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Questions About Combofix Restore Point


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#1 Thy Armageddon

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 01:15 PM

I recently used Combofix and at my own fault, near the end process of it, specifically after the re-boot, encountered a problem where I could not connect to the internet and most of my default conditions were changed to what I am guessing were factory defaults. Because I had no internet access I went into system restore and restored to the point Combofix conveniently made before running, however I noticed before it made the restore point that Combofix had changed my clock. Were there any other changes before the restore point besides the Clock I should manually fix?

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 02:19 PM

Unfortunately the author of the tool does not want information on how Combofix works on public forums.
Please read Combofix's Disclaimer. Using this tool incorrectly could lead to disastrous problems with your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again.

The only public information that is available can be found at this guide:

How to use ComboFix


To fix the Time Dispaly...

Go to Control Panel.
Select Regional and Language Options.
In the Standards and formats section... next to the language you are using... click the Customize...button
Press the Time...tab.
In the Time Format...box, for 12 hour time display... change the format to:

h mm ss tt
or
hh mm ss tt


Select the other display options you want... separator, AM, PM...
When done...click Apply and OK as needed.
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#3 Thy Armageddon

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 08:25 PM

Everything seems fine. I actual respect the creator for releasing the least amount of info on it as possible to increase it's efficiency.




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