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#1 vomog1

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Posted 30 October 2007 - 07:02 AM

Hi all

I recently got hit by a Trojan "Zlob" I turned off system restore to erase the problem, and succeeded. Previous to this I had failed to turn off S/restore and the virus kept coming back. What I would like to know is this; If I restart S/restore. Is it going to be virus free,and is there something I need to do before I reactivate it.

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Posted 30 October 2007 - 07:08 AM

It's okay to turn System Restore back on. When you turned it off it deleted all the old restore points. As such there is no chance of you being re-infected by using an old restore point that may have been infected.
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