sfc /scannow

  aboutit 15:25 24 Sep 2004
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Can anyone explain why when I run sfc /scannow it does the test and then the just disappears from the screen with no message or anything I`ve trid it twice and the same thing has happened each time.also when I checked my stem I found that intcont.dll file is missing is this why I am nable to connect to a weeb page fro a link? each time I try I see in the addess bar click here media.com I would eappreciate any help many thanks

  Diodorus Siculus 15:41 24 Sep 2004

Are you using XP?

Try an anti-spyware check: click here
AdAware click here
SB click here
CWS click here

  aboutit 17:33 24 Sep 2004

ran adaware, spysweeper.spybot, avg antivrus trend removed everything it showed but still the same. This first started after I ws informed that I had trojan horse in system volume information/restore/B8524D68-ASF I ran AVG as advised but it showed nothing I turned off system restore and re ran AVG and still nothing.Any ideas?

  johnnyrocker 19:48 24 Sep 2004

avg may have been compromised, either d/load stinger to a floppy (free one from the top of a google search results) disconnect and disable system restore and run stinger, you may also like to run an on line scan at click here

johnny.

  Jackcoms 21:07 24 Sep 2004

Sorry to hijack this thread, but I'm using XP and have NEVER been able to run sfc /scannow.

All I ever get is a quick flash (!) for a fraction of a second of a black DOS-type screen and that's it.

I'm up-to-date with and regularly run my AV, Spybot, AdAware, SpywareBlaster, a2, CW Shredder and Stinger. I'm 100% confident that I have a clean machine.

Can anybody help? What exactly is supposed to happen when I run sfc /scannow?

  Eargasm 21:59 24 Sep 2004

If sfc /scannow runs and then dissapears that's it,it has restored any damaged system files,

Jackcoms i had major problems getting sfc to work on my puter but sorted it from click here.

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