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#1 Renberg

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Posted 12 February 2009 - 07:27 PM

I've downloaded the DDS.SCR but is not able to run it as Windows thinks it's an Autocad Script File and opens the file in Notepad.

What should I do to make it run?
I've tried to Shift-Right-click the file to 'Open with...' but the 'Open with...'-line doesn't show.

This is a preparation for solving another problem I have with lost network connectivity at regular occasions during the day. Any advice on network logging tool would also be appreciated, so I can pinpoint the occassions.

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#2 boopme

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Posted 12 February 2009 - 09:46 PM

Hello Renberg;
If you cannot get DDS to work, please try this instead.

Please download RSIT by random/random and save it to your Desktop.
Note: You will need to run this tool while connected to the Internet so it can download HijackThis if it is not located on your system. If you get a warning from your firewall or other security programs regarding Rist attempting to contact the Internet, please allow the connection.
  • Close all applications and windows so that you have nothing open and are at your Desktop.
  • Double-click on RSIT.exe to start the program.
  • If using Windows Vista, be sure to Run As Administrator.
  • Click Continue after reading the disclaimer screen.
  • Leave the drop down box set to default: "List/folders created or modified in the last 1 month (30 days).
  • When the scan is complete, a text file named log.txt will automatically open in Notepad.
  • Save the log file to your desktop and copy/paste the contents into a new topic in the HijackThis Logs and Malware Removal forum, NOT here.
Important: Be sure to mention that you tried to follow the Prep Guide but were unable to get DDS to run.
If RSIT did not work, then reply back here.
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