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#1 MyLand


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Posted 15 February 2007 - 08:09 AM

Hi everybody! My name is Gustavo and i have a little problem. Somehow my computer is infected with something i cant detect and keeps opening an internet explorer window telling me to download thw windows antivirus protection because the one i have is not good enough. I ve managed on deleting a sign that was near the clock in the task bar that says "your computer is infected". When i click on it another message displayed: "try downloading regcleaner and get rid of the viruses", or something like that. So i downloaded the regcleaner but it needed to be registraded to clean my computer. The good thing of this is that it showed a screen with the things that i should delet. However, i can't find any of the items of the register that it said. The one i found was "vturqon.dll" but i couldn't erase it because it was being used by an aplication. I restarted the computer in safe mode but it was useless. Please help me.

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Posted 15 February 2007 - 08:14 AM

Ooo I love your name :thumbsup:

I did a little Google magic


I hope this helps. It sounds icky.

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Posted 15 February 2007 - 08:23 AM

Download and scan with SUPERAntiSypware Free for Home Users

* Double-click SUPERAntiSypware.exe and use the default settings for installation.
* An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.
* If asked to update the program definitions, click "Yes". If not, update the definitions before scanning by selecting "Check for Udates". (If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download and unzip them from here.)
* When done, select "Scan for Harmful Software".
* There are three scanning options. Choose "Perform Complete Scan" and click "Next".
* When done, a Scan Summary will appear with potentially harmful items that were detected. Click "OK".
* Make sure they all have a checkmark next to them and click "Next".
* A notification will appear that "Quarantine and Removal is Complete". Click "OK" and then click the "Finish" button to return to the main menu.
* Click Preferences and then click the statistics/logs tab.
* Click the dated log and press View log. A text file will appear so you can see the results.
* Select close to exit the program.
* Scan in SAFE MODE

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Posted 16 February 2007 - 11:18 PM

Please see How to remove Registry Cleaner.
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