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Problem with Windows Defender

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#1 tonythetyger


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Posted 30 December 2009 - 12:48 PM

I turned on my computer a few days ago and Windows Defender alerted me that there was a "Win32/Advspydetect" running on my computer. I scanned my computer and tried to remove it but got this:

Error encountered:
Code 0x80508017. Some actions couldn't be applied to potentially harmful items. The items might be stored in a read-only location. Delete the files or folders that contains the items or, for information on removing read-only permissions from files and folders, see Help and Support.

Potentially Unwanted Software

This program has potentially unwanted behavior.

Permit this detected item only if you trust the program or the software publisher.


I scanned my computer several more times and got the same result. I then scanned with Superantispyware and Malwarebytes with no luck. How do I open "pid:2204" so I can delete this file? Can anyone please help me get rid of this? Thanks.

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