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Removing "System Volume Information" virus?


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#1 Iamazn

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Posted 19 July 2010 - 10:53 PM

How do you completely remove the "System Volume Information" Virus? Every time I do a Full Scan with MalwareBytes, it'll scan C:\system volume information\, and Avira will pop up a detection. I always move it to quarantine, but it always comes back... The file is either A0xxxxxx.dll or A0xxxxxx.exe. (x's stand for a number). Any advice?

Edited by Blade Zephon, 20 July 2010 - 12:28 AM.
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 12:30 AM

Hello.

To clear this out you'll need to purge System Restore. This is done by disabling System Restore, and then re-enabling it.

You can find instructions on how to disable and enable system restore here: Windows XP System Restore Guide or Windows Vista System Restore Guide

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