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Scour.Com Virus wiping out my Toshiba


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#1 NikkJagger

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Posted 29 June 2011 - 06:50 PM

Hi everyone,

A couple weeks back I noticed Chrome, my usual browser, would redirect me to Scour.com each time I searched and clicked a link. If I clicked back, then clicked the link I wanted again, it would work. My machine began slowing down, and now when I log on normally, I just get a black screen, where only my mouse and Ctrl+Alt+Del work. I did an F8 start and am now running a second virus scan on my guest account (rather than my admin one) - like the first scan it's not turning anything up.

This is a great example of hindsight being 20/20 - I wish I'd asked before it got to this point!

Any help you can give me would be very much appreciated.

Thank you!

Nikki

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