How to Kill a Process when Task Manager is unable to Terminate

If you have been using a Windows system then you must have come across this situation some or the other time, that you have non-responsive process that needs to be terminated. Recently I had this program which wasn’t responding so I was required to terminate this process.

To terminate a process I opened the Task Manager but to my surprise I found that my Windows Task Manager was unable to terminate the process and showed this error message “Unable to terminate Process: the operation could not be completedContinue reading “How to Kill a Process when Task Manager is unable to Terminate”

System Explorer: Detailed Task Manager

Windows task manager is quite simple and don’t have much of the features so if you are looking for some task manager that can give you enough information of the processes running in the background then you should try this process explorer called System Explorer.

Though I have mentioned about the replacement task managers but this is bit detailed and also simple to use. Features of System Explorer are:

• Detailed informations about Tasks, Processes, Modules, Startups, IE Addons, Uninstallers, Windows, Services, Drivers, Connections and Opened Files.

• Easy check of suspicious files via VirusTotal or Jotti service.

• Easy search details about file/process via online databases. Continue reading “System Explorer: Detailed Task Manager”

Explore Images in Running Processes with ImageExplorer

Viewing the processes in the Task Manager is bit complicated and if we need to explore the processes for the images, icons or cursors then what should we do?

Here is a small tool that can easily explore the images, icons and cursors in the running processes called ImageExplorer. The setup is less than 100KB and the source code is written in Continue reading “Explore Images in Running Processes with ImageExplorer”

Free Task Manager Replacement Tools

In a virus infected system, it is a common sight that our Task Manager is disabled and thus we are not able to see the processes running in our system.

Well there are ways to solve the problem but in case you are not able to solve the problem then just use the Task Manager Replacement tools.

1. Process Explorer

This is a free and good task manager alternative that can serve you better than the task manager itself. Continue reading “Free Task Manager Replacement Tools”

Important Tools Required to Fix a Virus Infected Computer

Got a virus in your system? Or has that done some modifications in your PC? No problem you can easily repair your PC back to the original state.

The biggest enemy of the Windows is the Virus. There are so many of those and are increasing day by day, thus increasing the probability of infecting our system. That little thing does many changes in our system like disabling the Task Manager, Folder Options, cmd, Run and msconfig to name a few. But fixing these problems is not difficult any more.

Following is the list of the tools that can re-enable all the disabled things and can be considered as the alternatives if the original tools are disabled. Continue reading “Important Tools Required to Fix a Virus Infected Computer”