Two Iconless, nameless programs 'waiting to close' on shutdown

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Mar 16, 2021
Hi there

For a while now I've been noticing this and I can't help but assume the worst, though its probably nothing. Im good enough with computers (build/upgrade them as a hobby) so I know maybe above average. However, I cant figure this one out. The 'waiting for applications to close' page almost always waits for two programs, both with the default icon badge and no name, to close before my PC shuts off. I am concerned that these could be some kind of malware/unwanted crypto mining software and was looking for advice. Bitdefender scans show nothing.

Thanks in advance


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Jul 22, 2016
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