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Dr Watson Postmortem Debugger have AceBot behind it?

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#1 Txsranger


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Posted 22 June 2010 - 07:49 AM

I am getting an error message when I go into My Documents,that says DrWatson has detected a problem and must shut down, then everything freezes. I was told by someone that Dr Watson, although being part of XP, has an AceBot behind it. Is there someway to check this, and or nuetralize it if necessary?

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#2 noknojon


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Posted 22 June 2010 - 09:14 AM

Hi -
Without thinking of Dr Watson , What Antivirus and Anti Malware programs do you run ??
I never rely on Dr Watson for full diagnostics or prevention - -
Run a Disk Check on your C: drive in Windows XP:
  • Click Start and open My Computer
  • Right-click on C: and select Properties
  • Click on the Tools tab
  • Under Error-checking click the Check Now... button
  • Mark the box next to Automatically fix file system errors and Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors
  • When the message box pops up, click the Schedule disk check button and restart your computer
  • Once your computer restarts it will check the drive, don't press any keys so that it is allowed to do so
Thank You -

Edited by noknojon, 22 June 2010 - 09:16 AM.

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