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« on: April 10, 2004, 01:51:12 PM »

PLEASE SUPPLY RELEVANT INFORMATION:
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.
help please:-\
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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.
http://www.merijn.org/cwschronicles.html

Use CWShredder, the removal tool:
http://www.merijn.org/files/cwshredder.zip
http://www.merijn.org/files/CWShredder.exe
http://www.spywareinfo.com/downloads/tools/CWShredder.exe
http://www.zerosrealm.com/downloads/CWShredder.zip

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