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#1 aabarnes1

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Posted 16 November 2011 - 12:03 PM

I have a HP tower running xp on a 2003 network. It became infected with fake trojan virus so I performed all the scans, mbam, avg, combo, r-kill then finally unhide.exe. I also used oldtimer tfc, as there have been a lot of users on this pc surfing etc, which I feel might be an issue as I can not logon to the network correctly- windows creates a temp profile for me. Do you have any info or pointers on this please. Thanks in advance.

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Posted 16 November 2011 - 02:24 PM

IMO...if you needed a temp profile to logon...the smart thing to do would be to create a duplicate profile now and transfer your current data/settings to it...then delete the damaged profile.

Windows XP Problems if Your Profile Is Damaged - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326688

Windows cannot load your profile because it may be corrupted - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/corruptprofile.htm

Copy Data from a Corrupted User Profile to a New Profile in Windows XP - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/811151

Create a Duplicate User Profile with a Different Name - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/dupprofile.htm

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