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    Internet partially works, I'm stumped

    Ok, so the internet connection to my computer is fine. I can get on party poker or other internet using apps. My AOL Instant Messenger works but can't receive any ads or the stock ticker. Neither Firefox or Internet Explorer will work. They are basically the only programs not working. I did...
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    When I log on it takes me back to welcome screen

    Ok, i'll try that link out and see how it goes. Thanks a lot.
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    When I log on it takes me back to welcome screen

    no, but i tried to get into the adminstrator mode through the safe mode command prompt option but I don't know the admistrator password. Is there a way around that?
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    Internet Connection Problem

    I have some more information... The computer with the internet problem is a... HP Notebook PC Windows XP Intel Celeron 1.20GHz 480MB RAM Linksys Instant Wireless Network PC Card V3.0 Also, there are now 4 wireless internet connections it is showing me. They are called, default...
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    Internet Connection Problem

    Here's the deal. A friend of mine's computer had problems connecting to the internet so he asked me to come by and help. He is connected through a wireless linksys router and both computers have XP. He said that about two weeks ago his internet stopped working when some message came up saying...
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    When I log on it takes me back to welcome screen

    When I start Windows XP it won't let me get past the user log-in. I type the right password in and it says logging on, flashes my background for a sec, and then goes back to the welcome screen and says 'logging off...' and then 'saving your settings'. So it logs me in and then right back out...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Awesome, it worked, and my internet is working fine again. As far as I can tell now I don't have any problems, if I did i'll write you a message. Thanks a lot for your help.
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    I am now writing you from my roommates computer because mine is not working. I did the HJT and deletedwhat you told me (which i had already done a couple times and it just kept coming back). Now when i start my computer it doesn't get to the Windows 98 screen it just shows a blue screen that...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Here's the HJT log... Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.3 Scan saved at 1:21:17 PM, on 6/5/04 Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win9x 4.10.2222A) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLL C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXE...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Ok, did everything you said...cws shredder said everything wasn't present but restored 6 IE pages, here's the new log... StartDreck (build 2.1.5 public BETA) - 2004-06-05 @ 12:42:43 Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win 4.10.2222 A) »Registry »Run Keys »Current User »Run *ATI...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Ok here's the log... tartDreck (build 2.1.5 public BETA) - 2004-06-05 @ 09:55:36 Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win 4.10.2222 A) »Registry »Run Keys »Current User »Run *ATI Launchpad="C:\PROGRAM FILES\ATI MULTIMEDIA\MAIN\LAUNCHPD.EXE" *AIM=C:\PROGRAM FILES\AIM\aim.exe...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    It says I couldn't use it because it only runs on Windows 2000 and XP....i have 98.
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    appreciate the bump...just saw you were from Texas, i'm down here in San Marcos...
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Is this something common? This is my luck...great...well yeah, I'll wait for a reply and do whatever it takes. Thanks again to anyone that can help me with this.
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    Computer guy can't figure it out

    Ok, well my internet explorer stopped working right before I was about to post this. So I get to type it again. Basically I keep getting pop-ups telling me that I have spyware installed on my computer or I'm being tracked or something like that. I also get a spybot notification all the time...
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