View Full Version : Status Bar of Windows Apps Appears and Disappears

Mr. Slant
04-03-2009, 08:06 AM
My copy of Outlook's status bar appears and then disappears at apparent 1-second intervals
I closed Outlook. Excel's status bar does this now, too.

Is there a stuck key combo that would do that?
Some really uninspired malware?

Mr. Slant
04-03-2009, 08:08 AM
Okay. WINWORD is using 100% cpu on the one core, and my desktop icons are moving up and down by 3 pixels once per second.
Hmmm. Killed WINWORD. Now EXPLORER at 22% CPU, wasn't before. Killing EXPLORER. Whee!

04-03-2009, 02:31 PM
Similar problem, but nothing makes it go away: In IE 7, sometimes the Menu Bar appears, and sometimes it goes away. Sometimes it happens even as I go from page to page within a site. Why is this happening, and what can I do to make it stay?

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