1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Unexpected re-boot since ad-ware invasion

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by FredDeVries, Feb 5, 2005.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. FredDeVries

    FredDeVries Thread Starter

    Feb 5, 2005
    After the grandkids spent a day with online games, a Norton AV scan revealed in excess of 30 infected programs. NAV was unable to deal with most, but several ad-ware scan found numerous problems. The real problem, is that since the time of the ad-ware onslaught, I cannot complte a Norton AV scan without an unexpected computer shutdown before the completion of the scan. Any help much appreciated.

  2. midlandman


    Apr 25, 2002
    Try going to Trend Micro or Panda and do an on-line scan.You can also get Microsoft Anti-Spywear.It's all free.See if that helps.

    RAM-PAGE Banned

    Dec 19, 2004
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/327166

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice