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Appl/closeapp...huh?


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#1 qqqqqqqqqqqqqqqq

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Posted 13 March 2007 - 07:02 PM

Virus or unwanted program 'APPL/CloseApp'
detected in file 'C:\System Volume Information\_restore{CCE94EE2-BB8B-44F9-A493-122354977097}\RP100\A0014639.exe' [APPL/CloseApp].

I get this every now and then from my AntiVir. Can someone explain to me what this is?

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Posted 13 March 2007 - 09:02 PM

The location for the malware it is finding is in system restore. You can remove it by following the directions below.

Reset System Restore
To reset System Restore:-
System Properties| Performance | File System | Troubleshooting

and check "Disable System Restore", Apply and IMMEDIATELY reboot.
This will flush you restore folder and erase all checkpoints, then

System Properties| Performance | File System | Troubleshooting

and UNcheck "Disable System Restore", Apply


Install Super Antispyware. Run it in safe mode. Allow it to quarantine whatever it finds.
http://www.superantispyware.com/

If the program above doesn't solve your problem,
Post a Hijack This log in the appropriate forum by following the directions in the link below.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/
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