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« on: February 18, 2004, 05:30:22 AM »

PLEASE SUPPLY RELEVANT INFORMATION:
Operating System Version: XP
Problem Application Name & Version: AIM Version 5.5.3553
Problem Hardware Make & Model:
Error Messages:



    A virus has been put on my computer that changes my info in AIM. If I erase the info and click finished the message in the info just reappears again. I found the file on the c: drive and when I trashed that it just recreated it self again. Any ideas on this issue?
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« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2004, 03:31:17 AM »

any help or ideas at all?
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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2004, 03:56:17 AM »

Click on this link and see if any apply
http://www.jayloden.com/VirusClean.htm

If you don't have a virus scan go here and try an online
scan
http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

If you don't have a spyware checker,which you should have
Try either Spybot and/or Adaware
One is free(Accept donations and Adaware has a free version)
http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?page=download

http://www.lavasoftusa.com/

If all else fails, try posting a hijackthis log, instructions can
follow if needed.....
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« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2004, 04:07:42 AM »

thanks a lot! that first website had exactly what i needed. thanks again!
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« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2004, 04:13:48 AM »

Your more than welcome, I would advise you to run a spyware checker
however...Smiley Just to be on the safe side
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