Programme's won't close down from desktop

  technician 16:25 PM 10 Jan 12
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Hi, hope someone can help me. When I click on the minimise or exit button in the top right corner of a programme the programme freezes and stays on screen. If I open something after, like solitaire, I can pick it and move it round the screen and it wipes all the icons off the desktop and the previous programme. I'm running windows XP. Cheers

  chub_tor 17:08 PM 10 Jan 12

This answer in Techarena is the only one I could find for Windows XP and it suggests that you have a virus present that needs to be cleaned out. Have you run a virus and/or malware scan?

  technician 12:09 PM 13 Jan 12

Thanks for that chub_tor. I've downloaded pc tools programme and it found a couple of trojan's.

Cheers

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