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#1 heiflight

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Posted 04 August 2008 - 09:42 PM

Hi Guys,

I got frequent pop ups every time I opened my IE and Firefox browser and it is really annoying. It says "Ads served by Adzgalore". I know this can be fixed using COMBOFIX and I have already downloaded it. Please let me know when I need to post the log file.

Thanks in advance!

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Edited by Orange Blossom, 04 August 2008 - 10:11 PM.
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Posted 05 August 2008 - 01:03 PM

Hello it is probably safer to use this. ComboFix is not a tool that should be run without supervision. See the blue box at the top of this forum.

Are you running XP?

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
alternate download link 1
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  • Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  • Double-click on 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 Scan" 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.
  • 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 may be asked to reboot your computer so it can proceed with the disinfection process. Reagardless if prompted to restart the computer or not, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot normally (not into safe mode) will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware.
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Posted 05 August 2008 - 08:09 PM

Thanks for the response!

Yes, i am using Win XP Professional. Anyway, I already scanned my computer and removed the malware using MBAM and here is the log.


Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.24
Database version: 1028
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

8:53:42 AM 8/6/2008
mbam-log-8-6-2008 (08-53-42).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 54436
Time elapsed: 12 minute(s), 7 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 2
Registry Keys Infected: 55
Registry Values Infected: 3
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 15
Files Infected: 33

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\components\nsBrowserGal.dll (Adware.Agent) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\components\nsdnser.dll (Adware.Agent) -> Delete on reboot.

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{bd219b90-626b-40f4-bfdd-420240dfca2c} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{49bcc77a-79eb-4d50-a6db-04e8202921c4} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{994b5fb4-0103-44a6-b6b3-c73572b362bc} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{994b5fb4-0103-44a6-b6b3-c73572b362bc} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\adzgalore.optimizer (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\adzgalore.optimizer.1 (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\{8d71eeb8-a1a7-4733-8fa2-1cac015c967d} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{1e404d48-670a-4085-a6a0-d195793ddd33} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{9f593aac-ca4c-4a41-a7ff-a00812192d61} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{749ec66f-a838-4b38-b8e5-e65d905fff74} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{ceb9c60d-f0ad-4b73-a3ab-4fc822e38d66} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{1601d447-7424-4866-8dcc-acf98a2a41e1} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{c3c0ec2c-2c1c-495c-9ad0-1f0ef833d7b5} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.iebutton (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{e343edfc-1e6c-4cb5-aa29-e9c922641c80} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{d8560ac2-21b5-4c1a-bdd4-bd12bc83b082} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{100eb1fd-d03e-47fd-81f3-ee91287f9465} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{100eb1fd-d03e-47fd-81f3-ee91287f9465} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{20ea9658-6bc3-4599-a87d-6371fe9295fc} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{a16ad1e9-f69a-45af-9462-b1c286708842} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{a7cddcdc-beeb-4685-a062-978f5e07ceee} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Explorer Bars\{a7cddcdc-beeb-4685-a062-978f5e07ceee} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{c9ccbb35-d123-4a31-affc-9b2933132116} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.iebutton.1 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.hbinfoband (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.hbinfoband.1 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.iebuttona (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.iebuttona.1 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.hbax (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.hbax.1 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.rprtctrl (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\shoppingreport.rprtctrl.1 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{8ad9ad05-36be-4e40-ba62-5422eb0d02fb} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{aebf09e2-0c15-43c8-99bf-928c645d98a0} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{cdca70d8-c6a6-49ee-9bed-7429d6c477a2} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{d136987f-e1c4-4ccc-a220-893df03ec5df} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions\{c5428486-50a0-4a02-9d20-520b59a9f9b2} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions\{c5428486-50a0-4a02-9d20-520b59a9f9b3} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\adzgalore (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\cpmsky (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\shoppingreport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\adzgalore (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\Sidebar.DLL (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\adzgalorednhelper (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MediaHoldings (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{420ebc1f-f8e5-4f15-4c6c-ef4deb4e7b0f} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{420ebc1f-f8e5-4f15-4c6c-ef4deb4e7b0f} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{a8e72b1a-45ce-5526-0f13-01825702541f} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{a8e72b1a-45ce-5526-0f13-01825702541f} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{cb479842-0374-4aab-7e46-d176a3614869} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{cb479842-0374-4aab-7e46-d176a3614869} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{f3decea8-c6bc-3780-0d8b-e6a9bb7add8a} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{f3decea8-c6bc-3780-0d8b-e6a9bb7add8a} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions\CmdMapping\{c5428486-50a0-4a02-9d20-520b59a9f9b2} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions\CmdMapping\{c5428486-50a0-4a02-9d20-520b59a9f9b3} (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\spa_start (Adware.RightOnAds) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\dwld (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\ShoppingReport\Bin (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\ShoppingReport\Bin\2.5.0 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\bacolod0005 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\db (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\dwld (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\res2 (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\ShoppingReport (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nsr4F.dll (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\ShoppingReport\Bin\2.5.0\ShoppingReport.dll (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\myss_sb_uninstall.exe (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\WhoisCL.exe (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\adzgalore-remove.exe (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ajubnlkwoveityygq.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Local Settings\Temp\tmpFD.tmp (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Local Settings\Temp\tmp84.tmp (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Local Settings\Temp\tmp169.tmp (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\Config.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report\aggr_storage.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report\send_storage.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\ShoppingReport\Uninst.exe (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\Config.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\db\Aliases.dbs (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\db\Sites.dbs (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\dwld\WhiteList.xip (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report\aggr_storage.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\report\send_storage.xml (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\bacolod0005\Application Data\ShoppingReport\cs\res2\WhiteList.dbs (Adware.Shopping.Report) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\components\nsBrowserGal.dll (Adware.Agent) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\components\nsdnser.dll (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\{8082aa28-1109-e4ff-b32a-051fb304f1fe}.dll-uninst.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\{bad5c0d7-1f8d-27ae-8236-d845631702cf}.dll-uninst.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\mysidesearch_sidebar_uninstall.exe (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\AdzgaloreDNHelper-uninstall.exe (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\serauth1.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\serauth2.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\explorer.ini (Heuristics.Reserved.Word.Exploit) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\kfelfsnacirvxczvz.dll (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\oayjrvuxqf.dll (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nso34.dll (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\iednser.dll (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Edited by heiflight, 05 August 2008 - 08:13 PM.


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Posted 05 August 2008 - 09:14 PM

It looks like it found it. Please check for an update then rescan and post the new log.
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Posted 06 August 2008 - 01:24 AM

Hi Boop,

I really appreciate your help.

I scanned my PC again and there were no virus have been detected. Here is the new log:

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.24
Database version: 1028
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

2:18:08 PM 8/6/2008
mbam-log-8-6-2008 (14-18-08).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 54572
Time elapsed: 12 minute(s), 15 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 0

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

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Posted 06 August 2008 - 11:19 AM

You are welcome and looking good.
Tell us if you have any more symptoms.
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Posted 06 August 2008 - 07:24 PM

Ok boop.. Thanks once again! :thumbsup:

Best,
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Posted 06 August 2008 - 07:39 PM

You're welcome! Finish up with these 2 steps
First get the rest of the crud files off your PC...
Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune & save it to your desktop.
  • Double-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.
  • Under Main "Select Files to Delete" choose: Select All.
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
  • If you use Firefox browser click Firefox at the top and choose: Select All
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
    If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
  • If you use Opera browser click Opera at the top and choose: Select All
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
    If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
  • Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.
Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. To empty "Windows Temp" ATF-Cleaner must be "Run as an Administrator".

Next...
Now you should Set a New Restore Point to prevent possible reinfection from an old one. Some of the malware you picked up could have been saved in System Restore. Since System Restore is a protected directory, your tools can not access it to delete these bad files which sometimes can reinfect your system. Setting a new restore point AFTER cleaning your system will help prevent this and enable your computer to "roll-back" to a clean working state.

The easiest and safest way to do this is:
  • Go to Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools and click "System Restore".
  • Choose the radio button marked "Create a Restore Point" on the first screen then click "Next". Give the R.P. a name then click "Create". The new point will be stamped with the current date and time. Keep a log of this so you can find it easily should you need to use System Restore.
  • Then use Disk Cleanup to remove all but the most recently created Restore Point.
  • Then go to Start > Run and type: Cleanmgr
  • Click "OK".
  • Click the "More Options" Tab.
  • Click "Clean Up" in the System Restore section to remove all previous restore points except the newly created one.

Edited by boopme, 06 August 2008 - 07:40 PM.

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