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rebooting Pc gives me error saying cant find c:\combofix\cf22872.exe

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#1 Paulhaynes


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Posted 19 March 2012 - 11:56 AM

Gents Good afternoon.

I recently ran combofix to get rid of a root kit infection , which Combo did very well, as it always does HOWEVER on this event i now, when i reboot get told that the file c:\combofix\cf22872.exe is missing etc . I have tried to get rid of the registry entry but it wont let me delete the key etc. any help please . I am new to this forum but have used COmbo many times to much success.

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 19 March 2012 - 02:46 PM

See if it's a startup item. If so, disable or delete it, your preference. You can use either of the programs below for a quick look at startups.

Startup Control Panel - http://www.mlin.net/StartupCPL.shtml

Startup Inspector for Windows - http://www.windowsstartup.com/


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