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Babylon Search Virus Making My Computer so slow!

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#1 smiddy539


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Posted 07 April 2012 - 03:55 PM

To whom it may concern,

I downloaded a program to help me edit some DVD menu's and this Babylon Search function was downloaded with it. It created add-on's and made my computer do things that were not desirable. I uninstalled it but found it to be still lingering on my computer in the add-on sections of browsers. Ever since I downloaded the program and got the "Babylon Search" with it I have found that my computer is running really slow. It also shows up in Internet Explorer when I click to open a new tab. It comes up right away and seems to be mimicking the Google Search layout only it says Babylon in the top right of the screen... Has anyone had any experience with this? Any help would be great. I do appreciate you reading my message.


i uninstalled any trace of "babylon" in the program list but it is still lingering.


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#2 smiddy539

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 03:57 PM

to be complete with the post i uninstalled the program I wanted and the babylon programs that came with it ... ever since then it has been running slow and i still see babylon

sorry to keep reposting

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 04:14 PM

http://www.google.com/#hl=en&sugexp=frgbld&gs_nf=1&cp=9&gs_id=r&xhr=t&q=Babylon+Search&pf=p&biw=1440&bih=699&sclient=psy-ab&oq=Babylon+S&aq=0&aqi=g4&aql=&gs_l=&pbx=1&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.,cf.osb&fp=799dc676f220bf41 , see the links re removal of the toolbae and search engine.

Doesn't seem to be malware at all.


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