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I get an error message "software restriction policy"


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#1 spidey52

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Posted 14 December 2014 - 08:56 AM

I have windows xp pro on my laptop and cannot update avg or run MalwareBites and I get the error measage "software restriction poliy " is prohibiting the software from running.  I've already gone to gpedit.msc and checked and it is set to unrestricted.  Please help



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Posted 14 December 2014 - 09:34 AM


This issue is most likely malware related....You should start a new topic in the Am I infected? What do I do? forum
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Posted 14 December 2014 - 09:55 AM

This issue is most likely malware related....You should start a new topic in the Am I infected? What do I do? forum 

 

 

I just did ................   thank you

 

Mod Edit:  Am I Infected topic, http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/559794/error-measage-software-restriction-policy-is-prohibiting-the-software/ - Hamluis.


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Posted 14 December 2014 - 10:13 AM

You're welcome and good luck.
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