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Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by dobe24, Feb 2, 2015.

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  1. dobe24

    dobe24 Thread Starter

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    Here is My Info


    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8.1, 64 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4210U CPU @ 1.70GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 69 Stepping 1
    Processor Count: 4
    RAM: 8096 Mb
    Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family, -2016 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 939414 MB, Free - 750436 MB;
    Motherboard: Dell Inc., 00871V
    Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled


    This is my sons computer. I we can no longer access any google sites including youtube but other sites are accessible. He was using google chrome but uninstalled that and starting using IE but had the same result of no google sites. I have avg antivirus-no problem found. I also tried to use a restore point, but it wouldn't work.


    Thanks in advance for any help.
     
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    Solution was to remove all antivirus programs and ran windows defender, which i assume reset the host file. all sites are available now.
     
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