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Strange Startup Item

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#1 Vici_T


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Posted 05 March 2009 - 07:12 PM

My System Configuration shows a strange startup item with an odd character name that looks like this: □♀
There is nothing in the command field except the same characters: □♀
The location is: SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

I can't find this startup item anywhere on my Autorun report. It looks suspicious to me. Any info?

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Posted 05 March 2009 - 07:57 PM

Looks like it could be an old unknown file of some sort.

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#3 Grinler


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Posted 08 March 2009 - 05:47 PM

Maybe a corrupt entry. I would just delete it.

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