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« on: April 18, 2004, 01:56:00 AM »

PLEASE SUPPLY RELEVANT INFORMATION:
Operating System Version: XP home
Problem Application Name & Version: internet explorer 6.0
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my homepage changes to this "mk:@MSITStore:C:\WINDOWS\start.chm::/spplain.html" about once a day, i used CW shredder and ad-aware and it doesnt detect anything, is there any way to keep it from changing back?
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2004, 02:24:57 AM »

Hi Basset,

Download, install, update and use the Immunize feature with Spybot Search & Destroy.  SpywareGuard will prevent browser hijacking (and other things) - be sure to updaate it first.

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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2004, 06:39:03 AM »

Get "HijackThis" run it and take out these files.
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = mk:@MSITStore:C:\WINDOWS\start.chm::/start.html
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = mk:@MSITStore:C:\WINDOWS\start.chm::/start.html
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