September 16, 2011 Reply Asgerregsa @ 8:18 am I followed all of the steps but "hl2.exe" (Team Fortress 2) still won't close. I wish people would date their submission on the net! How Did The Dred Scott Decision Contribute to the Civil War? Additionally, killing processes in Command Prompt provides much more control and the ability to end multiple processes at once.All of this is possible with the TaskKill command.
to no avail - Hard boot required. This file is part of Norton Internet Security. I have granted my user account (already an administrator) and the administrator account the "act as operating system" security policy assignment. October 27, 2010 Reply Steve Crye @ 10:24 am HI; Thought I would try to help a bit, cut through some of the acrimony in this interesting thread. other
If you want true Microsoft support, have credit card in hand and try some of the numbers available through the links in these articles: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/319726 http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/help/contact-support SC Tom -There's no such i hit the X on the program…..then pull up task manager and the process of nero "or another program" is still there…..and this pskill this works for the programs that are is it really that hard to FORCE CLOSE a stubborn software ? If so, get your space back with an adjustable dual monitor mounting stand and declutter your desk with out throwing anything out!
its not a virus. But it does what it says it does, virus risks and all. –bwerks Jun 20 '14 at 2:49 1 This program worked ok for us. Further information can be found in the [[Troubleshoot Firefox issues caused by malware]] article. Taskkill Multiple Processes October 11, 2011 Reply Liam @ 2:56 am Didn't work.
can virus's - spyware cause other programs like nero to not be able to close out? Process Could Not Be Terminated Access Denied A free third-party app would be fine, although I'd prefer to be able to do this on machines I sit down at for the first time. Look at the PID next to each instance of Firefox if you only want to close one Firefox process. Curtis Parfitt-Ford 33 solutions 363 answers Posted 10/30/13, 12:31 AM Hello, Certain Firefox problems can be solved by performing a Clean reinstall.
Really? Taskkill /im People wake up!!! In 20 years of using unix/linux variants, including Mac OS, I have never come across a situation where I have not been able to kill -9 aprocess. Now you losers go inflate your wife and go to sleep!!!
And based on my other findings, I think I'd find the problem occur in every step of items being enabled/disabled. useful reference Reply Watching The Net @ 6:22 pm @Robyn, I have a feeling your computer skills are no better than your people skills which is why no one really wants to help The Process With Pid Could Not Be Terminated Have a look at this blog-entry from wayback when: http://blogs.technet.com/markrussinovich/archive/2005/08/17/unkillable-processes.aspx Unix based systems like Linux also have that problem where processes could survive a kill -9 if they are in what's Cmd List Processes Reply Robyn @ 2:03 pm Ok well that was USELESS.
pskill then ate up all leftover CPU cycles (system slowed down to a crawl) and RAM usage of pskill climbed and climbed up to about 3 (!!!) fuckin gigabytes.. I am trying to close the Chrome Browser (which has crashed). You can help too - find out how. Is it OK to continue disconnecting and force them closed? (Y/N) [N]: y and it does not continue. Taskkill Windows 7
Reply Marc @ 11:27 am >> I am trying to Force Close chrome browser which has crashed and hanging
Just when you thought people couldn't get any dumber with their computing habits, a whole flock of people reading an article prove me wrong. This was just a suggestion, not a promise, wasn't it? However, Windows is supposed to be able to terminate stalled processes instead of trusting them to end themselves nicely. Cmd Stop Command Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?
If people give advise it should be good advise. This done as following… 1. see more linked questions… Related 870How can I develop for iPhone using a Windows development machine?753How can you find out which process is listening on a port on Windows?39Knowing which java.exe Firefox may also freeze occasionally and refuse to close.
menelfloss Posted 9/5/11, 11:40 AM Question owner Thanks for the reply Mha. I still double click on the icon and nothing happens other than the process showing up in the task manager. When this situation happens on the windows machines the only way to get rid of the process I know of so far is to reboot the machine, which of course is Personally, I'd start looking at the process and especially any third party drivers.
a OS that can't fuckin kill dead/locked up programs AT ALL unless you reboot. I doubt it's an actual permission issue, as indicated by the output from taskkill.exe. Hold down the Windows Key and press R. success message, but actually it did nothing.
windows 7 is more unstable. I do not have any malware problems. I had the same issue, Fire Fox would hang, could not open it, only open one window, not able to open two windows, etc. OK.
If it where some "windows Issue" then I and many others here would have seen by now and I have not, and judging by the lack of "me too" posting here There is hardly any other software apart from MS Office 2010 on this machine. Restart your computer to see if the problem goes away or try the following options. just regular Chrome.
If that doesn't solve the problem, restart your computer or try the following options. What version of Flash Player are you running? The OS should be able to stop any process at the request of the user. My Win XP SP3 Task Manager does NOT have a PID column!
That's all. Renee"MODERN PROGRAMMING is deficient in elementary ways BECAUSE of problems INTRODUCED by MODERN PROGRAMMING." Me Thursday, February 14, 2013 6:54 AM 0 Sign in to vote I having same issue, see Some have been around since the early days of computing, some not quite that long.