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Sudden appearance of .gtk-bookmarks and ntuser.* in startup


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#1 Benquo

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Posted 20 February 2010 - 04:34 PM

I just opened msconfig to weed out unneeded startup programs and I found 7 new entries:

.gtk-bookmarks command \.gtk-bookmarks
.recently-used command \recently use-xbel
ntuser.dat command \ntuser
.....and some other ntuser files in what looks like a Linux structure??? Googleing .gtk-bookmarks yields Linux oriented pages

I swear this crap wasn't there as of last boot. What the hell is it?

I have Windows XP professional SP3

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Posted 20 February 2010 - 05:12 PM

Post in the Am I infected section, this is abnormal and should be treated as an infection.

#3 Benquo

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Posted 21 February 2010 - 02:25 AM

Thank you. will do




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