyclones Thread Starter Joined: Oct 25, 2005 Messages: 6 Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 4:32:16 AM, on 10/26/2005 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) Should i download Spybot?This is so annoying. Once I noticed that the cursor was displaying the hourglass every second, I started to close down programs one after the other to find out which was causing the issue.Turns out,
In that case it's "elevated". More hints Reply Dane Eric; Gross October 19, 2016 at 9:31 pm # Try switching to Firefox (solution already posted above by me!) ...:) ReplyLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.CommentYour NameYour Blinking Hourglass Windows 10 The Anti-Virus programs came up clear so I'm hoping that this mess is finally cleaned up. Windows 7 Hourglass Keeps Appearing Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top #9 cap2587 cap2587 Topic Starter Members 524 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:18 AM Posted
Tested it by going back to GMail and logging in and voila'! ... 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 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:11:18 AM Posted I performed some scans in safe mode (spyware Dr, Dr Web Cure it, Malwarebytes. Computer Hourglass Keeps Running
I sent it to the vault and removed it. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Is there any chance that this may not be related to spyware/malware. Staff Online Now etaf Moderator valis Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Home Forums Forums
Once you found the mouse settings, there should be an option to change what the mouse pointer looks like. How To Remove Hourglass Cursor If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
button.Click the "General and Startup" tab, and under Start-up Options, make sure "Start SUPERAntiSpyware when Windows starts" box is unchecked.Click the "Scanning Control" tab, and under Scanner Options, make sure the Thanks. Using the site is easy and fun. How To Get Rid Of The Hourglass On The Computer Arlene January 15, 2011 Facebook Twitter Pinterest MobileAppPage Stumbleupon Whatsapp Email There are no other applications running, I've done a virus scan, defraged, deleted cookies, restarted, everything I can think of!
I think you have a 'Working in the Background' cursor there. (and I'm crossing my fingers it's a simple as this to solve, otherwise there is something running all that time I am not telling you to do anything but get it's report. I uninstalled the add on, but nothing happened. Grif has a post at http://forums.cnet.com/7726-6132_102-5098912.html?tag=posts;msg5099421 with the free tools.My bet is one of those is calling home.
I want to use it and do nothing but get a log file.Go get HIJACKTHIS (it's over at http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/hijackthis/ )Armed with this you can research line by line to understand what May S&&D run on your next system start-up?"Ill do that right now to see what happens,,be right back. Dec 21, 2008 #4 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 thatonecoolkid said: ↑ I had this problem just recently. or there are devices that is connected to your computer.
or is this a mouse with extra buttons? Your cache administrator is webmaster. The hourglass goes away when I press on specific things, like my inbox, pics etc. Mouse over Accessories, then System Tools, and select System Restore.In the System Restore wizard, select the box next the text labeled "Create a restore point" and click the Next button.
Do you think the hourglass continuing to flash is related to my malware problem or something else. That should help. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.