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I think I have the Google Redirect Virus


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#1 Engeddie

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Posted 09 February 2013 - 07:16 PM

Hello, and thank you for your time!!!

 

My mother seems to have picked up the google redirect virus this morning, and I have been trying to fix it.

 

Firstly, she uses windows security essentials, which will not run or open currently.

 

I did a full scan with SUPERANTISPYWARE, but that didn't fix it for long....like, a few searches on google.

 

Then I tried using Spyhunter 4, but found out I have to pay to use it.

 

I need help to get this off, in a way that is not too high-tech, and also free. AND, it's hard to use the search to find help and download things, since I just keep getting redirected to random sites.

 

Anyone have directions???

 

SORRY...I realized this was in the wrong section....so I posedt it there as well. Feel free to delete this, thank you.


Edited by Engeddie, 09 February 2013 - 07:29 PM.


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#2 bloopie

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Posted 09 February 2013 - 08:23 PM

Hello,

You are already being helped here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/484788/i-think-i-have-the-google-redirect-virus/

Please follow that topic. I'm closing this topic to avoid confusion.

Everyone else, please begin a new topic.

Thank you,

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