antivirus 2008 / 2009

  rsturbo 20:54 05 Sep 2008

one of my computers has antivrus 2008 on it and my laptop has got a/virus 2009 on it. i have not installed either it just appeared? i have avg free and have runs scans but cannot rid my machines of this problem. tried add/remove programs and msconfig but its not in either of these.

xp pro
xp home
both running avg free

thanks for any advice

  johnem 20:58 05 Sep 2008

See this previous thread, it might help you.
click here

  rdave13 21:09 05 Sep 2008

Using johnem's link hope you can get rid of them. I'd certainly try malwarebytes antimalware and superantispyware programs in safe mode first.
When using Google I'd certainly think of using LinkScanner Light or Mcafee Site Advisor.

click here

click here

  rsturbo 14:07 11 Sep 2008

hard drive is now inaccessible even from cmd whole file system is not working bad clusters , locking up for 5 seconds then frees then locking up - nightmare!

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