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Hello all,

I did something stupid, I opened an email from someone I didn't know and clicked on the link. Now whenever I go online the router is continually flashing the Internet LED and my hard drive (SSD) is continuously reading / writing...

Any thoughts on how to check our and/or fix this?

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Tim
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What are your specs? What version of OSX you running and what Mac? More info might help us help you.
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And I'd reboot the machine before you do a bunch of troubleshooting also.

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