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#1 sinirgi

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Posted 19 December 2010 - 07:02 AM

Trying to get rid of that pesky mshta.exe spyware/bug whatever? This guy sent me in the right direction. funny...

hxxp://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20091118101336AABqMIh

Turns out there were twenty or so Scheduled Tasks running mshta.exe at one hour intervals.

Thats why killing the processes seemed to temporarily fix the issue. At least until the next scheduled task that invokes it again.


--Check your Scheduled Tasks in Control Panel--

Edited by Orange Blossom, 20 December 2010 - 02:03 AM.
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#2 Orange Blossom

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Posted 20 December 2010 - 02:04 AM

Hello,

Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<==. If you cannot complete a step, skip it and continue.

Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include a description of your computer issues and what you have done to resolve them.

If you can produce at least some of the logs, then please create the new topic and explain what happens when you try to create the log(s) that you couldn't get. If you cannot produce any of the logs, then still post the topic and explain that you followed the Prep. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happens when you try to create the logs.

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