Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

message when i try running sdfix


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 jdim1

jdim1

  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:10:22 PM

Posted 16 May 2008 - 02:29 PM

I am getting a message when i try running sdfix, just after I answer yes to start scan and it says .... system processing and the next line is read as follows: " cannot load vdm ipx/spx support " ? help

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 ruby1

ruby1

    a forum member


  • Members
  • 2,375 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:02:22 AM

Posted 16 May 2008 - 03:54 PM

Hi and welcom; :thumbsup: can you kindly tell us your windows version and protection

prograsm you have on there?

what infection do you think you have and what program have you so far run to try to be rid of it?

#3 jdim1

jdim1
  • Topic Starter

  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:10:22 PM

Posted 16 May 2008 - 10:19 PM

I have XP sp2 pro, I use firefox mainly with Adblock on and very little IE, mcafee security central (ran full scan), outlook 03.....I just loaded spybot S&D to help remove malware (ran and removed the following)......MalWarrior, Zlob.downloader, Mircosoft.windowssecuritycenter.taskmanger, Smitfraud-C, Smitfraud-C.gp, Virtumonde, Zlob.downloader.bs

my screen background is still blood red with this scary medieval symbol with "your privacy is in danger, download privacy software now, it use to popup IE pages for bogus spyware removal software, but i seem to have stopped it from doing this. I cannot get rid of red page .file:///C:/WINDOWS/privacy_danger/images/spacer.gif

Edited by jdim1, 16 May 2008 - 10:21 PM.


#4 quietman7

quietman7

    Bleepin' Janitor


  • Global Moderator
  • 51,474 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Virginia, USA
  • Local time:10:22 PM

Posted 17 May 2008 - 06:04 AM

I have asked the tool's developer about the "cannot load vdm ipx/spx support" message and am waiting on a reply.

In the meantime, please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
alternate download link 1
alternate download link 2
  • Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  • Double-click on Download_mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
  • When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
  • When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:
    • Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
    • Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
  • Then click Finish.
MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.
  • If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself.
  • Press the OK button to close that box and continue.
  • If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.
On the Scanner tab:
  • Make sure the "Perform Quick Acan" option is selected.
  • Then click on the Scan button.
  • If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button.
  • The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.
  • When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".
  • Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.
Back at the main Scanner screen:
  • Click on the Show Results button to see a list of any malware that was found.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
  • When removal is completed, a log report will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to restart your computer. (see Note below)
  • The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
  • Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply and exit MBAM.
Note: If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts. Click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process. If asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware.
.
.
Windows Insider MVP 2017-2018
Microsoft MVP Reconnect 2016
Microsoft MVP Consumer Security 2007-2015 kO7xOZh.gif
Member of UNITE, Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted Eliminators

If I have been helpful & you'd like to consider a donation, click 38WxTfO.gif

#5 deedrit

deedrit

  • Members
  • 5 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:06:22 PM

Posted 02 December 2008 - 04:40 PM

I received this same message just now and I just let it sit for a couple minutes instead of taking any action like closing the program, and it started working. Maybe you just need to give it a little extra time.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users