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Strange, New Program Running on Your PC? How to Hunt It Down and Remove It

Author: Old Guy Geek  /  Categories: Windows 10, Windows 10 Tips & Tricks  / 

Every so often you might notice a new desktop icon or maybe just a square box opening for a few seconds and then closing. Maybe it's a new toolbar in your browsers. You know you didn't install something recently. Well, not on purpose.

Here's some places you should check that will tell you if something has been installed recently. Then you can use the standard uninstall steps or just find them through your file explorer and delete them.


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