cuckoo system tray icon - help!

  MikejgL 11:39 01 Feb 2003

Unscrupulopus website occasionally downloads unwanted exe file onto my desktop and puts icon in my system tray. I know how to get rid of the exe file and clean up the registry. How can I get the icon out of the system tray without rebooting?

  bremner 11:46 01 Feb 2003

Right click on it and see if there is an 'exit' or 'close' option?

  blademann10 04:05 02 Feb 2003

open find file/ 'c'then open find folder with tray in open it find the offeding icon then left click then rigth select delete. that should be end of problem.
Id advise you should get a anti-virus & firewall it could be a hacker trying to get info or putting virus in.

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