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Let it clean everything it finds and post the created Report. The addition of very simplistic antivirus functionality gives the authors of AV XP 2008 plausible deniability. If you need it, here's the direct link:http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6132_102-0.html?forumID=32&threadID=302475&messageID=2819940#2819940Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - trying it again by zinky13 / July 26, 2008 2:12 AM PDT In The time and effort wasn't worth it, and the one that I did clean up still didn't run correctly. More about the author

Or have I completely lost my mind? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - sorry by tylersmiller / July 25, 2008 2:58 PM PDT In reply to: ???? Where does the money go? It takes less than a minute and is completely free! this contact form

So, thanks wyrmrider and raman for the help getting rid of this virus, and to you and Spiritsongs for the security advice. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Make sure that anything in your MSCONFIG is something that you know, otherwise, you could be re-infecting yourself.   Cheers Tim Wednesday, August 20, 2008 4:45 PM Reply | Quote 0 good luck guys, it sucks this stuff exists.

Please be aware that I am still in training and everything that I say needs to be covered in detail with my instructor. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Ran boot time scan. And what are the major problems you're having there?5.

Thanks again!-Chris Logged Print Pages: [1] Go Up « previous next » Avast WEBforum » viruses and worms » viruses and worms (Moderators: Pavel, Maxx_original, misak) » *sigh* 'Nother `Antivirus XP It doesn't even have to be run in safe mode. Gigi Reply Leave a comment Helpful +0 Report truste1 15Posts Friday August 8, 2008Registration date February 28, 2009 Last seen Aug 12, 2008 06:15AM hi there, have you tried another antivirus https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/antivirus-xp-2008-302475/ It may be that this web site is blocked also - if so I can pop it up somewhere and post a link here.   Oh, and by the way, there

Please don't use all UPPER CASE. But I am not able to access few of the Web pages. We just discuss any problems here in the forum.4. Functionality As it turns out, AV XP 2008 does have some rudimentary anti-malware functionality.

get a recommendation from a trusted source such as Ziff Davis, CNET, etc...  (don't take my word for it, read some articles from trusted sites) Sunday, August 17, 2008 5:57 AM I am happy to have a look at any Hijack-This logs posted here to help remove this POS.   Hijack this will look at the registry data and other important bits Count how many files you send to the recycling bin and then check them off when you empty it.   This is the reason some people can not get it fully There is even a virus definitions file (named database.dat) shipped with AV XP 2008, which is decidedly small (1701 bytes).

Restart the computer when prompted. my review here Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now! It seems to have cleared up. I'm running on Windows XP and my browser is Firefox 3.0, and I have no memory of ever seriously tinkering with the firewall settings, so I would venture to say I'm

Removed. See my response to your post below.. Here's the site...   http://www.spyware-techie.com/antivirusxp-2008-how-to-remove-antivirus-xp-2008/   I tried everything and this is the only thing that worked for me. click site It was in the registry and program files and startup.

How much money are they making? And this fixed the issue partially.Now my PC is almost in good shape. Choose 32bit or 64bit depending on your Windows version.

I'm certainly glad Avast has a board full of knowledgeable people to cover up for its occasional security flaw.

To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. at first it was difficult so i made those priority become low then end the process- After it's done i delete any files of "AVXP08" from startmenu, programfiles, document setting, application Win Desktop Adware This adware causes hijacking your Desktop and you will face desktop ads popping up on your computer. Please try the request again.

Open --C:\Program Files-- and look for the random folder name that holds the virus, e.g. --rhcgsbj0elj0--. Go to the following link - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/malware-removal/remove-antivirus-xp-2008 Print out the instructions then follow the link to http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/malwarebytes/mbam-setup.exe This is a fully automated program and is shareware. Log below.- Ran a Kaspersky online scan. 3 infected files. navigate to this website Installed RogueRemover.

I downloaded and payed for PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Anti Virus at $41 CDN.. Usually something like rhcgsbj0elj0 - It removes access to the Desktop and Screen Saver tabs in the Desktop Properties window through registry changes. - It places a .bmp and a .scr It did encounter problems and asked me to reboot. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed.

What's a master screen name? My son gave me a program called reanimator that can be downloaded from "http://www.greatis.com/security/download.htm" for free. i would suggest backing up to a cd or dvd, and taking those files to another machine with an up to date antivirus anti spyware programs, and deeply scanning your files Updated & scanned.

When I got back in normal mode Something was still there.