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Skip Gif image?

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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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#2 tg1911


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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.

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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