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#1 its2easy

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Posted 14 December 2004 - 10:16 AM

I am guessing I have some sort of adware virus. This is kind of hard to explain. When i use my yahoo search, all of the normal results come up, then 2 seconds later more results pop-up but i can tell it is spy/adware. How can i find this and get rid of it? Thanks

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#2 jgweed

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Posted 14 December 2004 - 10:47 AM

There are several free applications that will scan your hard drive and get rid of most spyware. These two programs, Spybot Search and Destroy and Ad-AwareSE are hightly recommended and used by members of this board. Once you have installed these two, be sure to update them (they have definitions just like anti-virus software), and then run them.
If you still have problems after using the two applications, post back, and we can take additional steps.
Cheers,
John
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