Spyware=GAY!!!!!

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Spyware=GAY!!!!!

Postby dragonmike » Thu Oct 07, 2004 6:29 pm

Alright i got spyware on my computer (cashback, bullseye, emusic junk like this) and i deleted it all but when i check my startup it still tries to start some..... Also all the sudden if i type google.com instead of www.google.com my browser changes to www.sirsearch.com Anyone know how to fix this?
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Postby TheMajor » Thu Oct 07, 2004 6:56 pm

You can try to fix the searchpage with Hijackthis.

To stop applications from starting at startup:

click start, run and type "msconfig"

you can select/deselect programs here
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Re: Spyware=GAY!!!!!

Postby CyberAcharya » Sat Oct 09, 2004 2:17 pm

dragonmike wrote:Alright i got spyware on my computer (cashback, bullseye, emusic junk like this) and i deleted it all but when i check my startup it still tries to start some..... Also all the sudden if i type google.com instead of www.google.com my browser changes to www.sirsearch.com Anyone know how to fix this?


Just use HiJack This software and make a system scan.........don't fix anything 'cause there might be some system files............ and post your log file in HiJackThis Forum
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Postby xfightinganunseenwarx » Tue Oct 12, 2004 11:57 am

just goto Add remove programs. and just type http in front of everything if tht doesnt work...just reformat....;)
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Postby CyberAcharya » Tue Oct 12, 2004 12:55 pm

xfightinganunseenwarx wrote:just goto Add remove programs. and just type http in front of everything if tht doesnt work...just reformat....;)


........I will not advice you to reformat your HDD for spywares.........
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Postby xfightinganunseenwarx » Tue Oct 12, 2004 1:41 pm

CyberAcharya wrote:
xfightinganunseenwarx wrote:just goto Add remove programs. and just type http in front of everything if tht doesnt work...just reformat....;)


........I will not advice you to reformat your HDD for spywares.........

well thts only for last minute im getting pissed off at this thing! :)
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Postby redhat » Tue Oct 12, 2004 1:53 pm

Layman only wants to reformat the hard disk for any problems :wink:
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Postby dragonmike » Mon Jan 10, 2005 8:32 pm

I always reformat cuz im anal about having my computer virus free and spyware free.. It makes me go crazy! lol :D
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Postby 127.0.0.1 » Mon Jan 10, 2005 11:10 pm

dragonmike wrote:I always reformat cuz im anal about having my computer virus free and spyware free.. It makes me go crazy! lol :D

well.... then you better stop using windows :lol:
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Postby dragonmike » Wed Jan 12, 2005 2:33 am

BAH i would/should but i hate linux cuz i cant play my windows games on it :\ I just need a REALLY GOOD/EXCELLENT spyware/adware program that is FREE... Ive already got Lavasoft Ad-Aware SE Personal...
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