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Need help to remove hwclock.exe

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#1 leon


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Posted 14 May 2005 - 10:17 AM

Can anyone tell me how to remove hwclock.exe? It's in my windows/system32 directory. It can't be deleted through my anti-virus software. I've tried to temporarily suspend system recovery and delete it manually but that doesn't work too. Any help is welcome!


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#2 Grinler


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Posted 14 May 2005 - 11:17 AM

Download killbox here:


Unzip the folder to your desktop.

Start Killbox.exe

When it is open, enter c:\windows\system32\hwclock.exe into the field labeled "Full path of file to delete".

Select the Delete on reboot option.

Then press the button that looks like a red circle with a white X in it.

Your computer will reboot and check to see if the file is gone.

#3 leon

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Posted 14 May 2005 - 11:36 AM

thanks, man... worked like a charm!

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