think i might have a virus but dont know

  stutrav 23:03 07 Nov 2003

I have a folder in which i keep my film files (avi, mpgs divx etc)

when i access a file in this folder i get an installation program start for Ace mega Codecs Pack- Pro XP starts up and havoc ensues

I run mc`afee constntly and have scanned for virus`s but nothing found

downloaded Norman virus detector nothing found
used Sentry and nothing found

But I still keep getting Ace Codec starting up

Gone into search for Ace Codec and there is nothing found

Baffled? any help appreciated

  critic-al 23:08 07 Nov 2003

have you checked your registry for ace codec?,but make sure you back up your registry,before deleting anything,and also create a new restore point before removing anything.

  rowdy 23:14 07 Nov 2003

Just type it into google and it will take to to the site for a free download. It is good at finding/clearing/preventing installation of nuisance programs


  spuds 00:09 08 Nov 2003

If you follow rowdy suggestion, then I would also suggest that you add Ad-Aware, for further safeguards.

  critic-al 13:34 11 Nov 2003

is your version the same as this one??
click here

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