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#1 thepride

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Posted 11 December 2007 - 04:49 AM

my mate has a virus on msn and it keeps sending to contacts as a photo file says things like is this pic to kinky for faceparty and giving you the accept decline or cancel options anybody any help thanks in advance :trumpet: :thumbsup: :flowers:

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Posted 11 December 2007 - 05:01 AM

Has your mate tried any antivirus scans? And if so, what were the results?
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Posted 11 December 2007 - 06:02 AM

yes he has tried anti-virus but to no avail would super anti spyware work for this

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Posted 11 December 2007 - 07:25 AM

Did the antivirus scan come up clean, or did it identify something that it couldn't remove?
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Posted 11 December 2007 - 11:14 AM

Please download MsnCleaner.zip and save to you Desktop.
  • Extract (unzip) the file to your desktop. (click here if your not sure how to do this) but DO NOT use it yet.
  • Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8. To do this restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appears) press the F8 key repeatedly. A boot menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow keys to navigate and select the option to run Windows in "Safe Mode".
  • Double-click MsnCleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click the "Analyze" button.
  • A report will be created after the scan and will be saved to C:\MsnCleaner.txt.
  • If it finds an infection, click the "Deleted" button.
  • Reboot normally when done.

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