Virus Found by AVG but unable to delete

  wildtrout 13:58 21 Mar 2003
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I am running AVG free software which has found two Viruses I.Worm/Opas.g and I.Worm/Opas.e. Avg will not allow these to be cleaned or deleted.
The file path shows C:\_Restore\Temp|A0083932.CPY and C:\_Restore\Temp\A0083933.CPY.
Where are thse files located as I have been unable to locate them using Search and how do I delete them.
This machine is running Windows ME.

  MAJ 14:02 21 Mar 2003

You need to disable System Restore, wildtrout, that's where the viruses are hiding. Disabling System Restore will delete all your Restore Points and the virus along with them. When you have done that rescan your system and if you're given the all clear by your virus scanner, re-activate System Restore and create a clean Restore Point.

  MAJ 14:05 21 Mar 2003

How to disable System Restore in Windows ME. click here

  watty123 14:55 21 Mar 2003

Does the same advice apply to windows 98 as in windows me, regarding. AVG problem with virus.
I have kak buried in AVG but reaapers as i open email deleted box?
Thanks again you guys are a great help.

  powerless 15:01 21 Mar 2003

Afraid it does not apply to windows 98 as it does not have system restore.

At a guess click here for removal instructions.

  powerless 15:02 21 Mar 2003

p.s. if it's not that virus just search that site for the speicifc virus you have and removal instructions should be seen.

  VoG™ 15:08 21 Mar 2003

Kak removal tool click here

  wildtrout 15:49 21 Mar 2003

MAJ and all.

Many thanks for you prompt reply all now sorted.

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