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#1 jerry1967

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Posted 07 March 2006 - 09:33 AM

how do i get rid of about blank?

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#2 tg1911

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Posted 07 March 2006 - 09:54 AM

Are you using these basic security programs?
(They're all free.)
aČ free
ewido security suite
Ad-Aware
Spybot S&D

These 2, will help prevent spyware/malware from being installed in the first place:
Spywareblaster
SpywareGuard

Download these programs, update them, and then run them.
These programs, updated and used regularly, will do a lot to keep your computer clean of spyware, trojans, keyloggers, browser hijackers, etc...

When installing ewido security suite, under Additional Options uncheck:
Install background guard
Install scan via context menu

Important:
Please read this tutorial on Spybot S&D before using it. Spybot can do SERIOUS damage, if not used properly.

Helpful Tutorials:
Using Ad-Aware SE
Using SpywareBlaster
Using SpywareGuard
Using Ewido
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Posted 07 March 2006 - 11:10 AM

In addition to what tg1911 suggested, you might also want to download and use these tools:

CWShredder. - zipped version.
Stand-alone Exe
Stand-alone Exe
CWShredder Tutorial

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Posted 07 March 2006 - 12:59 PM

In addition i would like to say that BleepingComputer has two tutorials depending on what Operating System you are using to remove About:Blank:

About:blank removal guide for 98/ME
About:blank removal guide for 2000/XP.

Good Luck.
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Edited by D-Trojanator, 07 March 2006 - 01:00 PM.





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