Starteak..what is it ?

  buckeye 09:07 14 Aug 2008
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my son thinks he has picked up a virus...his cpu is running at 99%....the process 'starteak' is showing at 99% on task manager...is this a virus?..he has tried everything he knows to get rid of it ..no joy... he also has a sort of screensaver telling him to install anti virus software...which wont go away...are they connected ? any help would be appreciated

  crosstrainer 09:10 14 Aug 2008

Some Information here:


click here

  Technotiger 09:13 14 Aug 2008

click here

Or, Google search - starteak, you will no doubt see other suggestions.

  buckeye 09:21 14 Aug 2008

thanx guys..info passed to son...and, yes..he has a compaq computer

  crosstrainer 09:23 14 Aug 2008

If he can live without the extra keyboard features, I suggest he removes it, that seems to be what others have done.

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