toolbar called globalnetsearch and programs

  hawk2 21:25 29 Jan 2004
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this prog is ever expanding and is taking over p.c., dial up window is forever poping up, along with unsolicited porn.

Any help would be much appreciated.
hawk2.

  VoG II 21:28 29 Jan 2004

AdAware click here Spybot click here - download, updaste and run.

If they don't work CWShredder click here

THen get Spywareblaster click here ans StartpageGuard click here

  hawk2 13:11 31 Jan 2004

the program will not allow you to load any of the suggested programs,it is a tough one to crack and I am thinking of just buying a new computer instead. thanks VOG.for your help. hawk2

  Bally 2k4 13:14 31 Jan 2004

See if the programme is under add/remove programmes.

  VoG II 13:24 31 Jan 2004

Try posting at click here

  hawk2 13:33 31 Jan 2004

nothing listed under add/remove programs at all,this one is well hidden. Hawk2.

  byfordr 14:10 31 Jan 2004

You may be able to download adaware and spybot from here...
click here click here

click here

You may be suffering from this. (From spybot home page)

CoolWWWSearch.SmartKiller (v1 and v2) is a new, real ugly variant of CoolWWWSearch. When running, it will close every browser window you use to visit a large list of anti-spyware-sites, and even will close Spybot-S&D and some other anti-spyware applications as well.

So if your copy of Spybot-S&D (or the anti-spyware application of your choice) closes a few seconds after starting, or your browser closes whenever you try to visit an anti-spyware site, check our CWS.SmartKiller removal utility on this

  byfordr 14:12 31 Jan 2004

Try downloading the CWS.Smartkiller at a friends house, work or at a internet cafe. Might give a fighting chance to get your system back. If you really can't get rid of it, try format your hard drive and reinstall windows. (I hope you've been backing up!) No need to buy a new machine.

HTH

R

  Diodorus Siculus 14:23 31 Jan 2004

Can you install the anti-spyware progs in safe-mode?

  jimv7 15:47 31 Jan 2004

Do as Diodorus Siculus has said, install and run from safe mode.

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