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« on: April 10, 2004, 01:51:12 PM »

Operating System Version:windows xp home edition
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I recently ran spybot search and destroy on my computer, once it found all the bad stuff I erased it, than uninstalled it (spybot), Than I ran system suite  (an application to speed up the computer, defragment, and ext..)now in the control panel I can't open add or remove programs, when I go to performance and maintenance, it won't open the system icon, it is truly a problem, I did a system restore and it didn't even work.
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« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2004, 10:40:56 AM »

Reboot to Safe Mode and run CWShredder - to remove what may be
a variant of the CoolWebSearch hijacker.

Use CWShredder, the removal tool:

as regards System Restore - What's the EXACT error message?

Noel Paton
(MS - MVP, Windows, 2002-2006)

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