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Am i infected?

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#1 Sciencee


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Posted 06 November 2014 - 02:14 PM



I am running Windows 7 64 bit, with an SSD (C:) and HDD (F:). After a while, I noticed I could not open 90% of the programs i have, as it came up with an error "Windows cannot find [file] make sure you typed the name in correctly then try again." When i am in Safe mode with networking, I am able to open applications. I am not sure what virus i might have, but i have ran these following virus scanners in safemode with networking


Windows Defender

Spyhunter (free)

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool



Nothing but Conduit was found, but I saw that most of them ignored the file that said something like SYSWOW64. I am not able to scan in normal mode, as it wont let me open the virus scanners. 

Recently downloaded software:


Open Broadcaster Software


Teamspeak 3 


Thanks a lot!

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#2 tommysss


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Posted 06 November 2014 - 04:11 PM

Try downloading and running Malwarebytes. If that gets rid of it remember the things it finds because it could come back.

#3 tommysss


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Posted 06 November 2014 - 04:16 PM

Did you download anything from a free downloading website like cnet or softsonic?
SYSWOW64 is a Trojan that can be hidden in files from those sites.

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