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Cant delete Virus

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by boogyman, Jan 26, 2006.

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  1. boogyman

    boogyman Thread Starter

    Aug 13, 2005
    Hi again friends

    Judging by the problems you've helped me with in the past this should be a P.O.P :D
    My Mcafee anti virus is detecting a virus (trojan) but cant clean it or kill it.
    I've browsed in Killbox and deleted it there ,i've also gone into c:\quarantine and deleted it from there....but when i run the anti virus again it's still there......Any suggestions ?
    Thanks all (y)
  2. MFDnNC


    Sep 7, 2004
    What and where??

    Click here to download HJTsetup.exe: http://www.thespykiller.co.uk/files/HJTSetup.exe
    Save HJTsetup.exe to your desktop.

    Double click on the HJTsetup.exe icon on your desktop.
    By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Hijack This.
    Continue to click Next in the setup dialogue boxes until you get to the Select Addition Tasks dialogue.
    Put a check by Create a desktop icon then click Next again.
    Continue to follow the rest of the prompts from there.
    At the final dialogue box click Finish and it will launch Hijack This.
    Click on the Do a system scan and save a log file button. It will scan and then ask you to save the log.
    Click Save to save the log file and then the log will open in notepad.
    Click on "Edit > Select All" then click on "Edit > Copy" to copy the entire contents of the log.
    Come back here to this thread and Paste the log in your next reply.
    DO NOT have Hijack This fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required.
  3. boogyman

    boogyman Thread Starter

    Aug 13, 2005
    Thanks Mfdnsc
    I should know better at this stage ...i shudda posted the HT Log ,will do later....(y)
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