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can anyone help me with harddrive

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by collins1984, Jan 14, 2006.

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  1. collins1984

    collins1984 Thread Starter

    Dec 20, 2005
    Alright I am running windows 2000 pro and the other day I went and tried to get into my bearshare and it said that all of my space was gone to download so I went into my computer and checked and there was nothing left on my hard drive not a single byte but about 2 days before it had 7 gigs
    SO I was like OK went and deleted a lot of songs came back an hour later all the freespace I had cleared was taken up I run adaware no spyware run registry cleaner no problems I have no clue what could be wrong. any help would be appreciated, I am at a loss to why this happened

    Alright I am not talking about that program I am talking about why my computer is having stuff put on harddrive with out me doing anything. such as I clear my zip folder come back in an hour and I have no free space on my computer like somehting is being put on my comp or something I have no idea this does not relate to and p2p programs I wanted to know if its virus or spyware or what the hell it could be
  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    If you run P2P applications, you can expect such problems. You are sharing your system with god knows who.

    Remove bearshare and any other P2P, scan with an up to date AV program, Adaware, Spybot and see if that helps.

    Or post a HiJackThis log, once all P2P has gone.
  3. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

    Dec 14, 2002
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    it is 99% sure to be a virus/trojan that you got while downloading via P2P

    There is no need to be rude or objectionable to anybody trying to help you and we don't alow or want such comments being sent by personal messages to anybody trying to help you

    The advice given was the advice that any of us would have given so if you don't like it then go elsewhere

    I will give you time to reply to this post with an apology for your rude remarks in the Pereonal message otherwise your account will be disabled
  4. ~Candy~

    ~Candy~ Retired Administrator

    Jan 27, 2001
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