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Deleting Files


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#1 kelton_b

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Posted 12 March 2005 - 05:44 PM

I downloaded Hijackthis, then I needed an unzipper. So I downloaded one. But then I thought I need to download another one. So I downloaded "Unzipper" and it wouldnt unzip the file I needed. It also had viruses in it according to avast. So I thought I deleted it, but when I right clicked it was still there. I finally got it all gone. And then I downloaded "Freezip" but it wont unzip the file that I need. ANd by certain other files it has the Unzipper (virused) icon next to some files. My computer also wont completly delete hijackthis. So I need to delete Hijackthis and all my unzipping stuff, then redownload hijackthis, and freezip. Ahh Im about ready to shoot my computer!!!

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#2 Leurgy

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Posted 12 March 2005 - 07:08 PM

Hi kelton

Not real clear about what you have done but do not delete programs. You need to uninstall them from Add/Remove programs.

If you need a good Zip program get WinZip or PKzip from Download.com.

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#3 frankie12

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Posted 12 March 2005 - 07:11 PM

Leurgy is right about the add/remove programs which can be found in the control panel. Winzip is also a very good program to unzip files.




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