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  Dirty Dick 08:40 06 May 2004

I've picked up a virus and can't seem to get rid of it. It I'm running AVG anti virus software and a box keeps appearing saying the vrus has been detected and to run AVG. I have run it but it does not detect the virus. I have also used Trend Micros free online "HOUSECALL" but again nothing is detected. When AVG pops up it says it has detected the virus in C:\System Volume ..... followed by lots of letters & numbers and ending with .exe. I have tried doing several restore points but it says it can't restore. I'm running Windows XP Home.

  cycoze 09:02 06 May 2004

Try disabling System Restore then run your AV again .

Instructions for
Disabling or enabling Windows XP System Restore click here .

  johnnyrocker 09:03 06 May 2004

disable restore and try scan again.


  johnnyrocker 09:03 06 May 2004

must type quicker.


  Dirty Dick 14:50 06 May 2004

Thanks everyone
Disabled Restore and was able to run AVG, whick located the virus and sent it off to the Virus Vault

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