URGENT...Internet taken over by www.searchex.com

  phil 19:34 12 Feb 2003
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Our internet browsing has been taken over by something called click here.

Every time I load up i.e the home page loads up then suddenly changes to this searchex site. I go into options and change the home page to 'blank'. Close i.e and then restart it and it then loads up with searchex again.

I've run the Windows search, deleted all temp internet files, deleted history, searched regedit, run ad aware and still it comes up.

The strange thing is I'm running XP with 5 users and it only comes up on 3 of them.

I've now got to the stage where I can't think where to look next.

Has anyone got any ideas about this?

  jazzypop 19:48 12 Feb 2003

Good advice at click here

Specific advice at click here

  leo49 19:50 12 Feb 2003

click here

Removal info above - the easy way is to install Spybot S&D.

Regards

  leo49 19:51 12 Feb 2003

Too Slow

  spikeychris 20:01 12 Feb 2003

"As the actress said to the Bishop" (don't blame me you said it....)

:o Chris

  leo49 21:55 12 Feb 2003

It was chow time for the pigs....

  phil 22:49 12 Feb 2003

All sorted now thanks.

Spybot couldn't find it but and.doxdesk.com did.

That site gave me a dos routine to run and that helped a lot.

Thanks again

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