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#1 zzajlatem

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Posted 14 February 2012 - 02:25 PM

Hello,
I just got this laptop for work (new job) and the guy who worked here before me did something really bad to it before he left. All of the icons and menus on the desktop and start menu were gone. I worked on it some myself and got the icons back, but it's still redirecting when I click a google search results link. Also, it sometimes opens a new tab to pull up advertising on it's own. The sites that come up are mostly happili, askthecrew and job results of some type.
I know I'm not following the rules, but this is what I've used on it so far:
Malwarebyte's Anti-malware
Spybot s&d
combofix
some type of TDSS remover by avast
OTL
I used these tools because I read on this forum where other people who had the same problem had been told to use them.

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Posted 14 February 2012 - 03:13 PM

Since you have already run ComboFix:

Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<==.

Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include the link to this topic in your new topic and 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.

Once you have created the new topic, please reply back here with a link to the new topic.

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