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#1 Vince86

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Posted 13 September 2005 - 01:17 PM

When i logged off from my computer and later returned to it, i saw this desktop item on my laptop. It had the name "skip" and i clicked on it and it had a gif image of skipping in dots. I don't know if it is a virus or not. i deleted it. I don't know what could have done this. I put my computer on standby for a few hours and i unplugged my cable network when i do this so i won't be connected to the internet. Then when i came back i turned it on but it wouldn't load windows but when i typed in my password it just went back to standby. It wouldn't turn back on but then i did a reload with the power button. Then when i logged back on it said my system had recovered from a serious error. I then restarted my computer then the skip.gif image came up. I was confused cause i don't know where i could have gotten this from. Any help would be appreciated.

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Posted 13 September 2005 - 11:09 PM

I suggest you post a HijackThis log for examination.

Read How to post a HijackThis Log.
Please read, and follow, all directions carefully.

Then, run a log, and post it in the HJT forum, at this link. Do not, fix anything, yet.
A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.
It may take a while to get a response, because the HJT Team are very busy. Please, be patient, these people are volunteers. They will help you out, as soon as possible.

NOTE:
Once you have made the post, please, DO NOT make another post in the HJT forum, until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The first thing they look for, when looking for logs to reply to, is 0 replies. If you make another post, there will be 1 reply. The team member, glancing over the replies, might assume someone is already helping you out, and will not respond. So, just make your post, and let it sit there, until a team member responds. This way you will be taken care of, in the most timely manner.
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