What are the names, of the anti-spyware programs, you are using?
, "lavasoft" is "Ad-aware".
What is "spyware"?
What operating system are you using (98,XP,....)?
If you are using XP, turn off System Restore
Right click My Computer
/ System Restore
tab / put a check in Turn off System Restore
Then reboot into safe mode:
Repeatedly tap the F8
key during boot-up, until you are presented with a Windows XP Advanced Options menu.
Select the Safe Mode, using the arrow keys.
Then press Enter.
Try to delete your file.
Then restart your computer, and turn System Restore
Did you do the online virus scans I recommended, in my last post?
If not, then do them.
If you did then:
Download the latest version of HijackThis (HJT), from here
Put HijackThis in a Permanent folder:
Click My Computer / C: / File / New / Folder / name the folder; HijackThis
, in this folder.
This is a mandatory step, for the backup and restore functions, of HijackThis, to be able to work.
Read the pinned post in the HJT forum, here
Follow the directions, EXACTLY
! This is important!
Then, run a log, and post it in the HJT forum here
. Do not
fix anything, yet.
A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.Please
, be patient, these people are volunteers. They will help you out, as soon as possible.
Edited by tg1911, 13 October 2004 - 08:21 AM.