Home > Antivirus Xp > Antivirus Xp 2008 Leftovers

Antivirus Xp 2008 Leftovers

Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Resources for IT Professionals   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย HELP PLEASE!!!!   EDIT:  Ok....so what i did is saved a copy of the Malware Bytes on an external hardrive and then used that to download it to the infected computer.  Mar 2012, 05:33 AM #8 (permalink) MidnightCowboy Site Manager Join Date: Aug 2008 Location: South American Banana Republic, third bunch from the left Posts: 14,463 Quote: Originally Posted HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\tdss (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. this contact form

The last resort is: "WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS" procedure at the end of this article.  Hopefully you won't have to go there. If for any reason you cannot complete instructions within that time, that's fine, just put a post here so that I know you're still here. Nov 2011, 06:17 AM #3 (permalink) nesrinamb Member Join Date: Nov 2011 Location: Thousand Oaks California Posts: 14 http://www.avast.com/uninstall-utility This is another link for the avast removal tool What do I need to do to fix this ? https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/167529/antivirus-xp-2008-leftovers/

and eventualy kill an application.Good luck Berny This post has been edited by Berny: 6.09.2008 13:58 Netherlands View Member Profile 6.09.2008 15:21 Post #5 Advanced Member IV Group: Gold beta Mar 2012, 10:00 AM #10 (permalink) MidnightCowboy Site Manager Join Date: Aug 2008 Location: South American Banana Republic, third bunch from the left Posts: 14,463 I use the A day later I tried again and found some WiniGuard traces had reappeared.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:19 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote you need spyobt search and destroy!download it from here (http://safer-networking.org/en/mirrors/index.html)once installed run,check for updates,scan when the scan Lisa   Tuesday, August 19, 2008 9:47 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Scracha   Thanks a million.  Malware Bytes Anti malware RULES!!!!!!!  After hours of scanning with Get box for each of following files saying - Can't Delete / Access Denied - Aavm4h.dll , AVAST.SS, ashAVAST, AVAST4 It's annoying and intrusive like the software its supposed to prevent. I now test programs in a virtual environment and if I ever hit a significant error with something that's fully installed, I reload Windows.

I followed the steps in your prep guide, where I picked up a 2-way firewall and grabbed the HJT and ran it. free antivirus is available at avast go to c/net downloads for free. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged https://forum.kaspersky.com/index.php?showtopic=83313 This post has been edited by Netherlands: 6.09.2008 15:21 Berny View Member Profile 6.09.2008 16:11 Post #6 True legend Group: Moderators Posts: 15775 Joined: 30.10.2007 QUOTE(Netherlands @ 6.09.2008 13:21) A

I'm not sure if this solves the problem for everyone, so this is the one part of the solution that I'm not certain is full, but it certainly worked for me.Once I have done extensive research in this field for many years. After a second reboot the wallpaper changes to the Warning Message. Click Start, right-click My Computer, and then click Properties. 2.

then run the malware software.   This worked for me.     Friday, August 22, 2008 6:54 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank you for posting a http://www.advantage77.com/2012/02/16/when-all-else-fails-discovery-and-removal-of-antivirus-leftovers/ Try a repair install of Windows - as part of a longer series of steps a repair install may re-install enough of the system or its settings so as to get Didn't know it was so hard to get rid of Avast, sounds like Norton. 28. This must be done first......

Thank you, the computer is running... http://interasap.net/antivirus-xp/antivirus-xp-2008.html Don’t Settle For Inexperienced Repair Services: Advantage Micro Corporation Has 40 Years of Repair Expertise DOWNLOADS Emsisoft Anti-Malware Fast, Quality HP Printer and Computer Repair for the Tucson Area How to Recovering from a bad virus infection isn't always easy, but there are some easier things to try before drastic measures need to be taken. How do you know - I mean really know - that the virus has been completely removed?

Dec 2011, 01:39 AM #5 (permalink) bo.elam Senior Member Join Date: Nov 2009 Posts: 1,687 B Carson uninstalling Avast should not be that hard. Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Display Modes 28. It doesn't even have to be run in safe mode. navigate here In fact, the fact that there's a leftover symptom proves that your anti-virus program or whatever other technique you used failed to remove everything.

Mary December 29, 2008 12:36 PM Leland - Try using the techniques at bleepingcomputer: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/malware-removal/remove-rapidantivirus I used bleepingcomputer's advice a few months ago to get rid of a similar infection by Look up each DLL file listed on Google and you will find the offending one. Make sure that anything in your MSCONFIG is something that you know, otherwise, you could be re-infecting yourself.   Cheers Tim Wednesday, August 20, 2008 4:45 PM Reply | Quote 0

Still, the browser was hijacked and the antivirus (AVG) was un-updated.

This is a good general AV product but it will slow your machine down - you will notice that it is installed.   I usually remove the HDD and perform a I did only 2 things to get rid of it. General Discussion HotfixesI've been going through the list of available hotfixes on this forum, hoping to find one or more that might relates to some issues that I'm trying to solve, Reboot one more time and then run the Avast uninstall tool linked by nesrinamb.

Yes, that's painful. It often does not use the same file names for each installation, it hides in different locations, etc.I just found another site it is coming from and blocked it on our Antivirus sites like, CA, Symentac etc and few Bank sites are few examples. his comment is here InstallShield creates this entry with the call |; RegDBSetItem( REGDB_APPPATH_DEFAULT, szAppPath ^ @PRODUCT_KEY ); |; RegKey="Software\Activision\Star Trek Armada II\INSTALLDIREXE\Armada2.exe" | | |; Should application be started automatically if it is already

http://www.returnilvirtualsystem.com...il-system-safe If you already had a third party installed firewall and then added ZoneAlarm this is most likely what has caused the driver conflict, although from recent posts, ZoneAlarm seems to I would much rather clarify instructions or explain them differently than have something important broken.Please reply using the button in the lower left hand corner of your screen.Old topics are closed I did a full system scan and it cleaned out everything including the pest Anti virus_2008. Thanks.

It is hiding in too many places. Allan December 30, 2008 2:46 PM G'day Leo. Site MapGoogle+ Magazine Basic created by c.bavota. What finally seems to have fixed the problem is when I ran an online AV Scan frrom ESET www.eset.eu/online-scanner The only drawback is that you have to be able to access the internet