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Can't get dds.scr to work


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#1 boboboob

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Posted 20 February 2009 - 12:53 AM

I am having a malware problem and I am trying to run dds.scr. I Turn off bitdefender, zone alarm and ad-aware completely (after disconnecting my self from the router off course) then run it. Windows asks me to run it I click run and dos prompt pops up then immediately disappears. I don't know why it won't run as those are the only script controllers I think I have on here. Anyone know why this is happening?

Thanks in advance for any help.

I use windows xp pro also

Edited by boboboob, 20 February 2009 - 01:46 AM.
Moved from Win XP Home and Pro ~Pandy


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#2 garmanma

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Posted 20 February 2009 - 08:53 PM

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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