Home Page stuck

  micklemouse 12:11 03 Jan 2004
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My friend has recently purchased a Mesh computer and is trying to set his Home Page to Tiscali, his ISP. Having gone to Internet Tools he has found this in the address bar;

res://mshp.dll/index.html#22776

which he is finding impossible to replace at all. When this page is on the monitor, there are the words "LOOKING FOR " in the task bar and on the left hand side of the page is an index to a complete website directory, organised by subject. Does anyone have any ideas how to amend this problem?

Regards micklemouse

  Big Elf 12:15 03 Jan 2004

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  Big Elf 12:17 03 Jan 2004

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  muppetmark 12:46 03 Jan 2004

mshp.dll is part of the latest coolwebsearch Hijacker.

  bof:) 17:27 03 Jan 2004

try StartPage Guard

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  bof:) 17:28 03 Jan 2004

Use StartPage Guard after using adaware etc.

  micklemouse 13:05 04 Jan 2004

thanks for all the help, I will let you know of the results

  micklemouse 19:52 04 Jan 2004

well sorry to say he has tried all the tips and software recommended but nothing has been of any help at all.

Regards Micklemouse

  muppetmark 19:55 04 Jan 2004

If he visits click here and posts his problem we can walk him through fixing it.

  Big Elf 20:18 04 Jan 2004

Your friend isn't 'night' by any chance? click here even if not then look at some of the posts as they might help.

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