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Combofix does not run beyond scanning for infections


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#1 nwesterhuijs

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:19 AM

I have run Combofix several times to remove various Malware cases on Windows XP Pro SP2 systems. On 20-01-2010 and 21-01-2010 I downloaded fresh Combofix's and on the first day it went well up to the point of "ComboFix is scanning the computer for infections" (see screen dump in http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/h...o-use-combofix). This screen appeared and normally I expect to see the program progressing through various stages, but I even left the computer running overnight without any progress. The next day I downloaded a new version, hoping it would be resolved, however this was not the case. For the past 60 minutes I have the same result. I will let the computer run overnight once more, but I don't think it will show signs of improvement.

Anyone experiencing something similar or has a suggestion that I can try in order for Combofix to start going through the stages?

Thanks,

Norbert

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 02:45 PM

Since you are already receiving help here, please continue in that thread. Do not start new threads or duplicate topics as this causes confusion and makes it more difficult to get the help you need to resolve your issues. Thanks for your cooperation.

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