trojan infected file in _RESTORE folder cant be deleted

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iamstuck

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i ran house call and i found a Backdoor Cabrotor trojan in _RESTORE folder "C:\_RESTORE\TEMP\A0014907.CPY." i cant delete it. And how come Pc-cillin didnt find it on weekly scanning. well im more worried about getting rid of this thing. i dont want ppl going into mah comp. plz help.
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iamstuck

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ok i did what the site said and when i couldnt find the file i did another virus scan on mah comp. And all the .cpy files r gone. is this bad?
 

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If you turn off system restore, then turn it back on, it flushes all the restore files and starts over, this gets rid of the virus that is n the restore files. Normal for win me ane win xp.
You should be good to go now.
 
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