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Internet Is Failing


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#1 Papiyaman

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Posted 09 February 2006 - 08:41 PM

Hey, i want some help i dont know what happened but it seems that my internet keeps failing. When i play a video game such as counter strike or world of warcraft, after about five minutes i get disconnected and my internet fails for about a minute. Ive had a few problems like this before, like i had somekind of browser hijack before and i couldnt access yahoo or google. But this is differnt. I dont think the modem is the problem. I think it may be some kind of spy ware or something. I used Spyware doctor, removed some programs that sneaked onto my computer. I also tried Trend Micro antivirus that helped clean up some stuff nothing helped though. I then tried using restore point and that failed to help. Any SuggEstions?

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Posted 09 February 2006 - 08:57 PM

Anti-malware freeware (You can run as many of these as you wish. Generally there is no conflict between these and you should always run several)

*AdAware SE: http://www.lavasoftusa.com/software/adaware/

*Spybot S&D: http://www.safer-networking.org/en/index.html

*the two most important to have!

Microsoft Antispyware Beta: http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/s...re/default.mspx

SpywareBlaster: http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareblaster.html

Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool (Win XP and Win 2000):
http://www.microsoft.com/security/malwareremove/default.mspx

AČ - Free from http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4281.html . Run it, click Search for Updates, then click Scan.

Web based online Antivirus and anti-malware scans: (these can be run regardless of whatever else you are using. You must use Internet Explorer to run these.)

Kaspersky Anti-Virus Web Scanner
http://www.kaspersky.com/service?chapter=161739400#betatest


Panda Activescan
http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan/co...n_principal.htm

Trend Micro antivirus and malware scan:
http://housecall-beta.trendmicro.com/en/st...orp.asp?id=scan

Etrust Anti-virus web scanner
http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/virusinfo/scan.aspx.

online trojan scans here -
http://scan.sygatetech.com/pretrojanscan.html

http://windowsecurity.com/trojanscan

Windows Security Trojanscan
http://www.windowsecurity.com/trojanscan/trojanscan.asp

#3 andy_carver

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Posted 15 May 2008 - 06:15 AM

Get avast fro free, i've been using it for years never had a prob. highly recomended




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