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#1 Bluediamond

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 11:45 PM

Today i tried runing Combofix on several windows8.1 machines with no louch it says it had to be run in compatability mode tried window 8 but nothing no go i cant use this application is there any future talks to make it combatibale with windows 8.1 or am i doing soming wrong?


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Posted 06 March 2014 - 11:49 PM

You should not run combofix unless you know what you are doing. Good way to mess up a PC.



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Posted 06 March 2014 - 11:50 PM

See this topic: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/523945/combofix-error-on-windows-81/

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#4 Bluediamond

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 11:57 PM

You should not run combofix unless you know what you are doing. Good way to mess up a PC.

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thank you is this the official thread for this issue with Combofix?



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Posted 07 March 2014 - 12:21 AM

thank you is this the official thread for this issue with Combofix?

Yes it is the current thread -



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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:00 AM

thank you is this the official thread for this issue with Combofix?

And I have replied to your question in that topic.
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