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#1 richncali

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 03:44 PM

When left in idle, bugs start eating away at my desktop...does someone have a solution to this problem? I've done many scans: AVG 8.0, SpyBot Search & Destroy, SmitFraud, and Norton and still nothing has changed.
Please help!!
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#2 ruby1

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 03:59 PM

Hi :thumbsup: I think we need some clarification?

AVG 8.0, and Norton .


A start of a 'solution' maybe

do you have BOTH of these antivirus protection programs installed?

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 05:09 PM

Anything like http://www.allworldsoft.com/software/1-540-bugs.htm ?

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Posted 16 May 2008 - 11:50 AM

This worked for me! Got rid of everything that I know of. Definitely got rid of those desktop eating bugs.

http://onecare.live.com/site/en-us/default.htm

Edited by ooraven, 16 May 2008 - 11:51 AM.


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Posted 16 May 2008 - 04:59 PM

Don't think I would go near that site (allworldsoft).

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#6 Platypus

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Posted 16 May 2008 - 06:25 PM

Don't think I would go near that site (allworldsoft).

That's my point - who knows where richncali's system has been to or what someone has installed onto the system.

Besides actual malware, there are several "screen eating bugs" screen savers that someone could have set up on the system as a joke, if it was one of those all that would need to be done is change the screen saver.

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