About Blank

  penglais 14:17 18 Jul 2006
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I'd really appreciate some simple advice on easy removal of About Blank which seems to have hijacked my homepage. Being a complete IT-novice, simple tips would be appreciated!

  Batch 14:19 18 Jul 2006

On the Tools Menu, goto Internet Options and you can make your home page whatever you want.

BTW, how do you think it got to be About Blank in the first place?

  VoG II 14:21 18 Jul 2006

click here

Your best bet is to run HJT click here then post your log on the MWR forum (not PCA) click here

  Batch 14:21 18 Jul 2006

Duh!

I see it's a hijacker you are on about, so ignore the above

  €dstowe 14:25 18 Jul 2006

About blank can variant of the hijacker Cool Web Search - a nasty piece of work It's not just your home page disappearing.

Go to here and follow the instructions for HiJackThis and one of their experts will sort you out.

click here

  €dstowe 14:26 18 Jul 2006

Word missing in the above:

"About blank can be a variant - - -"

  Jackcoms 14:31 18 Jul 2006

Or try a CoolWebSearch removal with click here

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