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#1 ginormous

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Posted 12 July 2007 - 11:36 AM

Hi, this is my first post; I'm something of a newb (even though I studied pre-Pentium IBM micro-channel computer repair), and I hope you can help.

Please forgive me, but I purchased an eMachines (AMD Sempron 3100+ legacy) from the local Wal-Mart about a year ago :thumbsup: . This computer came with XP Media Center 2005 sp2 and AOL 9.0 pre-installed. Some time back, I had AOL Computer Checkup, and also AOL Safety & Security Center on my desktop. One day, the computer crashed. I tried several times to run the Checkup and SSC, but I got nothing but a white window on either one. I deleted them both and attempted to reload, but the white windows continued. I deleted them both, and downloaded Spybot S&D 1.4 and AOL Anti Virus Shield (powered by Kapersky).

Every so often, I get a screen with nothing but wallpaper, missing icons, and some shadows from the icon characters. It takes a while for me to even reboot. This also happens if I have to go into IE to remove cookies or delete webpages. WTF's going on?

Is there a trojan or virus on here? Has a system file been corrupted? Will I have to reformat, and lose all the programs and everything on my computer?


MOD EDIT: Moved to appropriate forum, merged 2 seperate topics then merged posts (above and below this note) ~ stevealmighty


What exactly does this report mean? This what I get when I run the Spybot 1.4 I mentioned earlier. See this link... here.

Log: Activity: SchedLgU.Txt (Backup file, fixing failed)
C:WINDOWSSchedLgU.Txt

Cookie: Cookie (3) (Cookie, fixed)


Cache: Cache (145) (Cache, fixed)


Congratulations!: No immediate threats were found. ()



--- Spybot - Search & Destroy version: 1.4 (build: 20050523) ---

2005-05-31 blindman.exe (1.0.0.1)
2005-05-31 SpybotSD.exe (1.4.0.3)
2005-05-31 TeaTimer.exe (1.4.0.2)
2007-05-26 unins000.exe (51.41.0.0)
2005-05-31 Update.exe (1.4.0.0)
2007-05-23 advcheck.dll (1.5.3.0)
2005-05-31 aports.dll (2.1.0.0)
2005-05-31 borlndmm.dll (7.0.4.453)
2005-05-31 delphimm.dll (7.0.4.453)
2005-05-31 SDHelper.dll (1.4.0.0)
2007-01-02 Tools.dll (2.0.1.0)
2005-05-31 UnzDll.dll (1.73.1.1)
2005-05-31 ZipDll.dll (1.73.2.0)
2007-07-11 IncludesCookies.sbi
2007-05-30 IncludesDialer.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesDialerC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesHijackers.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesHijackersC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesKeyloggers.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesKeyloggersC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesMalware.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesMalwareC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesPUPS.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesPUPSC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesRevision.sbi
2007-05-30 IncludesSecurity.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesSecurityC.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesSpybots.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesSpybotsC.sbi
2005-02-17 IncludesTracks.uti
2007-07-03 IncludesTrojans.sbi
2007-07-11 IncludesTrojansC.sbi
2007-06-06 PluginsTCPIPAddress.dll

Edited by stevealmighty, 13 July 2007 - 12:34 PM.


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#2 TMacK

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Posted 13 July 2007 - 12:07 PM

Hi ginormous and Welcome to Bleeping Computer. :thumbsup:

Lets be optimistic and start here:
Right-click on an empty area of your Desktop/ point to Arrange Icons by/ make a check mark on "Show Desktop Icons".

Then to be on the safe side, download and install SUPERAntiSpyware, allowing it to quarantine whatever it finds.
Run this scan in Safe Mode.

~Edit: Spybot log appears clean.

Edited by TMacK, 13 July 2007 - 12:12 PM.

Chaos reigns within.
Reflect, repent, and reboot.
Order shall return.

aaaaaaaa a~Suzie Wagner




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