Spyware, Lock-ups, and Slow Computers​

Are you experiencing pop-up ads or a slow Windows computer that seems to constantly locking up? Spyware is software that gathers information about you or takes some control over your Windows computer without your knowledge. If you run a Windows computer, we recommend that you check for spyware by running an anti-spyware program. Download.com offers a number of free programs that remove spyware.

You may also want to try the troubleshooting tips in the pdf documents below.

Lock-up Troubleshooting for Windows XP (pdf)

Lock-up Troubleshooting for Windows Vista / Windows 7 (pdf)

If your Windows computer is still having trouble, please contact the IT Service Center​ for assistance.

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