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Successfully Removed Spyfalcon


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#1 lucky55

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Posted 15 March 2006 - 12:52 PM

Many thanks to whoever worked out how to get rid of this awful programme.
I religiously use Stinger, AVG Antivitus, SpyBot, Ad-Aware, TrendMicro Spysubtract and NoAdware (phew).
But SpyFalcon still got through and nothing I did would shift it until the advice desk from PC World put me on to bleepingcomputer.com. The instructions went fine until I got to the Safe Mode section 16, when instead of getting Disk Cleanup I got Macafee Quick Clean. So I used this and then went back to the start of the Safe Mode section and repeated the steps and then at section 16 I got the correct screen (Disk Cleanup). The advice to be patient is true, it took over three hours, and then would only run to about 95% before stopping.
So I closed the Disk Cleanup window in the morning after 8 hours sleep, so cannot be really sure how long it took ! Suffice to say all appears O.K. after a few sessions on the net. Once again, many thanks.

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#2 Gregory W.D. Hink

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Posted 15 March 2006 - 07:05 PM

I want to agree with luck55. You tip on removing SpyFalcon worked.
I'm a new member and this is my first post.

Glad to have found this site.
Maybe someday I can help someone.

Greg

bummer....I did want to reply to the post that listed the fix but I wouldn't let me

#3 jwillburn119

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Posted 19 March 2006 - 05:55 PM

where are the instructions for this??? i have it and it wont go away

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Posted 20 March 2006 - 12:06 AM

This seems a great place to say hi, since SpyFalcon brough me here.

So.

HI ALL!

I'll start to remove that thing right now.
Thanks to Everybody.

#5 yano

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Posted 27 March 2006 - 04:07 PM

:thumbsup: to BC! lucky55 and Gregory W.D. Hink, jwillburn119, and Pheno.
Glad to have you all aboard!

Good Luck,
yano :flowers:




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