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How To enable Windows Task Manager when disabled By a Virus

Even if we have anti-virus installed, we can still be infected by a custom viruses that are not recognized by our anti-virus. Sometimes after removing the virus completely from our system, we face new problems such as we can no longer bring up Windows Task Manager from CTRL+ALT+DEL. We get the error message saying “Task Manager has been disabled by your administrator”.

This post will help you to re-enable the Windows Task Manager as long as it cannot open normally. Just follow these steps.

Disabling Task Manager is one way viruses try to make it harder for us to deal with their infections. Before proceeding any further, you should run a complete and up-to-date anti-virus scan of your machine.
& Try to remove the virus else it will again disable your Task Manager.

Open Group Editor Policy by Clicking on Start, then click Run and type in gpedit.msc and press OK.

Once in the Group Policy Editor, expand in turn:
User Configuration
Administrative Templates
Ctrl+Alt+Del Options

On clicking Ctrl+Alt+Del You will have four option on right hand side.

Double click on Remove Task Manager to change its setting:
Click on Not Configured and then OK and Task Manager is available once again.


How To Change The Recently Typed URLs List In Internet Explorer

Their are several times when we want to change the history of the typed Url, but most of the people don’t know how to do it.
The Solution 4 it is:-
Open your registry editor
Go to Start –> Run –> regedit

Find the following key:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerTypedURLs

When you reach the key, you can see all your recently typed URLs in the right hand pane. You can double click any of them to edit them.

If you want to create a new item, right click the empty space in the right hand pane and select New –> String Value

If you want to delete an existing key, just right click it and select delete.

That’s It!!!

Customize Internet Explorer Title Bar and Remove Total It solution from It:-

Open Registry by going to Start then Run and Enter regedit.
Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main.
In right hand panel look for string “Window Title” and change its value to whatever custom text you want to see.
If you have some text like “Total It Solution” this means a virus has affected ur registry so delete the window title registry value. to remove “Total It Solution” from IE Title Bar..