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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by danilo, Feb 11, 2005.

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  1. danilo

    danilo Thread Starter

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    I inherited my son's computer from his college days. When i start up the computer, this phrtase always comes up: c:\windows\tmp.0267.exe does not exist or is not a directory. How do I correct this problem?
     
  2. MFDnNC

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    Well there is at least one orphan entry from some malware

    SpywareBlaster http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareblaster.html
    AdAware SE http://www.majorgeeks.com/download506.html
    SpyBot S&D 1.3 http://www.safer-networking.org/en/download/

    DL them (they are free), install them, check each for their
    definition updates
    and then run AdAware and Spybot, fixing anything
    they say.

    In SpywareBlaster - Always enable all protection after updates
    SpyBot - After an update run immunize

    Do these and reboot before the next step.

    Then get HiJack This http://www.majorgeeks.com/download3155.html, put
    it in a permanent folder (C:\HJT) , run it , DO NOT fix anything, post the
    log here.
     
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