Win 8 problems

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by Pasta88, Jan 18, 2014.

  1. Pasta88

    Pasta88 MDL Addicted

    Jun 17, 2009
    While i am in a chat room on my DESKTOP, i go to type a new sentence and all of a sudden the apps window pops up or my COMPUTER (C: D:) pops up or the RUN command window opens up.

    Who knows what other will pop up. What could coz this. I installed fresh windows 8 on this PC 3 days ago.

  2. bassfisher6522

    bassfisher6522 MDL Novice

    Oct 27, 2012
    Question; what type of chat room is this? If your PC is not properly protected, those chat rooms have backdoors which will allow a hacker remote access. With the cmp prompt opning, is a good indicator of such activity. I suggest going into safe mode and running your AV and any malware/spyware software you have.
  3. Carlos Detweiller

    Carlos Detweiller MDL Spinning Tortoise

    Dec 21, 2012
    Looks like your WIN key got stuck, that can happen. So you are actually typing WIN+? commands. E gives you Explorer, R Run... etc. Just tap both WIN keys and it should rectify itself. Note that the other modifiers (CTRL, ALT, SHIFT can stick, too).
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