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Combofix Problem

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#1 tgc100969


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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??

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Posted 29 September 2008 - 01:04 PM


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

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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.


#4 perr


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Posted 29 September 2008 - 05:44 PM

Do a system restore to before you ran combofix.

#5 ruby1


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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?

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