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Q: Ad banners giving 404 errors

When ever I go onto a site with an ad banner on it... such as Myspace... gerweck.net (a wrestling site) every ad banner shows up as the "Action Canceled" page and I get immediately taken to a 404 Error page saying different things like "mediaclick" could not be found... which I'm guessing is the banner.

Even if I press the stop button... it'll STILL take me to those pages, and I have no idea what's going on. I've run Ad-Ware, Registry Cleaner and AVG and I'm not getting a single thing. Anyone have any ideas?

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Preferred Solution: Ad banners giving 404 errors

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

A: Ad banners giving 404 errors

What firewall do you have? Do you have any plug-ins/ ADD ons for IE? Have you got a pop up blocker installed?

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I do not know if I am posting this in the right board or not but I am having all kinds of issues with my Dell Latitude D810 with XP. About a week and a half ago I got a pop up with a little red x down by the clock that said windows has detected spyware. I did not click on the x or anything but I used spybot search and destroy and it seems to have gotten rid of it. And since then my computer has since made it so I can not get on the internet and can not run alot of my programs. I try to start my comptuer in safe mode and it runs through the processes and then just freezes on a black screen with a list of system files. When I boot it up in regular mode it gives me the option to open WIndows XP Regular or Windows XP Configuration. If i try and open configuration it just freezes at a black screen. I have put AVG 8.0 Free and HJT on my computer from a home computer. I have all of those logs if that would help with an analysis. I am so confused as to what could be causing this and need your help please!!!!!!
 

A:XP keeps giving errors

You have SPYWARE!

Just had a customer last night with this problem. You have spyware! This particular one is called "spyaxe". Here's what you need to do.

a) Download SmitfraudFix here Read the notes on how to run it because you start in Normal Mode, switch the Safe Mode then back to Normal Mode.

b) Run Spybot Search & Destroy (download here)

Repost with results.

Best,
-- Andy
 

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My brothers PC has started behaving very strangely over the weekend. He was complaining to me that a few games and apps he was trying to install would say give errors saying the source file was corrupt. AVG install files, nvidia drivers, D2D games, all corrupt. I thought they were bad downloads, so I gave him a copy of one of my games, and when he tried to install that, it gave a CRC error saying the disc in drive is corrupt. I just installed that game 2 days ago on my PC no prob, so its not the disc.

So we back up all of his files and decide to reinstall Vista. I wipe both drives clean, and install Vista on Disk 0. He got to install a few drivers from the mobo disc, but when he went to install the nVidia driver, he got another error - this time one saying the file is meant for 32-bit Vista, and that he had the wrong OS. Well thats wrong, hes definitely using 32-bit Vista, the file says 32-bit Vista...so again, very strange error.

So my next thought is that his HDD is failing and corrupting the data on it, so we install Vista on his second HDD...with the exact same results. I'm at a loss here as to what is going on. Could it be his RAM? MOBO? Anyone have any tips on how to troubleshoot this further?

Thanks in advance.
 

A:PC giving strange errors

hi you can run a hdd diagnostic get it from hdd mfr website support page,you can check the ram with memtest86+ download the iso and burn to disc http://www.memtest.org/ use imgburn http://www.google.co.uk/url?q=http://www.imgburn.com/index.php%3Fact%3Ddownload&ei=475kSpmRAdyNjAfZ8-gD&sa=X&oi=smap&resnum=1&ct=result&cd=1&usg=AFQjCNEgiWRc0yN4Oao95yvper9bdXWKtA
it may be worthwhile to check the temps in the bios
 

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Hi
 
I am new to this site.  I have a licenced version of Kaspersky on my computer and it keeps giving errors and says that some files are corrupted when I try to download an update.  I tried to follow various advice given on various files, starting with deleting all temporary files, but a few would not delete and further reading states that these could be malware
 
I am very "green" and am rather a technophobe, so need some step by step advice.
 
I downloaded (with reservations as got several warnings that this is not recognised software!) the Farbar Recovery Scan Tool and scanned my files - see below:
 
can result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x86) Version:14-05-2016
Ran by clifford (administrator) on NTB-CWAKELIN (15-05-2016 10:46:55)
Running from C:\Users\clifford.clifford-HP\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\VFGWET10
Loaded Profiles: clifford (Available Profiles: clifford)
Platform: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional  Service Pack 1 (X86) Language: English (United States)
Internet Explorer Version 11 (Default browser: IE)
Boot Mode: Normal
Tutorial for Farbar Recovery Scan Tool: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/335081-frst-tutorial-how-to-use-farbar-recovery-scan-tool/
==================== Processes (Whitelisted) =================
(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the process will be closed. The file will not be moved.)
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A:Kaspersky keeps giving errors

Hello KZNDiver and welcome to Bleeping Computer.My name is Satchfan and I would be glad to help you with your computer problem.Please read the following guidelines which will help to make cleaning your machine easier:please follow all instructions in the order postedplease continue to review my answers until I tell you your machine appears to be clear. Absence of symptoms does not mean that everything is clearall logs/reports, etc. must be posted in Notepad. Please ensure that word wrap is unchecked. In Notepad click Format, uncheck Word wrap if it is checkedif you don't understand something, please don't hesitate to ask for clarification before proceedingthe fixes are specific to your problem and should only be used for this issue on this machine.please reply within 3 days. If you do not reply within this period I will post a reminder but topics with no reply in 4 days will be closed!IMPORTANT:Please DO NOT install/uninstall any programs unless asked to.Please DO NOT run any scans other than those requested===================================================Uninstall programsPlease uninstall this program:Search App by Askclick Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programsclick on Advanced SystemCare 8 and then on Uninstall. Repeat this for the other programs listed above===================================================Note: Please run these in the order given in the instructions.===================================================Download and run AdwCleaner Download... Read more

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This just started happening for no aparent reason, seems that it started after I downloaded DOTA 6.26 and up. Anyone have any idea why this might be?

XP SP2
AMD64 3000
1GB RAM
ATI 9800 Pro 128MB
 

A:Warcraft III Giving Memory Errors

Dota?
 

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hi guys.

i have 2 raid drives working to give me 350gb space.

however, evertime i start the computer i get a warning from my taskbar that "a drive in raid 0 is failing. try to back-up data immediately.

when i go into the intel storage utility it tells me that the drive working on device port 0 is working fine, but the one in device port 2 is wrong.

the model is ST3160023AS for both drives.

i don't know how to get more info that this.

this has been popping up for a half-year now, but it affects the computer in no way that i can see.

is there something wrong or should i just "Mark as Normal" ?

cheers lads.
 

A:raid drives giving errors.

bump
 

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Hi, recently my computer has been acting strangely, so I was hoping someone could look over my hijackthis log. When I try to run adware programs like adaware or spybot, they appear to be running in task manager, but don't appear on screen. Thanks in advance.Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 11:12:07 AM, on 10/7/2007Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Unable to get Internet Explorer version!Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\AppCore\AppSvc32.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXEC:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\msnmsgr.exeC:\Program Files\HijackThis\HijackThis.exeR1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Inter... Read more

A:Computer Giving Random Errors

Hi Clancy141,Apologies for the long delay--this forum is extremely busy. Your log shows signs of serious infection, but since it has been so long I will need to see another log so I will know what has changed. Please also let me know what you have been doing in the meantime to resolve this problem.Instead of just a new HijackThis log please do the following:Download Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) to your Desktop. Note: You must be logged onto an account with administrator privileges.Close all applications and windows.Double-click on dss.exe to run it, and follow the prompts. If your anti-virus or firewall complains, please allow this script to run as it is not malicious.When the scan is complete, two text files will open - main.txt <- this one will be maximized and extra.txt <-this one will be minimizedCopy (Ctrl+A then Ctrl+C) and paste (Ctrl+V) the contents of main.txt and the extra.txt in your next reply. If you have any problems with the logs, both can be found in C:\Deckard\System Scanner.Also one question--this appears in the HJT log header:MSIE: Unable to get Internet Explorer version!That means HJT could not find Internet Explorer on your system. Have you uninstalled this yourself?

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Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 5:13:20 PM, on 12/14/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ZoneLabs\vsmon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\ABBYY FineReader 9.0\NetworkLicenseServer.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5\guard.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgemc.exe
C:\Program Files\Comodo\CBOClean\BOCORE.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Comodo\CBOClean\BOC425.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5\avgas.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_02\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\HiJackThis\HijackThis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = about:blank
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
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A:slow computer giving errors

computer has slowed down specially when using internet, giving unusual sort of errors- cant find a page but after refreshing getting to the page( but slowly), while running anti virus(avg);it displays error reading hosts file- in system32/drivers,
have downloaded hosts.zip from www.mvps.org as someone recommended to run & use it for protection

how to clean-repair the system as per hijack this log as post previously
 

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I have a strange problem with a new dvd drive that I recently fitted itís a Pioneer DVR-116D drive running on Windows xp Pro. The drive is recognized in ďMy computerĒ and I am able to open the CD and access the files. The problem is if I try to open a program exe file thatís on the CD, I get windows errors usually itís a "not a valid win32 application" error.

The drive is fitted on the secondary ide socket and the drive is set to master. If I re-fit my previous DVD drive there is no problem, everything works!

I suspect that the new drive may be faulty, so just checking everything before I return the drive...any ideas?
 

A:Solved: new dvd drive giving errors

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I have an External USB.
It was a GPT Disk.
I turned it to an mbr disk and created a NTFS Primary Partition and problems started.
Ok, it is there, then in the middle of the copy, it is not.
Or it is there, but the copy process gets stucked.
Sometimes format is possible , sometimes not.
Before this conversion from GPT to MBR; the drive was 90% full.
So, if I have a drive like this having problems with;
how can make it work healthy again, that is if I can?
Do I write it with zeros? Do i format it with external software?
Do I format with from command prompt?
Do I format it to fat32 and ntfs?
What ways can return my drive to the healthy way of working before I converted it?
By the way, I checked and changed the plug and USB Cable and tried different ports.

When I connect the drive, I see the warning of "This drive can work faster if you connect it to a USB 3.0 port". I can see the drive in the "Safely Remove Drive Section" with its name,
But I can't see the drive in Windows Explorer or in Disk Management!
What the heck?
Thanks!

A:External USB (not) giving errors [after gpt to mbr conversion]

In linux, dmesg | tail result is


Code:
dmesg | tail
[ 79.655616] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] 3906963456 512-byte logical blocks: (2.00 TB/1.81 TiB)
[ 79.656111] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Write Protect is off
[ 79.656113] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Mode Sense: 47 00 10 08
[ 79.656115] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Assuming drive cache: write through
[ 79.657359] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Assuming drive cache: write through
[ 79.657362] sdc: sdc1
[ 79.679245] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Assuming drive cache: write through
[ 79.679249] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdc] Attached SCSI disk
[ 79.737267] ses 6:0:0:1: Attached Enclosure device
[ 404.122944] usb 2-1.3: reset high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 11

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Win 7 x64 build 7100
I cleaned the dust from the comp & since then I am getting this error, sound is only working on front 2 speakers. i ensured the card is properly installed, which it is. Last 4 months its been working fine with 4.1 speakers.

Now I cant start the EAX control setting.

I uninstalled the card & drivers & cleaned the registry then reinstalled the drivers from CD.

On installation of the drivers & sound it detects by old speakers as stereo only but all 4 speakers give sound which is too bad, I can now use the EAX control settings
then I run the windows update it download a creative driver which when installed does show me 4.1 speakers but now the EAX control panel wont open & gives error
"the audio device supported by this application is not detected. The application will exit"

any clue what went wrong & how can I get this working?

A:sound blaster audigy giving errors

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any clue what went wrong & how can I get this working?


Yes, this,






Quote:
On installation of the drivers & sound it detects by old speakers as stereo only but all 4 speakers give sound which is too bad, I can now use the EAX control settings
then I run the windows update it download a creative driver


Don't install the driver from Windows Update if things are working. In fact it is a good idea to NEVER install a sound or video driver from Windows Update, they haver a very bad habit of breaking things.

Uninstall the Windows Update driver and see if things start working again. If that doesn't work running System Restore using the last restore point before the Windows Update driver got installed should fix it.

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I have tried all the settings they recommended, I've uninstalled and reinstalled Windows Media Player 9, it said there was a soundcard problem so I uninstalled it and reinstalled it and it works fine playing my audio files for everything else. I just can't get these things to work. I have tried Launchcast from Yahoo and another one and NOTHING. I have tried contacting Yahoo but no response. I would really like to get this to work. Any ideas??? It says in the FAQ to turn off my firewall, that didn't help, I checked my proxy settings, I'm just lost and would really like help. I have WinXP, a cable modem incase that helps.
 

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This system keeps restarting and giving errors. Even when I was installing XP from the CD, it was installing for a while, but then restarted when there was 19 minutes left. It then tried to resume setup, but then it kept restarting.

Here is the error that it was giving when I tried to boot from the XP CD again to finish the installation:

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Line 13 of the INF file \i386\txtsetup.sif is invalid

Setup cannot continue. Press any key to exit.
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The "Line" value is always a different number each time.

And here is the blue screen error that would appear when I would be using Ultimate Boot CD for Windows:

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driver_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

Stop 0X000000D1 (0x0000F188, 0x00000002, 0x00000001, 0xF73C168F)

acpi.sys - Address F73C168F base at F73AD000, DateStamp 41107d27
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It's a Sony Vaio Desktop PCV-RSD400CG.

Suggestions?
 

A:Computer keeps on restarting and giving errors even when installing XP

Start with disconnecting any extra devices, ie printer, scanner, etc.

Next test your hardware. Download and run both memtest and the hd maker's utility for checking the drive.

Once you are sure the hardware checks out OK, then you can attempt an install of the os.

BTW those type of errors are almost always caused by a hardware problem; either a failing hd or memory. Next in line would be a failing power supply or a failing motherboard.
 

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Hi everyone,

My parents' 2-year-old HP Pavillion Media Centre m8200n desktop with Vista Home Premium SP1 is basically dead. For the past few months it would get the BSOD with various stop error codes every so often. No application/action seemed to cause it; it would just happen randomly. After turning the machine off and on again it was usually fine.

In the past week it started doing it more and more until yesterday when the computer would only stay on for a few minutes and then either go to the BSOD or a black screen. After turning it off and on it would stay on without crashing for shorter and shorter periods of time until it couldn't even get to the user selection screen. After leaving it off for a while and then turning it on it will go back to being able to stay active for a few minutes again but no longer, and then it just repeats the cycle of the time it can go without crashing decreasing. A few times when it crashes a high-pitched repeated beep comes from the tower. When I boot the computer into safe mode it can last a few minutes longer but not much, and eventually still crashes.

After rebooting the computer and basically giving up on trying to recover the files left on there because the thing won't stay responsive for long enough to let me, I decided to run system restore. The computer came with a recovery partition so I tried to recover from that. The first time I tried to get the recovery program to back up our personal files but it crashed as soon as it had g... Read more

A:Computer keeps crashing and giving STOP errors

to BC, vn13.Download BlueScreenViewNo installation required.Double click on BlueScreenView.exe file to run the program.When scanning is done, go Edit>Select All.Go File>Save Selected Items, and save the report as BSOD.txt.Open BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all content, and paste it into your next reply.Is it overheating? Speedfan will report temps for you. Since you said it would work for shorter and shorter periods, that leads me to believe it is overheating and can't cool off before you try to use it again.Get a can of compressed air and blow out all the innerds. Make sure the fan(s) aren't caked in dust.

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Hi
Just borrowed the mother in laws laptop (samsung R40) this week, running 32bit windows 7, but its only carrying 2 X 512mb DDR2 Ram Chips.
I have a 1GB spare and have tried to ut this in place of both ram slots(i tried both because i was unsure if it had a primary slot or not) and it works fine for about 10 mins, a LOT quicker even though its just 512 better off, and then BAM blue screen and when i try to re-launch the display is all messed up and doesnt even get to the bios loading screen. until i change the Ram again???
Any ideas?
i have searched google to see what it can be upgraded to and that says up to 3.5gb so im stuck.

Any ideas?
Thanks
 

A:RAM upgrade giving me bluescreen and display errors?

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Hello,

Let me start off by giving the specs of my machine. It's a Gateway FX that I bought from Newegg this past June and below is a screenshot of the specs. And here is the Newegg Link to the computer so you can see more specs.

I'm having a lot of problems with my Vista right now and was wondering if someone here might be able to help me solve my problems. Let me give you a quick run down of what's been happening. About a week ago, I went to bed and put my computer in the low-power state (see below).

I usually do this at night because I hadn't thought it would be a problem. I had two programs up and running when I did this - Firefox (version 3.5.3) and Microsoft Word 2007. The Word document was just blank and I left this up often because with my new computer it only came with a trial version of Microsoft Office and I didn't want to keep wasting my trial usages each time I needed to open it. Either way, I woke up the next morning and my computer had shut down. I didn't really think anything of it. I figured maybe updates had been done and it had shut off or something (there was no power outage). I turned on my computer for the day and that is when my problems began.

I opened up Firefox and was just checking my gmail and such when Firefox closed. I didn't think anything of it and opened it back up again. It closed shortly thereafter again and I thought something might be up. I ran CCleaner and Spybot - Search and Destroy and SB-S&D didn't find anything and CCleaner... Read more

A:Vista Giving Me All Sorts Of Errors And BSOD's

Jason

go to c:\windows\minidump, zip the dump file (*.dmp) and upload it to us using the attachment icon (shaped like a paperclip) in the reply form.

let us know if you need help with any of this

ken

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Hello!i
I got an EeePC about 2 weeks ago. It's running WinXP Home SP2 and has a 4GB SSD (it's a subnotebook). I upgraded the RAM from 512 to 2GB. Everything was perfect until Thursday when I inadvertently downloaded a theme file from Appleblossomart.com (AVOID LIKE THE PLAGUE) that had the Win32/Gaelicum.A virus. I got rid of it using the vcleaner tool from AVG. After I finished I ran several AVG scans, all came back clear. I ran the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool and it found nothing. All was good until Saturday when I clicked shutdown and a window popped up Windows Live Mail couldn't be closed automatically and did I want to manually shut it down (I had already exited the program before clicking shut down). I said yes and it closed and the system shut down normally. I rebooted to see if everything was fine and when I went to shut down this time I got:

"The system is shutting down. Shutdown is initiated by NT AUTHORITY/SYSTEM

C:\windows\system32\services.exe terminated unexpecetdly with status code 1073741819

System will close and reboot in 60 seconds"

When it rebooted all was fine. In fact I was error free all day Sunday but Monday evening got that error again. When it reboots all is fine. I tried installing AdAware but when I try to run it I get:

"Exception EAccess Violation in module Ad-Aware 2007.exe at 001DD084. Access violation at address 005DD084 in module 'Ad-Aware2007.exe. Read of address 00000414.&q... Read more

A:Brand New Xp System Giving Multiple Errors

You can likely fix the AdAware error by uninstalling AdAware and reinstalling a freshly downloaded copy.But I wonder if there may still be some malware hiding in your system. I'd suggest a couple of these free, online scans to double check:Be advised that some of these scanners will pickup things in "quarantine" from other anti-virus programs - so review the results carefully:http://housecall.trendmicro.comhttp://www.pandasecurity.com/homeusers/solutions/activescan/http://www.kaspersky.com/virusscannerhttp://www.bitdefender.com/scan8/ie.htmlhttp://support.f-secure.com/enu/home/ols.shtmlhttp://us.mcafee.com/root/mfs/default.asphttp://onlinescan.avast.com/http://ca.com/us/securityadvisor/virusinfo/scan.aspxhttp://www.eset.com/onlinescan/<links compiled on 02/14/2008>

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So my Mcafee expired today and I decided I was going to try Bitdefender. Uninstalled Mcafee first and then installed Bitdefender. Luckily I decided to try the trial version first because chaos has broken loose on my computer. I can't run any programs -- task manager, thunderbird, mozilla programs, Winpatrol ect... --firefox works for some reason though.

Anyway, I keep getting a failed to initialize error. I don't know what to do. I work from home and can't do anything right now. I made an account on the Bitdefender forum and when I'm signed in I'm NOT AUTHORIZED to view posts or to post myself. What is that crap!? I can't get support from them? Really? Yeah, I really want to buy your product now. Psh.

The clock is ticking and I have a ton of work to do so I decided to just uninstall Bitdefender. About half way through it says I don't have permission to delete it and I'm forced to hit cancel. Ugh. So I google that and I've found a Bitdefender uninstall tool through their forum (when I was signed out). When I try to run it I once again get the failed to initialize error (The applicaion failed to initalize properly (0xc0000005). Click OK to terminate the application.).

Someone please help! I'm freaking out. I've also tried a system restore and I get the same error message. What can I do?

I'm running Vista and the only other active antivirus type program that would be active is Winpatrol, which is also not working.

A:BidDefender is giving me failed to initalize errors

Try this program, kills Security stuff http://www.appremover.com/ - Ive never tried it. There must be some major conflict. I dont know Bitdefender at all but there is a almost similar Failed to scan threat here http://forum.bitdefender.com/index.php?sho...ailed+initalize and hints on how to uninstall manually. But may be you have seen already. xp-AntiSpyNero 8PunkBuster Servicesare mentioned as incompatible. Likely to be more, like 80% uninstalled Mcafee ;) but dump it for now at least. Dont they have a knowledgebase/faq or is all info in forum? Mcafee also have a special uninstaller btw. http://service.mcafee.com/FAQDocument.aspx?id=TS100507Dont think Winpatrol has anything to do with this - not uless you blocked some Bitdefender releated drivers/services/startup entries?That appremover does not seem to list Bitdefender as a supported application so of no use unless Mcafee is problem.Have you tried safe mode? but probably best you read that thread again, they will know better how-to get rid of it manually.

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Somehow my Norton got messed up and now it wont even let me uninstall it so I can reinstall it again it keeps giving me error 1606, I dont know how to uninstall it. Someone please HELP!!!

Thanks for any help.
Jen
 

A:(Resolved) Norton Antivirus is giving me errors

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I have a Deskjet [HP] 5440 so-called photo printer that has worked pretty much flawlessly for 16 months or so. A few days ago it began giving me unintelligible 'error flashes' on the big green LED power button. I have tried to time the flashes into some sort of code, but it seems to me its got at least three, maybe four patterns its rolling through and I can't be sure yet of the sequence & interval.

Some symptoms are:
- it printed ok even after the series of flashes began about four days ago, until
- it finally stopped printing, simply giving a "job failed to print" error on the screen, late in the week. Since that time, I can't seem to communicate with it other than to cancel jobs and remove the printer from WinXP Pro
- The other two buttons are apparently non-functional.. nothing happens when pressing them
- The Power Button will not cycle power. Basically, plugging in the power supply brings back the flashing madness, but there are no "off" and "on" functions.
- The HP so-called "diagnostic utility" can see the printer, but doesn't offer any other info.
- No matter how long I leave it unplugged from both power supply and USB, the behaviour is the same.

Anyone have some direction for me?

thx
Zapp
 

A:Deskjet 5440 giving errors - can't clear. Help pls.

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whenever i start up mozilla i get 30-40 errors titled "mozilla.exe - Bad Image".
i dont know what to do, i got a nightly build a long time ago and installed that and that fixed it, but i uninstalled it. now i downloaded it and i get the errors, so i got the most recent nightly build and im still getting errors.
any1 know what to do?
 

A:(Solved) mozilla giving lots of errors

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I have tried many methods to solve this windows update problem but all in vain...The last time I was able to check for updates and install it successfully was more than a year ago, at august 2015(after that i didnt try to update my computer for 6 months or so).Since then, I am not able to search for updates .I have tried resetting windows update components following brink's tutorial and also updated the windows update agent.I have installed the April 2015 stack update KB3020369,convenience rollup KB 3125574.I also ran sfc/scannow . It said that there were some errors and have fixed it.I have also manually downloaded and installed platform update KB 2670838 and also ran the SURT tool and it said that there were 95 errors and 89 of them were fixed.After I start searching for updates, it will continue like that for an hour or so and then return an error code.
These are the error codes I get -8024400A,80072EFE,8024402F,80072EE2.Someone told that these are due to proxy configuration problems but I have never used a PROXY at all.When checking for updates I also disable the firewall and antivirus program, but nervethless useless for me.Nothing seems to work.Can someone help me to sort out this problem.

I have also uploaded the reportingevents.log and windows update log from software distributions folder if at all it can be of any use.These are from the folder after I reset windows update components.I have of also included the list of updates installed on my computer before and af... Read more

A:windows update searching for updates giving errors

Did you try a repair install? You will have to reactivate after. Dism++10.1.7.5HFull.zip


Repair Install

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I have a Toshiba satellite 205 laptop,running Vista Service Pack 2 It is running slow, occasionally freezing for 15-60 seconds, "blinking" and then resuming. It is also giving me run time errors and now when I type, the keyboard is not typing all the letters I hit.

Thanks for your help,

Terry Simpson
 

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please help, browser redirecting pages, giving 404 and 403 errors for sites. lost of sites are getting "Cannot find server or DNS Error" message (youtube, panda activescan and myspace)
This is my hijack this log:

logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 17:04:16, on 22/02/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\csrss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy Media Creator 8\Drag to Disc\DrgToDsc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgemc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\McAfee.com\PERSON~1\MpfTray.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\McAfee.com\PERSON~1\MPFSERVICE.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\wdfmgr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\McAfee.com\PERSON~1\MpfAgent.exe
C:\Program Files\BT Voyager 105 ADSL Modem\dslstat.exe
C:\WINDOWS\wanmpsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\BT Voyager 105 ADSL Modem\dslagent.exe
C:\Program Files\VoyagerTest\fts.exe
C:\Program Files\Spyware Doctor\swdoctor.exe
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Hi there
I have a fairly new machine running Windows 8.1. In the last week or so it has given various rundll errors. I have tried to do a system restore but when I get to the System Protection option i get the attached system properties protection error message. In addition to this it has started requesting that I activate windows (it's never asked me to do this before and I assume was activated when I purchased the machine. However, it doesnt allow me to activate and just says

Windows cant activate at this time. Try activating again later. If that doesnt work, contact support.
Admittedly I havent contacted 'support' yet but I cant envisage Microsoft being much assistance.

I deactivated AVG to try running combofix (which I saw on another thread here), but it wouldnt run and gave me the error that ComboFix is not meant to run in Compatibility mode. I haven't attempted to sort that out (but that is why AVG is disabled as you will see below).

I have also just discovered sweetim on the machine which I am about to attempt to remove using SpyHunter.

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8.1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD A10-6800K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics, AMD64 Family 21 Model 19 Stepping 1
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 7366 Mb
Graphics Card: AMD Radeon HD 8670D, 768 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 953516 MB, Free - 887883 MB;
Motherboard: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC., A88XM-A
Antivirus: AVG AntiVirus Free Edition 2014, Disabled
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A:Windows 8.1 requesting activation and giving runndll errors

Sorry, I just realised the attachment isnt allowed. The error says:

SystemPropertiesProtection.exe - Bad Image
C:\Windows\system32\SPP.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error. Try installing the program again using the original installation media or contact your system administrator or the software vendor for support. Error status 0xc0000020

The main rundll error says:
RunDLL
There was a problem starting C:\Windows\system32\WerConCpl.dll
C:\Windows\system32\WerConCpl.dll is not a valid Win32 application

I tried to post a hijack this log but hijack this gave me the following error:
For some reason your system denied write access to the Hosts file. If any hijacked domains are in this file, Hijack this may NOT be able to fix this.
If that happens, you need to edit the file yourself. To do this click start, run and type:
notepad C:\Windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts
and press enter, find the line(s) HiJackThis reports and delete them. Save the file as 'hosts.'(with quotes, and reboot.
For Vista...

(I haven't done this as I'm not sure what it means). I seem to be able to run HiJack this and run the scan but if I click analyse this it says No Internet Connections Available (no idea why it says that as internet is working fine). If I click Save log, it opens the save logfile box and then a blank notepad file opens with the error
Cannot find the C:\Program Files (x86)\Trens Micro\Hijackthis\hijackthis.log file.
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I was trying to hook my computer directly up to the internet rather than wirelssly. I connected my computer to the router hooked up to the internet through a network cable. My main computer also uses this router to hook up to the internet. I try to enable sharing on microsoft 2000 pro and it tells me i must install at least one protocol for this network to work. I try to install TCP/IP and it tells me "Could not add the requested component. The error is: 0x8004A021. The computer says that I'm connected and says it has sent things to the main computer. Not really sure if it needs to communicate with the other computer considering the router is directly connected to the cable modem. It says Local Area Connection 1 has a 100mbps connection speed but i can't connect.

please help
 

A:Microsoft 2000 giving errors when trying to install protocol

Is there any chance that my cable router only allows one IP address to connect directly to it and that is the problem?
 

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Hi, My Laptop running Windows 7 gives an error when trying to boot and leads me to the Startup Repair. Startup Repair then gives the following message:Startup Repair Cannot repair this computer automaticallywith an option to Send Information or not to Send Information The Problem details log leaves the following information:Problem signature:Problem Event Name: StartupRepairOfflineProblem Event Signature 01: 6.1.7600.16358Problem Event Signature 02: 6.1.7600.16358Problem Event Signature 03: unknownProblem Event Signature 04: 21201029Problem Event Signature 05: External MediaProblem Event Signature 06: 11Problem Event Signature 07: NoBootFailureOs Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1Locale ID: 1033I tried using the Windows 7 disk to go back to a previous restore point before the problem occurred and I received this error message again after starting with out the Windows 7 disk

A:Laptop won't boot giving errors in Start Up Repair

Hi, Jiggy.When running Startup Repair, is the Windows 7 install media connected and accessible? 1. Insert the Windows 7 installation disc into the disc drive, and then start the computer. 2. Press a key when the message indicating "Press any key to boot from CD or DVD ?". appears. 3. Select a language, a time and currency, and a keyboard or input method, and then click Next. 4. Click Repair your computer. 5. In the System Recovery Options dialog box, choose the drive of your Windows installation and click Next. 6. At the System Recovery Options Dialog Box, click on Repair your computer. 7. Click the operating system that you want to repair, and then click Next. 8. In the System Recovery Options dialog box, click Startup Repair. Information conveniently stolen from DSTM. While the media is attached, run sfc /scannow from an elevated command prompt.

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DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64 
Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.17153  BrowserJavaVersion: 10.13.2
Run by jametayl at 12:57:34 on 2013-07-01
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise   6.1.7600.0.1252.1.1033.18.8073.4354 [GMT -5:00]
.
AV: McAfee VirusScan Enterprise *Enabled/Updated* {86355677-4064-3EA7-ABB3-1B136EB04637}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: McAfee VirusScan Enterprise Antispyware Module *Enabled/Updated* {3D54B793-665E-3129-9103-206115370C8A}
FW: McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention Firewall *Enabled* {959DA8E2-3527-57D1-4915-924367AD4FE9}
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvc.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\IDT\WDM\STacSV64.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display\NvXDSync.exe
C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvc.exe
C:\Windows\system32\WUDFHost.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
C:\Windows\System32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonation
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
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A:Babylon redirects, and certs giving errors for common things like google.com

Hello thejam I would like to welcome you to the Malware Removal section of the forum.Around here they call me Gringo and I will be glad to help you with your malware problems.Very Important --> Please read this post completely, I have spent my time to put together somethings for you to keep in mind while I am helping you to make things go easier, faster and smoother for both of us!Please do not run any tools unless instructed to do so.We ask you to run different tools in a specific order to ensure the malware is completely removed from your machine, and running any additional tools may detect false positives, interfere with our tools, or cause unforeseen damage or system instability.Please do not attach logs or use code boxes, just copy and paste the text.Due to the high volume of logs we receive it helps to receive everything in the same format, and code boxes make the logs very difficult to read. Also, attachments require us to download and open the reports when it is easier to just read the reports in your post.Please read every post completely before doing anything.Pay special attention to the NOTE: lines, these entries identify an individual issue or important step in the cleanup process.Please provide feedback about your experience as we go.A short statement describing how the computer is working helps us understand where to go next, for example: I am still getting redirected, the computer is running normally, etc. Please do not describe the computer as "the same", ... Read more

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I woke up, and, as has been the case a few times in the last month or so, my computer had some strange spyware stuff. I quickly googled the fix for it, and began to scan with MBAM, however, instead of finishing, and letting me cleanup the problem, it closed, and restarted my computer.

On restart it had disabled taskmanager and registry editing, as well as blocking any programs I was trying to run to fix it (AVG/MBAM). Before fixing that I restarted in safemode and did a scan with AVG. It found several problems and removed them.

On entering standard windows again, the same problems persisted. I managed to restore access to my registry and task manager, but that's it so far.

I've been trying to diagnose and fix my problems for the last 3 hours or so, but everytime i've tried a fix, it hasn't worked.

Running MBAM works up until I hit scan. It looks like it's about to start, then closes, and whenever I try to open it again I get the error:

"Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may no have the appropriate permissions to access the item."

Reinstalling MBAM "fixes" that error, but it just repeats if I try to scan again.

-I read that someone had the same problem, and tried renaming the mbam.exe to winlogon.exe, but this didn't fix my problem.


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A:Programs not opening, or giving errors upon opening, no internet access. svchast+cvs

Hello -

Do you still require help for this issue?

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I woke up, and, as has been the case a few times in the last month or so, my computer had some strange spyware stuff. I quickly googled the fix for it, and began to scan with MBAM, however, instead of finishing, and letting me cleanup the problem, it closed, and restarted my computer.

On restart it had disabled taskmanager and registry editing, as well as blocking any programs I was trying to run to fix it (AVG/MBAM). Before fixing that I restarted in safemode and did a scan with AVG. It found several problems and removed them.

On entering standard windows again, the same problems persisted. I managed to restore access to my registry and task manager, but that's it so far.

I've been trying to diagnose and fix my problems for the last 3 hours or so, but everytime i've tried a fix, it hasn't worked.

Running MBAM works up until I hit scan. It looks like it's about to start, then closes, and whenever I try to open it again I get the error:

"Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may no have the appropriate permissions to access the item."

Reinstalling MBAM "fixes" that error, but it just repeats if I try to scan again.

-I read that someone had the same problem, and tried renaming the mbam.exe to winlogon.exe, but this didn't fix my problem.
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A:Programs not opening, or giving errors upon opening, no internet access (Vundo?)

If you cannot get DDS to work, please try this instead.Please download RSIT by random/random and save it to your Desktop.Note: You will need to run this tool while connected to the Internet so it can download HijackThis if it is not located on your system. If you get a warning from your firewall or other security programs regarding Rist attempting to contact the Internet, please allow the connection.Close all applications and windows so that you have nothing open and are at your Desktop.Double-click on RSIT.exe to start the program.If using Windows Vista, be sure to Run As Administrator.Click Continue after reading the disclaimer screen.Leave the drop down box set to default: "List/folders created or modified in the last 1 month (30 days).When the scan is complete, a text file named log.txt will automatically open in Notepad.Save the log file to your desktop and copy/paste the contents into a new topic in the HijackThis Logs and Malware Removal forum, NOT here.Important: Be sure to mention that you tried to follow the Prep Guide but were unable to get DDS to run.If RSIT did not work, then reply back here.

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Hi, i have a set of office computers linked to the main local Domain server. Its been a while now that some computers has been giving logon errors telling me "The security database on the server does not have a computer account for this workstation trust relationship". I could only temporarily fix it by doing a clean install of windows and joining the Domain server again, but it has happened the 3rd time today after a few months of no errors. Im thinking of finnishing this regular error by doing a clean install of the server itself but im afraid of losing data stored and have to set up all my settings all over again. So if theres any permanent fix to this it would be extemely appreciated.

A:Workstation Giving logon errors. "The trust relationship"

I'm not sure if this will help but from what I've read this is a fairly common problem although the solutions seem to be different depending on many factors.


Trust Relationship Between Workstation and Domain Fails

Hot fix that may help with this problem.

Error 1789 when you use the LookupAccountName function on a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2

And another link with a fix for the problem and some helpful comments.
? FIX: Windows 7 Login Error "The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed."

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I recently noticed that the system was trying to do 7 updates every day at closedown, and found that update was giving a return code of 800736b3.

I have run SURT several times, and it doesn't seem to give any results (or should I be looking somewhere else?).

I ran sfc /scannow and extracted the results and they are in sfcdetails.txt (attached). SFC said there were some files it couldn't fix, even though sfcdetails.txt says it has fixed all of them.

CBS.zip is much too big to upload using the paperclip - is there another way?

I tried restoring to an earlier restore point, and unfortunately all the attempted updates have flushed my list of restore points - and the oldest few all give me a return code of x00000022.

Not sure if this is one problem or two...! I am reluctant to do a System Recovery as it sounds pretty drastic - help would be much appreciated!

PS Is any more info required?

A:Windows update giving return code 800736b3; restores giving x00000022

The only errors in SFC are these...

Code:
2015-06-14 21:41:16, Info CSI 000005e7 [SR] Repairing 1 components
2015-06-14 21:41:16, Info CSI 000005e8 [SR] Beginning Verify and Repair transaction
2015-06-14 21:41:16, Info CSI 000005ea [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"utc.app.json" of Microsoft-Windows-Unified-Telemetry-Client, Version = 6.1.7601.18839, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_AMD64 (9), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
2015-06-14 21:41:16, Info CSI 000005ec [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:66{33}]"telemetry.ASM-WindowsDefault.json" of Microsoft-Windows-Unified-Telemetry-Client, Version = 6.1.7601.18839, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_AMD64 (9), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
...which are caused by an MS update which they messed up the file-coding on and may get around to fixing sometime.
It's not critical, but you could get rid of it by uninstalling KB3022345 and/or KB3068708 and hiding the latter when it reappers in your offered updates list.

Please post the C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\CheckSUR.log and C:\Windows\Logs\CheckSUR.Persist.log files.

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I woke up, and, as has been the case a few times in the last month or so, my computer had some strange spyware stuff. I quickly googled the fix for it, and began to scan with MBAM, however, instead of finishing, and letting me cleanup the problem, it closed, and restarted my computer.On restart it had disabled taskmanager and registry editing, as well as blocking any programs I was trying to run to fix it (AVG/MBAM). Before fixing that I restarted in safemode and did a scan with AVG. It found several problems and removed them. On entering standard windows again, the same problems persisted. I managed to restore access to my registry and task manager, but that's it so far.I've been trying to diagnose and fix my problems for several hours, but everytime i've tried a fix, it hasn't worked.Running MBAM works up until I hit scan. It gets 2 seconds into the scan then closes, and whenever I try to open it again I get the error:"Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may no have the appropriate permissions to access the item."Reinstalling MBAM "fixes" that error, but it just repeats if I try to scan again.-I read that someone had the same problem, and tried renaming the mbam.exe to winlogon.exe, but this didn't fix my problem.I cannot be entirely sure, but it seems like I have no access to the internet on that computer (I am using my laptop to post). AVG will still run, sort of, but it will not update, wont clicking scan does nothing.I trie... Read more

A:Most Programs not opening, or giving errors upon opening, no internet access.

I'm being assisted on the MBAM forums, this thread can be closed. Thanks!

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I wonder if someone could point me in the right direction.

I dont have the normal ads and banners appear on some sites in vista. I know its a security thing, but I feel like some websites are incomplete.

My example is www.nme.com. If you see the ads on the right hand colum and on the top, well i receive them on my xp machine, but on my vista laptop they are just white blank.

Is there a setting I need to switch on? I dont think I have flash installed either.

A:No Banners / Ads

Go to Adobe link http://www.adobe.com/shockwave/download/do..._getflashplayerAlso in IE under tools go to>internet options>advanced>under multimedia see if show pictures is ticked.

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Can someone help in getting rid of ad banners when I am surfing on the net. Thank you.
Much appreciate your help.

A:ad banners

See Seven Forums Rules: Windows 7 Help Forums - Forum Rules






Quote:
13) No ad blocking discussions. This site depends on ads to pay for the costs of running and maintaining it.


Kari

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Hello all, I would like to borrow some of your great knowledge to help me combat my computer problem.
I downloaded a couple of spyware programs. They scanned and indicated that I had some bad files.
For a fee, they would correct. I did not have the money so I erased both. One of them left me a nasty
desktop icon that gives me a nastygram banner every 20 seconds. Can someone help me get rid of it???

A:Bad Banners

I suspect to have been infected with rogue antispyware, which in it's self is malware.
Please post what the name of the software is, and the nastygram states word for word. I have no doubt we will be able to help.

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For some reason i cant se any banners...i think the internet explorer desconfigurate somehow...is there anyway i can configurate it again?

A:Can;t see banners

Download WinsockFix and unzip it. Then double-click on it to run it.

Please download HijackThis - this program will help us determine if there are any spyware/malware on your computer. Create a folder at C:\HJT and move HijackThis.exe there. Double click on the program to run it.

1. If it gives you an intro screen, just choose 'Do a system scan and save a logfile'.
2. If you don't get the intro screen, just hit Scan and then click on Save log.
3. Get HijackThis Analyzer and save it to the same folder as the hijackthis.log file. Run HijackThis Analyzer and type in y if you agree. The result.txt file will open up in Notepad. Copy the whole result.txt log and post it in the forum. We do not need the original hijackthis.log (unless we ask for it). Do not fix anything in HijackThis since they may be harmless.

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i keep getting millions of popups and have scanned with everything i can find to scan with but they just keep coming back also my comp sometimes will play random music that i cant shut off and its not coming fom any of my media playersplease any help would be greatly appreciatedAd-Aware SE Build 1.06r1Logfile Created on:Wednesday, July 25, 2007 2:15:02 PMCreated with Ad-Aware SE Personal, free for private use.Using definitions file:SE1R182 23.07.2007???????????????????????????????????????????????????References detected during the scan:???????????????????????????????????????MRU List(TAC index:0):15 total referencesTracking Cookie(TAC index:3):14 total references???????????????????????????????????????Ad-Aware SE Settings===========================Set : Search for negligible risk entriesSet : Safe mode (always request confirmation)Set : Scan active processesSet : Scan registrySet : Deep-scan registrySet : Scan my IE Favorites for banned URLsSet : Scan my Hosts fileExtended Ad-Aware SE Settings===========================Set : Unload recognized processes & modules during scanSet : Scan registry for all users instead of current user onlySet : Always try to unload modules before deletionSet : During removal, unload Explorer and IE if necessarySet : Let Windows remove files in use at next rebootSet : Delete quarantined objects after restoringSet : Include basic Ad-Aware settings in log fileSet : Include additional Ad-Aware settings in log fileSet : Include reference summary in lo... Read more

A:Top-banners.com +

Welcome to the BleepingComputer HijackThis Logs and Analysis forum mikeybrainless My name is Richie and i'll be helping you to fix your problems.Please download Combofix and save to your desktop:Note: It is important that it is saved directly to your desktop Close any open browsers. Double click on combofix.exe and follow the prompts. When it's finished it will produce a log. Post the entire contents of C:\ComboFix.txt into your next reply. Note: Do not mouseclick combofix's window while it's running. That may cause the program to freeze/hang. Also post a fresh Hijackthis log please.

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My mother's computer has something on it where she is constantly getting pop-ups. Mostly from top-banner.com. Below is her hijack this log:Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7Scan saved at 9:55:32 PM, on 12/4/2004Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXBCES.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXPPS.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\ACS\AOLAcsd.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\TopSpeed\2.0\aoltsmon.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exeC:\PROGRA~1\McAfee.com\PERSON~1\MPFSERVICE.exeC:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exeC:\Program Files\Softex\OmniPass\Omniserv.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\Program Files\Softex\OmniPass\OPXPApp.exeC:\WINDOW... Read more

A:top-banners pop-ups

HiYou have Wild Tangent installed. Wild Tangent collects information about you and your usage. The advertisements may also contain pornographic or other material that you might find inappropriate. You can follow these instructions to uninstall it: No. 8 - Uninstallation .Please print or copy these instructions because you are not able to access the Internet in SafeMode.Make sure you are set to show hidden files and folders: A. On the Tools menu in Windows Explorer, click Folder Options.B. Click the View tab.C. Under Hidden files and folders, click Show hidden files and folders.D. Uncheck Hide extensions for known filetypes and Hide protected operating system files.How to see hidden files in WindowsREBOOT into SafeMode by tapping F8 key repeatedly at bootup: Starting your computer in Safe modeRun HijackThis!, press Scan, and put a check mark next to all these:O2 - BHO: (no name) - {08227B4B-54FE-4C4D-809F-BCA46292FC5B} - C:\WINDOWS\System32\AANTX.dllO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ASHLT] C:\WINDOWS\Ashlt.exeO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Mmgsvc] C:\WINDOWS\mmgsvc.exeO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [svrrun] C:\WINDOWS\svrrun.exeO4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Mmgsvc] C:\WINDOWS\mmgsvc.exeClose all other windows and browsers, and press the Fix Checked button.Search for these files and delete them if found:C:\WINDOWS\System32\AANTX.dll <-- this fileC:\WINDOWS\Ashlt.exe <-- this fileC:\WINDOWS ... Read more

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I'm running XP Pro and I cannot see the banners in programs like Emailcash. How can I allow Windows to display these banners.
 

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Ever notice that no matter where you go there are banners and ads everywhere...and I believe that they are at the root cause of malware and spyware development. I'm sik of bannars and ads. The day a mcdonalds add appears below the mound is the day I stop watchin ball. Hockey is already ruined. Well hockeys another issue...its actually a twice baked potatoe now...and I wouldnt watch it if some one paid me. But a few years back at least the Ice was clear of adds...boards to for most part. Look at a hockey rink now...well last years pics...mcdonalds and beer ads all over the ice.

Anyway...can I make my computer block bannars? Can it be done??? When I wuz a college boy I knew a kid that had linux setup so he never got bannars. But can this be done on windows? Thanks. -joe

A:Banners and ads

Two simple steps will help:
- Install Pop-Up-Stopper
- Click into IE Tools/Internet Options/Privacy Tab/Advanced and click on 'Block Third-Party Cookies'

Hope this helps!

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Q: banners

hi, copied and pasted the link jus like they said but it's not showing up as banner, neone know y?
 

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How do I stop advertising banners from coming onto sites that I'm visiting.
 

A:Stopping banners

If the adds are appearing on the site then you cannot stop them, but if they are popping up in new windows you may be infected with adware.

Run this program and post the log.

Click on this link to download : ADWCleaner Click on the Download Now button and save it to your desktop.

NOTE: If using Internet Explorer and you get an alert that stops the program downloading click on Tools > Smartscreen Filter > Turn off Smartscreen Filter then click on OK in the box that opens. Then click on the link again.

Close your browser and double click on this icon on your desktop:

You will then see the screen below, click on the Scan button (as indicated), accept any prompts that appear and allow it to run, it may take several minutes to complete, when it is done click on the Clean button, accept any prompts that appear and allow the system to reboot. You will then be presented with the report, Copy & Paste it into your next post.
 

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Does anyone know of an inkjet printer that prints banners, 8 1/2 inch x 11 inch per page, and works with windows7?

A:Printer for Banners

Roland Soljet Pro II
My friend has one and it is very fast and prints 54" wide by however long your roll is.
http://www.signsupply.com/Roland/SC-...540-740-EX.asp

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Hi,

I've been hijacked! My Norton warning system is going crazy blocking this ****ing thing. How can I get rid of it?

here's the HJThis log file.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 12:42:41 AM, on 6/16/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16473)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\WLKeeper.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\AppCore\AppSvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\AOL\ACS\AOLacsd.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXE
C:\Program Files\Dell\NICCONFIGSVC\NICCONFIGSVC.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\ZcfgSvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\RegSrvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Intel\Wireless\Bin\1XConfig.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint\Apoint.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\hkcmd.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxpers.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxsrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\j2re1.4.2_03\bin\jusched.exe
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A:top-banners.com nightmare.

Download ComboFix from Here or Here to your Desktop.

Double click combofix.exe and follow the prompts.
When finished, it shall produce a log for you. Post that log and a HiJackthis log in your next reply
Note: Do not mouseclick combofix's window while its running. That may cause it to stall
 

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I am having something occur i've never seen before.

Website banners (728x90, 250x250, 300x250, etc) on any website I visit are being hijacked & replaced.

The banners are all driven by the following (when you click on them)

ad.scanmedios.com
ad.yieldmanager.com
ad.optimizedby.rmxads.com
ad.adserverplus.com
ads.quixsurf.com

Again - banners on just about any website i visit are being replaced by the above listed urls which then forward to an ad.

No pop ups.

I do not see any of these banners occur using firefox, ie7 only.

I am using winxp sp3.

Scans of adaware 2008, avg, kapersky, showed nothing. I also ran combofix - and online trojan scanner - still nothing.

I've never seen this one before - any suggestions?

A:Banners Hijacked In Ie7

Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune & save it to your desktop. alternate download link DO NOT use yet. Please download and install SUPERAntiSpyware FreeDouble-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 Updates". (If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and unzip into the program's folder.)Under the "Configuration and Preferences", click the Preferences... button.Click the "General and Startup" tab, and under Start-up Options, make sure "Start SUPERAntiSpyware when Windows starts" box is unchecked.Click the "Scanning Control" tab, and under Scanner Options, make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):Close browsers before scanning.Scan for tracking cookies.Terminate memory threats before quarantining.Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program.Do not run a scan just yet.Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appears) press the F8 key repeatedly. A menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow ke... Read more

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