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Spydawn Removal Tool In Safe Mode

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Posted 12 March 2007 - 09:20 AM


This is the firat time I am posting and would nned some help. I am infected with Spydawn and can't seem to get rid of it. I found the instructions on your site however, whenever I go into safe mode the link is no longer on my desktop. The SMITFRAUDFIX is there in regular mode but not in safe mode so I can't continue with the removal. Please help.


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Posted 12 March 2007 - 09:32 AM

Try saving it to somewhere other than the desktop, such as My Documents. Then when in safe mode navigate to My Documents and run it from there.
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Posted 12 March 2007 - 01:33 PM

Hi Sassy

The SMITFRAUDFIX is there in regular mode but not in safe mode so I can't continue with the removal.

Automated Removal Instructions for SpyDawn:

3. Instead of Windows loading as normal, a menu should appear

4. Select the first option, to run Windows in Safe Mode.

5. When you are at the logon prompt, log in as the same user that you had performed the previous steps as.

Stelios :thumbsup:

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