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    Steps to Check Win7 Pro

    Hello: I have a PC running Win7 Pro that's aproximately 7 months old. Over the weekend, we installed a new router for our home network. All was working fine for a couple of days. Avira Free required updating, and something happened during the update process. The next day when booting up...
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    IE & Network Slow - Infection?

    Hello All: I returned from vacation to find problems with my PC at work. XP Home, with all updates other than Serv Pack 3. Running Avast Antivirus, IE 6. At times the internet and network seem bogged down, with no response. Ran Spybot, Super Anti Spyware, and Panda Online. Nothing...
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    Keylogger? or legit software?

    Thanks for your reply Cheeseball81. That's what I was looking for. Now, if they can only find the disks. Cowgirl
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    Keylogger? or legit software?

    A teen friend of my daughter accepted a virus via MSN Messenger -about viewing something with his email address as part of the link. I suspected the Kelvir virus after searching. Had him use Bit Defender, Trend Micro, and Panda Online Scan, plus Spybot. All scans found some sort of suspect...
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    Repaired ME Restore Now Missing .dll files

    Ok, I think I know where you are leading me. It would probably install the one .dll file we need. We actually did a manual removal first, then followed that procedure........reinstalled then removed. That's where I am at right now. The reasons for actually doing this were: 1 - couldn't...
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    Repaired ME Restore Now Missing .dll files

    Hi AcaCandy: No, as far as I can tell it wasn't on that machine. More so spyware. One that I do remember was something called Security Scan - and when I did a search it had something to do with a Trojan keylogger of some sort. Between fixing with Hijack and Trend's beta scan, plus other...
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    Repaired ME Restore Now Missing .dll files

    Well, the ultimate goal after the cleanup was to get Restore working. Only to possibly save time in the future when this machine will get mucked up again. It's inevitable! Teens in the house. No need to say more. But as far as going back that far? The Items in the MS article, showed 3...
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    Repaired ME Restore Now Missing .dll files

    Hello to everyone. As usual I am looking for advice, and will give you the history on this PC. Relatives PC filled with spyware and trojans. Ran various programs, Hijack this and posted log here at Techguy. Cleaned and running well except for the fact that System Restore still did not...
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    Please review this Hijack Log

    Thanks for your help cybertech. I have to get back to this PC tomorrow night and will remove what you suggested. Regarding the System Restore? I have enabled and disabled. Nothing seems to help when attempting to create a Restore Point. Any other suggestions in that area? Cowgirl
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    Please review this Hijack Log

    I have been trying to clean up a relatives PC-not one I posted about last week-that's an entirely different story. We have run Spybot and done some cleaning, but would appreciate it greatly if you could check this log out: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 10:04:13 PM, on...
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    IE not accessible....what else can be done?

    Thanks for both of your suggestions. Regarding email? He uses a Hotmail Account. I am not sure how Hotmail and IE are integrated, but he can't access his email either. Originally I had sent links for various scans for him to try but he can't open his mail. I hope to attempt the Remote...
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    IE not accessible....what else can be done?

    Hi All. I am attempting to help a young friend, living in another town. They frequently use MSN Messenger.....he has tried some things we have suggested, but something is preventing him from using Internet Explorer, therefore he can't access links to online scans such as Trend Micro, etc. A...
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    Delete history list

    I too have had this same problem, and have thought for the longest time it was just 'me'! On three differenct XP Home Machines. After choosing the options to clear the History, as well as Offline Content, and Cookies, the list still appears under History. The only way to get rid of it was to...
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    Networked Printer Offline

    Hi there. You didn't mention what operating system(s) you are using. We recently moved locations and had to reset up our XPHome network. One PC had a problem using a networked printer. Similar to you, it appeared under installed printers etc. I found this information and tried it, and now...
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    Hotmail Icons Won't Display

    Hi SLiDER™: I still feel that this problem is "Hotmails". Maybe give it a few days, and see if it corrects itself. You may want to try what we did in the interim, have your Hotmail go to an Outlook Express account on your PC. At least your mail functions will be working. Cowgirl
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