cool web search hijacked!

  rsturbo 01:52 22 Nov 2004
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i can't rid my ie6 browser of a cool web search page hi jack. have tried all spyware removers i can think of cwshredder, spybot, adaware, hijackthis, stinger, avg, manually renaming homepage etc within regedit, spysweeper. funnily cwshredder does remove sysdll and restores 6 browser settings but as soon as i restart pc its back also looked in msconfig and turned everything off. also removed all temp internet files/cookies and downloaded program files.

any ideas would be appreciated - i can then put this pc over to sp2

thanks for any help

  hugh-265156 01:55 22 Nov 2004

sorry i dont know.

are they all up to date?

try running them all in safe mode maybe.

  Giggle n' Bits 01:56 22 Nov 2004

Excellent cleaner, do a search at google for it and hopefully that should blast it away.

  Micro-Man 16:00 23 Nov 2004

Read the following postings on click here.

  Micro-Man 16:07 23 Nov 2004

Home Search Assistant hijack is a variant of the cool web search hijack. Remember to follow all the links to TomCoyote's forum, Castle Cops, PCHell etc. or hope nellie2 looks in on your posting.

I cleaned a friends pc after reading all these postings.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:13 23 Nov 2004

Could be lurking in system restore. switch off restor boot in safe mode run shredder reset you home page and reboot if ok then switch restore back on.

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