spyware

  User-760A4B11-D41A-44AC-890ECDDE6215B0EC 20:42 10 Jun 2004
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I have a programme to remove spyware, however, I still don't get my own homepage to default i.e. when I boot up I get 'about blank' as my default.
cheers BillH

  Fruit Bat 20:57 10 Jun 2004

CW Shredder click here

Run this then run your spyware prog

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  VoG II 21:00 10 Jun 2004

Instructions are click here but this is a nasty one and, with respect, you have to know what you are doing.

I suggest that you run Hijackthis click here (follow the instructions!) then post the log at one of the specialist spyware forums click here

  stalion 21:02 10 Jun 2004

also here

  stalion 21:03 10 Jun 2004

also here click here

  Fruit Bat 21:08 10 Jun 2004

About blank home page is a sympton of being Hijacked by coolweb search. Use CWshredder linked above to get rid and then reset your home page to your liking.

  Nellie2 21:43 10 Jun 2004

with all due respect Fruit Bat, about:blank is a Coolweb infection and you can clean it using CWShredder... but the infection will just come back because your system will be re-infected by a hidden dll. You have to make that dll visible and then eradicate it.... then you can clean up with CWShredder.

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