webhancer infection

  realist 21:15 26 Mar 2005

I have a bunch of rogue webhancer files disclosed
by Adaware scans on my W98/IE6/AOL system. They've been there for a while and I'm hesitant about getting rid of them them as I've read various reports and PCA forum postings to the effect that deleting them can mess up your internet connection.

So,is it best to:
1) use Adaware to delete
2) use Add/Remove Programs method
3) ignore them

Being risk averse, I'm inclined to ignore them, but would be interested to know if anyone here has carried out a successful and pain-free removal and if so, how?


  VoG II 21:23 26 Mar 2005

click here

Use Ad-aware.

If your internet connectivity is affected use WinsockFix click here

  realist 14:47 27 Mar 2005


many thanks for advice and url

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