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17-Apr-2012, 05:21 AM #1
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I had to download codec-v in order to watch an online movie. Does anyone know why? Is it possible to watch the movie without codec-v?
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17-Apr-2012, 11:37 AM #2
According to Google Search, Codec-V is malware. See this: http://www.removeonline.com/how-to-r...odec-v-trojan/

The video website you visited told you that you needed Codec-V to play the video, when in fact that was just to trick you into putting malware on your PC. I guess you're online protection software either isn't very good, out-of-date, or you don't have any such protection. You should post on the malware forum for instructions on how to remove it. Post here:
http://forums.techguy.org/54-virus-o...lware-removal/
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18-Apr-2012, 09:51 PM #3
Actually no need to post again, we can move the thread just like I did. In the future Pip22, ask the user to report the thread to be moved.
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