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How Do I Get Dfrgfat32.exe Off Nt2000 Pro?


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#1 IainR

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Posted 26 May 2006 - 09:56 AM

:thumbsup: I'm running a laptop on NT2000 Pro and it doesn't go past the log in stage. I think I've identified the problem as codbot-ab as there is a file called dfrgfat32 running at startup and using shedloads of memory. I've downloaded the recommended fix (Autostart) to another machine and then to a usb pendrive, but can't navigate to it. When starting in safe mode the dfrgfat is still running.

Any ideas will be much appreciated!

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Posted 26 May 2006 - 10:02 AM

Hello IainR and welcome to Bleeping Computer!
There is a tutorial here, that should help with your removal of this file, which is a worm.
Hope this helps,
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Posted 26 May 2006 - 11:10 AM

Thanks Charles. Unfortunately this is where I picked up on the Autorun fix. The problem comes at step 2. I start up in safe mode but still get a frozen screen after log in and Task Manager is still showing dfrgfat32 active.

Hence I can't navigate to the autorun file and zap the worm....

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Posted 26 May 2006 - 11:16 AM

Sorry, I didn't realise you meant Autorun..
Have you tried ending the dfrgfat32 using Task Manager, then carrying on with the tutorial?
If this is still unsuccessful, try following this instead.
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