Windows 10: Windows 10 possible virus? Solved

  1.    28 May 2016 #1

    Windows 10 possible virus?


    Hello about 30 minutes ago I downloaded some software for my wacom tablet but I think it was a virus because it randomly started downloading a bunch of programs like teamviewer, supremo and weather stuff. i think it was part of something called the mobilepcstarterkit and now my computer is in a very weird state. it has a black screen with the cursor forever loading (spinning) its telling me to activate windows 10 so there is no HUD or GUI taskbar or anything

    plz help i can access internet and files and use things normally but there is no taskbar or windows interface. i can also use cmd. it looks like this, this is a screenshot i took.

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  2.    28 May 2016 #2

    If you enabled System Restore, you could try that first. Otherwise, mobilepcstarterkit is well known malware. Download and run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free, run scan and let it quarantine files and remove. Then reboot.
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  3.    28 May 2016 #3

    yes i am running malwarebytes right now..hopefully it will fix

    another thing i forgot to mention is that when i alt tab around it shows something called form1 that i also found out was some kidn of virus? could that be the problem?
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  4.    28 May 2016 #4

    Run Malwarebytes till it finds nothing then download and run ADWCleaner from Bleepingcomputer. It often finds stuff missed by MBAM.
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    Windows 10 Pro 64bit
       28 May 2016 #5

    Run Malwarebytes, Adwcleaner & Eset online scanner to see if they find anything. With malwarebytes make sure you go into settings & choose to scan for rootkits.
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