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

Combofix Problem


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 tgc100969

tgc100969

  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:07:45 AM

Posted 26 September 2008 - 05:17 PM

Hi I tried downloading combofix but it downloaded then crashed leaving me with a black desktop. Everything else is running normally. Any ideas??

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 Guest_superbird_*

Guest_superbird_*

  • Guests
  • OFFLINE
  •  

Posted 29 September 2008 - 01:04 PM

Hi,

If you don't have any problems, you don't need combofix. :thumbsup: Or don't you mean that?

#3 Starbuck

Starbuck

    'r Brudiwr


  • Malware Response Team
  • 4,149 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Midlands, UK

Posted 29 September 2008 - 05:38 PM

Combofix is a powerful tool intended by its creator to be used under the direction of an expert.
It is NOT for private use. You should NOT use Combofix unless a Malware Removal Expert has told you to.
Improper use of this tool can seriously damage your operating system and may even prevent it from starting again.
Please read Combofix's Disclaimer.

BBPP6nz.png


#4 perr

perr

  • Members
  • 151 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:07:45 AM

Posted 29 September 2008 - 05:44 PM

Do a system restore to before you ran combofix.

#5 ruby1

ruby1

    a forum member


  • Members
  • 2,375 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:10:45 PM

Posted 29 September 2008 - 05:54 PM

May one ask what problems you were having that prompted you to use this tool ?? or were you just 'experimenting 'with the tool?




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users