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fritz
12-08-2003, 01:19 PM
I keep on getting a message pop-up saying. "NT Authority\System" is shutting down your sytem, save all applications........................... It then counts down from 60 seconds and at 0 shuts down and restarts my computer, - what's going on, can anyone help please? My OS Windows XP Home.
Thanks

stu140103
12-08-2003, 01:24 PM
see if this post helps (http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/thread.jsp?forum=1&thread=38201)

fritz
13-08-2003, 09:36 PM
Thanks stu, yes it did help, made me realise, that I was hit by the W32.blaster.worm it's all fixed now after installing the Microsoft patch.
Cheers

PoWa
13-08-2003, 10:03 PM
Why on earth couldn't you have looked further down the page and seen Chilling's post phrased practically the same way and gleaned your answers from that???

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