Hi sammyd, ewido and AVG are now the same.
What Firewall do you run
See this link on being sure you have completely Removed NORTONhttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34671/how-to-remove-your-norton-products/
Are you using XP or 2000 as AVG only works with these. If so try this:
In SAFE MODE,install AVG Antispyware. This may take quite some time, an hour or so, depending on speed and infection How to start Windows in Safe Mode
First go here and print out the Instructions
on install / scan with AVG
Be sure to check for the any updates to the program after you install these.
Download and run ( formerly known as ewido) AVG Antispyware 7.5
Following these Instructions
Download and run Spybot Search & Destroy 1.4 (with out tea timer option)
Download and run SUPERAntispyware
, free version Home User
Now Run Windows OneCare Live
Be sure to click ONLY on the grey box below the picture of a wrench “Full Service Scan”
If you still have problems you'll need to do a HiJack This post. Post back if you need help.
Leave them in the Quarantine for now until you know for sure that your apps are all working properly.
As for the ipod there is a fix and a separate place to post that question herehttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/10/dospdaother/
BUT wait until all else is repaired first ..it'll be less trouble.
Edited by boopme, 16 October 2006 - 08:18 PM.