Posted 01 May 2005 - 09:28 PM
the changes that I make are not effective when I reboot in safe mood.
Screen resolution changes will not make any difference in safe mode as the video drivers are not loaded in that type of boot. Do NOT try to change screen resolution when in safe mode. When you reboot normally the display will (should) come back just as it was before.
If you are getting your homepage hijacked I would suspect spyware -
Do you have any anti-spyware
installed? If not download and update all
of the following:Reboot your computer in Safe Mode
and run the anti-virus scan and anti-spyware scans there.
Also look at some online virus scans (in normal mode) pick at least one of these:
Here are some links to free
online Anti-Virus scans. They do take some time to load and run and in some cases you can only use Internet Explorer, with ActiveX enabled, to access them but they are an excellent support for your existing anti-virus program.Trend Micro
online scan "housecall" - http://housecall.antivirus.com/ Panda
Active Scan online - http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan/ BitDefender
online scan - http://www.bitdefender.com/scan/licence.php
See if that helps
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Windows XP Home SP2, Trend Micro Internet Security, Firefox, Thunderbird, AdAwareSE, Spybot S&D, SpywareBlaster, A-squared Free, Ewido Security Suite.