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aol 8.0

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by jolkid, Apr 21, 2004.

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  1. jolkid

    jolkid Thread Starter

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    running aol 8.0, keep getting kicked off the net by "1on1 xxx" exe fiel which cannot delete, and is not picked up by spycatcher virus checker. Any suggestions or should i format the hard-drive?
     
  2. mobo

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    First please get Spybot S&D to clear out most of the spyware.

    Short tutorial and download link here:
    http://tomcoyote.org/SPYBOT/

    Fix everything SpybotSD labels in red.

    Then after reboot:
    Download 'Hijack This!'. http://www.tomcoyote.org/hjt/
    Unzip, doubleclick HijackThis.exe, and hit "Scan".

    When the scan is finished, the "Scan" button will change into a "Save Log" button.
    Press that, save the log, load it in Notepad, and copy its contents here. Most of what it lists will be harmless or even essential, don't fix anything yet.
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