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#1 colinkr

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Posted 29 November 2009 - 01:24 PM

Hi!
I have just encountered this problem in the last 2 days. Not sure what I downloaded or site I visited that caused this.

Computer:
I have a dell inspiron E1405 laptop. I have windows xp media edition.

Problem:
I do a search on google.
I click on a link.
I get redirected to a website that differs from the link.
If I right click and open the link in a new tab then I follow the correct link.

Steps taken so far.
Searched with Ad-Aware Free Edition
Ran AVG Free Edition while browsing
Uninstalled AVG
Ran Combofix (I now know I should have waited till being instructed to use it. Luckily, computer had no averse effects. )
No change; Problem still exists.
Ran GooredFix.
No Change; Problem still exists.

Cheers,
Colin


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