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#1 zippyzoe

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Posted 26 March 2013 - 06:52 PM

Desktop Computer has been ill of late.   Seems to shut down whenever it wants.   I've been having a jucheck.exe popup for the past few weeks and thought that was part of my problem.   Checked msconfig startup and discovered some unatural things.  

 

1.  scheck.exe  x 3 times listed in startup.  

 

according to the bleeping computer database -- This is an undesirable program.  

 

'm running Windows 7.  Also, I recently updated my powersupply to  Antec Earthwatts 500 Watt powersupply for PC

Model EA-500 because of the shutdowns.   Shutdowns continue but not as frequently.  

 

Anyways, would appreciate some assistance in removing scheck.exe.  

 

Thanks.....

 

 



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#2 boopme

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Posted 26 March 2013 - 07:54 PM

Hello zippyzoe

I do not see this file any where scheck.exe

Could you confirm the spelling?

Can you search the file and post where it is found? eg "C:\Program Files ...........

 

I am suspecting the file as posted would be malware as spelled .

 

I will move this from WIN7 to the Am I Infected forum.

 

We should run these.

 


MiniToolBox
Please download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it.

Checkmark the following checkboxes:

  • Flush DNS
  • Report IE Proxy Settings
  • Reset IE Proxy Settings
  • Report FF Proxy Settings
  • Reset FF Proxy Settings
  • List content of Hosts
  • List IP configuration
  • List Winsock Entries
  • List last 10 Event Viewer log
  • List Installed Programs
  • List Users, Partitions and Memory size.

Click Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run.

Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.

 

 

>>>>>

 

Please download AdwCleaner by Xplode onto your desktop.
•Close all open programs and internet browsers.
•Double click on adwcleaner.exe to run the tool.
•Click on Delete.
•Confirm each time with Ok.
•You will be prompted to restart your computer. A text file will open after the restart.
•Please post the contents of that logfile with your next reply.
•You can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[S1].txt as well.

 


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Now I'd like us to scan your machine with ESET OnlineScan

  • Hold down Control and click on this link to open ESET OnlineScan in a new window.
  • Click the esetonlinebtn.png  button.
  • For alternate browsers only: (Microsoft Internet Explorer users can skip these steps)
  • Check "YES, I accept the Terms of Use."
  • Click the Start button.
  • Accept any security warnings from your browser.
  • Under scan settings, check "Scan Archives" and "Remove found threats"
  • Click Advanced settings and select the following:
    • Scan potentially unwanted applications
    • Scan for potentially unsafe applications
    • Enable Anti-Stealth technology
  • ESET will then download updates for itself, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please be patient as this can take some time.
  • When the scan completes, click List Threats
  • Click Export, and save the file to your desktop using a unique name, such as ESETScan. Include the contents of this report in your next reply.
  • Click the Back button.
  • Click the Finish button.

NOTE:Sometimes if ESET finds no infections it will not create a log.


 


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