How do I start diagnosing this? Malwarebytes says I’m clear and so does ms defender. But think there might be something using my cpu cycles for bitmining. Yet when I open up task manager whatever was the heavy hitter drops so fast I can’t catch what it is even though it may have been running my system hard and hot for an hour. To add to the weirdness as I was poking around, my computer will never go to sleep now. I have my monitor set to turn off after 10 minutes and it won’t do it. Same for hard dives and same for full sleep mode. I just hope it didn’t burn out my monitor.
I saw something called glassfire but it’s too pricey for me, and I really don’t what’s to contribute to website or some scammers bitcoin mining. I mean sheesh we can barely afford our electric bill as it is.