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#1 Shadowlord6343


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Posted 09 May 2009 - 12:59 PM

Hello all,
New member to the site.
As often is the case, especially for those who don't work w/ computers, the most education I get is when there are problems
I won't go into my trouble much as this is just an into post, but I have to learn how to remove the Dumavuja virus or malware whatever off of my computer.
After not using computers since the Atari/Commodore days, I began having access to computers a few years back. Learned what I do know from books and fighting w/ an old obsolete Win 98 'Puter for a while. Now am Using an Emachines T6500 that I bought a few years ago. As I do little other than research on the web and Forums etc it is still plenty of machine. Most of the games I play are old ones anyway ( Neverwinter Nights that's how old LOL ). Anyways, since picking up this pop up causing virus/malware, things are now a pain in the ass. So, here I am ready to do some more learning. If the computer works right, there is nothing to fix/learn. When it's broke it's hard to figure out how to work on it. At least I am able to get online andread up.

Oh Boy! I can't wait. :thumbsup:

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#2 garmanma


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Posted 09 May 2009 - 01:31 PM

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#3 jgweed


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Posted 09 May 2009 - 02:29 PM

I am sure our Members can help you get rid of the malware.
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#4 Shadowlord6343

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Posted 09 May 2009 - 02:43 PM

Thanks Guys, and thanks for the Welcome JGWeed. Good to hear from a fellow Chicagoan. I am no longer in Chicago but spent the majority of my life there and growing up.

I am going to take this Malware as a blessing in disguise. A good opportunity for learning.

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