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#1 mividaloca


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Posted 02 June 2005 - 01:17 PM

IM Mary and just seem to have some of the worst luck with pcs. I had norton and somehow go 18 viruses while it was up and running and being automatically updated. I had Macafee and got another 12. I had AVG andwell got 8 there. So now I am using E accelerators STop Sign and tada.. viruses abound!!!
I didnt download anything..just went to a few ecard sites to look for a card for my sister..then that night.. bam!!!

So could always use some pointers to prevent this from happening over and over.

I am faairly comfortable around my pc. I understand about safe mode and system restore. I have windows registry repai pro also to get rid of unwanted reg entries.

Will post y HJ log elsewhere on this site

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#2 yano


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Posted 02 June 2005 - 07:46 PM

:thumbsup: to mividaloca.
I would recomend downloading Avast! its a lot simpler to use, and it protects from a lot of bad viruses.

Good Luck,

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Posted 03 June 2005 - 01:15 PM

A good place to start is at the Tutorial Tab here at BC:


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