plz plz plz help. cant get rid of about:blank

  second best 19:57 27 Apr 2004

hello(teary eyed). i have tried desperately in vain ober the last 3 weeks to get rid of wahtever it is that is hijacking my home page (google) i have spybot adaware registry mechanic spy sweeper, cwshredder and hijack this, but it wont go away. i need a miracle cure.

  Lionheart ? 20:01 27 Apr 2004

Look here.

  Lionheart ? 20:01 27 Apr 2004

Sorry helps if you put a link. click here

  GANDALF <|:-)> 21:53 27 Apr 2004

have you turned off system restore, reboot and turn back on system restore?


  Dan the Confused 22:25 27 Apr 2004

Don't know your details, but if the above don't work try click here and download and run kill2me.

It's a common hijacking program at the moment.

  second best 12:23 28 Apr 2004

thanks all, but i think it was gandalfs' idea to turn off system restore that finally cracked it. not sure why though, but i'ts back to normal , for now. cheers.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 13:52 28 Apr 2004

If, after repeated attempts, a trojan will not clear it is probably in the restore files and no cleaner will remove it as they are locked by default. Turning restore on and off usually sorts it.


  second best 15:20 29 Apr 2004

its back again?????$$£$%£^

  cycoze 16:13 29 Apr 2004

Try BHODemon - it's Free! from click here ,lets you see what BHO`s are running .

  TommyRed 16:34 29 Apr 2004

Once your problem is solved consider protecting your PC with SpywareBlaster, this prevents the majority of nasties getting onto your system in the first place. click here HTH TR

  second best 11:28 30 Apr 2004

ok, i have spyblaster, and i am able to keep google as my home page, but for how long. what, specifically, do i need to do to stop this happening again, and can i find out what is causing it in the first place. i would rather remove it that just block it.

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