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oba888

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Guys I feel like crying. I think some company has my computer up for ransom. I have this tool bar that keeps showing up. its called security toolbar. i removed it from start and it still appears. Under prviacy my setting keeps dropping to accept all cookies even after changing it. IE keeps opening with an address to a company called adnetserver. i have ballons constantly popping up saying i am infected with [email protected] and [email protected] i have 2 icons appearing in my favorites and on desktop that look like the microsoft shield. I dont know what to do. i have run superanti spyware to no avail. i ran spy sweeper, CA's pest patrol and defender. I am lost. Please help me oh and i get a popup in the middle of my screen saying click here for spy removal. I have a HP xz133 with xp home edition.
 

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Hi and welcome to TSG,

Click here to download 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.
 

oba888

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Thanks cookiegal. i decided after much time passed to reinstall XP. I am good now except for one thing. I have .net framework 2 installed and i have a program not reading it. it keeps saying that that its needed. can you advise?

Kind Regards,

Erik
 

Cookiegal

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Sorry you had to reformat. :(

What is the program you're having problems with?
 
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