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

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  1. lalelo

    lalelo Thread Starter

    Feb 11, 2005
    Some how I have dowloaded a tool bar. It is at the bottom of my screen at all times, even when I am viewing pictures. It just wont it to go. How can I get rid of it . Can any one help please :mad: It has a search box, which takes me to a search web site but when I close the site down the tool bar is still there.
  2. zahrav


    Dec 19, 2004
    do u fully wanna get rid of it?
    if so, go to add/remove programs in control panel. you will see what software u have downloaded - just click remove and it should do the job.
  3. lalelo

    lalelo Thread Starter

    Feb 11, 2005
    there is no mention of this tool bar in add/remove
  4. MFDnNC


    Sep 7, 2004
    You prolly have that and more

    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.
  5. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave

    Apr 8, 2002
    Will give you a procedure to fix it yourself to keep it from being re-infected.
    [1] Download, install and run Webroots, Spysweeper
    [2] Download. install and run Firefox 1.0 Browser.
    [3] Get yourself a good virus program like Avast Anti-Virus which automatically updates its program and definitions.
    [2 and 3] are free programs, Spysweeper, which has won numberous
    awards is well worth the money. http://www.webroot.com/
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