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Q: Sound very soft

So I turned on my computer today and the startup sounds would be normal but sounds for all applications would be very soft. For example when you move the volume mixer to full it would still be really soft. The only sounds that work fine is when I am watching youtube and also when I run steam as an admin because if i dont run in admin mode I am able to barely hear the sounds but it would function normally otherwise. Please help me

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Preferred Solution: Sound very soft

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My computer is making kind of a loud whistling sound, it doesn't look like I have bad caps(on my motherboard) though.

Also I hear some sort of "disc spinning" or "fan-like sound" that's loud but it's "soft" loud(like a refrigerator/freezer makes a sort of "soft" but loud sound) makes but it's not my fans. I am guessing it could be my hard drive?

Anyone know what problem I could possibly have?
 

A:Whistling sound + soft-loud harddrive sound?

Take the side off the case and tell us where the noise is coming from.
 

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I just tried out the media center but I noticed that when playing files the sound is soft. The media center splash screen is loud when I open the program but I have to turn the volume way up to have it play normal. When I use Media Portal which is almost the same as Media Center the volume is fine. I even tried uninstalling Media Portal just in case the codecs conflict or something. Is there a setting I have to change? I configured the audio in media center for 7.1 speakers.

Sorry I posted this in the wrong section. Mods can you move it to the Media Center section. Thanks.

A:Sound is soft

The + and - sign buttons also adjust the volume in WMC... have you tried them?

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I use mics over Ventrilo, a teamspeak-type program for people to talk. Randomly one day people couldn't hear me; I thought it was my mic. I bought a new one on Newegg and it has the same problem. I used the 'test hardware' app on both, and found that all three mics (both ones plugged into the jack and my mic built into the laptop) can transmit sound but only when I speak really, really close to it... and even then the sound is distorted. I thought at first it was a mic jack issue but the built-in mic has the same problem which suggests otherwise.

Anyone know how I can fix it? Do I have an internal mic volume that's just set to receive only really close sounds, or is something else screwed up?

Thanks.
 

A:Microphone sound too soft?

bump!
 

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I sometimes hear a soft zooming sound from the pc-case. It's sort of a vibrating sound, as if the sounds is from a fan. It's usually not hard, but it keeps going on for a long time. A few times, these vibrating sounds were quite loud, for a short time. What could this sound be, and how can it be fixed? There aren't any warning messages from windows.
 

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Sound on HP2760P is too soft. I don't have the enhancement tab under speaker properties

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My Windows 10 HP Envy Laptop's sound has gotten really soft and I could barely hear anything. It was't like this yesterday, I already tried disabling the audio enhancements and nothing happened. Please help!!!










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A:Sound of my Laptop has gotten soft/quiet

Hi, Try the following. Download the Realtek HD Audio installer version on the link below and save it to your Downloads folder. http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp72001-72500/sp72117.exe When done, hold down the Windows key and press R Into the Run window, type devmgmt.msc and hit enter. In Device Manager, expand Sound, Video and Game Controllers.  Right click the Realtek device and select Uninstall - you should also get a prompt to remove the current driver, tick the box to allow this and then proceed with the uninstall. When complete, download and reinstall the Chipset driver on the following link. http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp72001-72500/sp72105.exe When the Chipset reinstallation has completed, shutdown the notebook. Unplug the AC Adapter.  Hold down the Power button continuously for 20 seconds then release it.  Re-insert the battery and plug in the AC Adapter. Tap away at the esc key as you start the notebook to launch the Start-up Menu and then select f10 to enter the bios menu.  Press f9 to load the defaults ( this is sometimes f5, but the menu at the bottom will show the correct key ), use the arrow keys to select 'Yes' and hit enter.  Press f10 to save the setting and again use the arrow keys to select 'Yes' and hit enter. When windows has reloaded, open your Downloads folder, right click on the Realtek installer and select 'Run as Administrator' to start the installation.  ... Read more

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win xp sp3
fraps

im trying to make a gameplay video. the sound in the video is really soft. only when the pc sound is set really high, can sound be heard in the video, but still quite soft.

so for proper recording, i want to set the sound volume to extremely loud, but disconnect the loudspeakers. BUT can it still damage any hardware parts?

but maybe any other recording solutions?
 

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win xp sp3
fraps

im trying to make a gameplay video. the sound in the video is really soft. only when the pc sound is set really high, can sound be heard in the video, but still quite soft.

so for proper recording, i want to set the sound even higher, and disconnect the loudspeakers (because it is way too loud). but can it damage any hardware parts? maybe any other recording solutions?

A:fraps: sound recording is soft

Go to control panel \ sound \ Recording

Make sure the volume levels are up high enough and test.

Do this with everything in recording that has a green check mark.

Also, bottom right of your screen, by the time, doubleclick the speaker icon.
Make sure everything is raised, not just the main volume.

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Hi,need help on improving sound volume pleasewin 10, 64bit, Conexant Smart Audio HD. Driver date 15June2016, ver 8.66.29.53. Provider:Conexant Systems, Inc. 2013. file ver 7.122.0.0 Volume is turned up to 100% but sound is so soft that we cant hold a Skype conference.I don't want to purchase an external speaker & haul it around the country (extra baggage). Is there any way to improve the ound output?? very disappointed as my old ideapad S510p has all the sound output needed & works well. hopefull of solution, thanks

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hi everybody

i want to know about software that can seperate movies from sound mean i have one movie clip and i want to remove it sound from that movie and add an other one
please tell me the names of softwares

thanks
soomro
 

A:soft ware for sound record

You can use MS sound recorder for that. Go to the Start > Programs > Accessories > Entertainment > Sound Recorder. Before recording you need to setup your audio properties to record stereo mix. Good luck!
 

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I have a problem with the audio device of z61t-9441-a35. After I made a clean installation of Windows XP professional with SP3 patch, I found that the sound volume is too low. The speaker could produce the sound approximately half as lound as before, even the volume indicator in XP's volume control panel had been maximised, so as to the IBM's sound panel and the SoundMax's one. The driver I am using was downloaded from http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=MIGR-62855 , which would be the lastest one. I would really appreciated if anyone can help me solving this issue. Many thanks.

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When i play a movie the speaker sound is very soft on my notebook. I have checked all my audio settings and to no avail. I have even put it to the maximum loudness but it still doesnt work.

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Hi all,

I just got a 5.1 Speakers set.
Anyway, the smart guys that designed the sound card, or drivers, dont let me use all specific jack holes to hook them up.
Instead, they force me to use mic and line out holes to get Center/Woofer and front sounds.
I need headphones and mic at least as often as speakers.

Anyway, I have a splitter device that let me connect both headphones and front speakers, also mic and Center/woofer.
Where can I find a simple application that let me switch from headphones/mic mode to 5.1 speakers mode.
I can write one myself in VB if I get the right direction where to look (Windows API?).

The best solution whould be a simple sys-tray icon that give me a menu to switch from 5.1 to headphones.
That whould set Speakers setup from desktop speakers to 5.1 speakers and mic/front checkbox you can see in C-panel/Sound and Audio device.

Thanks,
Crirus
 

A:Custom soft to change Sound and Audio Speakers setup

I would say you are better off getting a new sound card with more ports. Switching liek that shoudl be built into the sound card drivers.
 

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I freshly reinstalled my windows 7.
before and after the install,
when I watch videos on youtube.com (that's the only example atm),
the videos play great, flawless framerate, no matter the quality.
but they will randomly lockup. pause. only while in fullscreen.
high speed internet, videos have completed downloading, streaming speed isn't the issue.

if i press ESC to the video minimizes to a smaller display and works flawlessly,
if i press full screen again, the video continues flawlessly, untill 5 or 10 seconds later,
no specific time, they may more may not pause again.

no other system annoyances that i can recall.
i tried updating divx, although Ive never had to install those to watch youtube.

any ideas what could cause full screen video lockup?
ESC and a refullscreen instantly solves the issue, but i have to do it a few times throughout some videos.

reinstall java maybe? seems like I had to install java to watch youtube. i forget.

A:full screen youtube video lockup (soft soft)

I would make sure my Java script was OK. Do you run Trend A/V by any chance. This can block Java! What's you broadband speed? Does this happen at all times of the day or only at specific times?

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hi there ,

Inspite of being very careful , I'm having troubles with that stupid trojan and virus alerts for 2 days now.. I tried kaspersky6 and nod32 to detect and clean the reason but had no luck till then..

well, here are the details..

I cannot see temporary internet files folder which should be in :

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Local Settings folder.


and those gifs are created periodically , after deleting , they appear again some time later in C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\Temp folder.



nod32 is alerting like crazy about those gifs , you can see the quarantine screenshots below






finally, you can see the combofix and hijackthis logs below..


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Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.0 (BETA)
Scan saved at 04:39:06, on 01.06.2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
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\Ati2evxx.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:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
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A:soft.update365.us - soft.update999.cn - alman.nad virus

Hello and welcome to TSF.

Sorry for the delay in response. The forum has been very busy.

Please note that Combofix is a very powerful tool and should never be used without supervision by a trained analyst. Under certain conditions, it may render the machine unbootable. If you haven't received help elsewhere and still need assistance, please proceed with the following instructions:

Now, run HijackThis. Close all windows and browsers except HijackThis.
Click on Open Misc Tools
Click on Delete a File On Reboot
Click once on the file below to select it, if listed:

C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\ThunderAdvise.dll

do the same for this one, if listed:

C:\WINDOWS\AppPatch\Jview.dll

Click on the Back button to exit Process Manager

Now, back at the main screen of HijackThis, click on Scan and put a check in front of the following

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = about:blank
O2 - BHO: ThunderAdvise - {97421D0D-E07F-40DF-8F07-99597B9585AD} - C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\ThunderAdvise.dll
O21 - SSODL: JavaView - {DA191DE0-AA86-D04E-4B87-2A3D4928BE99} - C:\WINDOWS\AppPatch\Jview.dll
O21 - SSODL: ThunderAdvise - {97421D0D-E07F-40DF-8F07-99597B9585AD} - C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\ThunderAdvise.dll

Close all browsers and windows other than HijackThis and click on "fix checked".

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Restart your computer.

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Best soft to recover 3TB HDD of GPT on wondows 7 ? free soft most like


hii I am using my Seaget 3TB HDD over 9 months , I just conevert MBR to GPT from acronics Disk directory to fully utilize 3 TB 3 weeks ago ______it runs great over 2 weeks but

now when i turn on PC i see win 7 pop-up massage to format disk and select MBR-GPT WTHElll !!

win 7 com. manager detect it but as unformatted disk
(I also try to use this HDD on different machine and also on win 8 Pro and also via SATA--to--USB adaptor but i am having same issue ____win 7 and all softs says it is unformatted and need to be format )

please guys help me to recover this HDD

free soft will be most welcome___and priced soft also welcome

A:Best soft to recover 3TB HDD of GPT on wondows 7 ? free soft most like

I just recently had a problem similar to yours, just mine was a bit more complex and have put it on the 'backburner' untill I have more time. I havent found a reason why my disk did 'fail' but dont worry, it can be recovered. Greg recommended this program to solve my solutions, Partition Wizard. This comes in many 'formats' Home version is what you want, it is free and allows you to do the tasks you will need. There is also a more advanced 'bootable' cd which can aslo be foudn on their website. By following this link to a video guide, you have lots of chances of recovering most-all of your data, only downside is that you must have a seperate hdd to copy the recovered files onto, be it your internal HDD or an external one. DONT COPY YOUR RESTORED FILES STRAIGHT BACK ONTO THE DRIVE as this may lead to permenante data loss. It is upto you if you choose the cd/normal one. Could i recommend you ask gregrocker to have a say in this thread as he knows alot in this area,

Partition wizard - Best Free Partition Manager Freeware and free partition magic for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista and Windows XP 32 bit & 64 bit. MiniTool Free Partition Manager Software Home Edition.
-Bootable CD - Partition Wizard Bootable CD allows user to manage partition directly with partition manager bootable CD.
How To Guide - How to activate Partition Recovery Wizard of partition magic? Partition Wizard Partition Recovery Wizard Video Help.

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Hello,
Common complaint, I am working with Windows 7 on a Dell Optiplex 755, but teh issue is with the System Volume setting. When I go to the audio mixer and do the test and configuration, the SoundMax audio level is loud and clear. The problem is with the Windows system settings somewhere, is there a limiter or cap setting in teh registry that I can set to maximum?

I know that it is not the standard slide bars/levels but somewhere that Windows 7 Professional is cutting the volume on any Windows application. The drivers are fine, if I invoke the card directly it will blast the sound out. But in any application it is too soft.

Thanks

A:Windows 7, sound limit, audio card is loud Windows is soft

As you have a Dell, for proper operation you need to use the Dell supplied driver. I used to do a lot of support on the Dell forums and we found that non-Dell sound drivers either did not work or did not work correctly.

Here is the Dell Vista sound driver, it will also work with Windows 7 as it is just "Vista improved". It is for both the 32 bit and 64 bit OS versions. Drivers and Downloads | Dell [United States]

This is a first step. If its still not working correctly after installing the driver, the next thing is what programs you are using that are "low"? If you click on the speaker icon in the notification area (lower right) you can set the system volume level.

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https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resi...4LBOC9*NPyA%24

https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resi...4LBOC9*NPyA%24


above is my Eyefinity setup 5760*1080 with HD 7950 OC 3GB( 4th monitor is shut down because AMD strictly need Active adaptors and its very very hard to find in India . I will buy active adaptor on amazon later just like last one )

I always face problem of software launching UI
e.g. when I click on my any desktop soft -it open on 3 monitors , sometimes on 1st monitor or middle , and they didnt remember my setting when I close them just like "My Computer"" etc

I want to put lock of those softs so that they will open only on particular display like 1st-2nd-3rd monitor with unque size lock

I tried AMD Hydra little bit
but no help , its not that easy and contains many Crazy-Buggs

so any recommended software or tricks for me ?

A:soft to manage launching of soft on 5760*1080 and manage, its so panic

displayfusion.com

I bought it 2 weeks back, home license of Pro, you can get free/trial to check it out.

I have 3 monitors going on a 7950, also.

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I am currently running Windows XP - Home Premium. Yesterday I some how managed to get the AV Soft virus. The first thing I did was research it and download MBam, which I then ran 3 times in safe mode, along with Avira, and Super. No luck, Mbam found some stuff, and I thought it was gone, but the this morning when I logged on, I still got the messages. I re-did everything again, and changed the proxy settings, but they changed back and the virus is still there. What do I do?

A:AV Soft - Help Please

I have now read all of BleepingComputers AV Soft threads. I downloaded and followed the Rkill/Malware bytes instructions and it appeared to get rid of it temporarily..then I re-booted. I ran Rkill again and its gone again...but I dont think its really gone. I am afraid to reboot my computer. I dont know how to run combofix by myself without screwing up my computer, so if someone could help my that would be great

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I would really like some help with my problem with Anti-Virus Soft, I don't know what all I have done to it already (I disabled it from booting and other stuff) but everytime I turn my computer back on, the registry keys are back, and since I am not too smart with computers, I thought Googling around would help and so far I havn't got too much help doing things manually. Forgot to mention that I have Windows XP. If you need any more information just ask, cause I don't know what all I should say here.

Thanks, Brandon.

A:Help With AV Soft

Hello and welcome... You need to do all the steps as some pertain to your issue..Please follow our Removal Guide here Remove Antispyware Soft (Uninstall Guide) You will move to the Automated Removal InstructionsAfter you completed that, post your scan log here,let me know how things are.The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows MBAM's database version and your operating system.

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Hi
On the net I have found a download which says it may be of assistance in overclocking.
The program is called H-Odas FSB and comes as a zip file.
I have unzipped the file and am now wondering what to do with it, there is no *.exe file and the readme.txt is unhelpful.
Does anyone out there know what this thing is and perhaps more important how do you use it?
regards
phil
 

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Hi,
I am little confused, is this the exact forum to submit this thread!
I need a good software to convert at least from .PDF to word with cheaper price for Win 7 Pro.
Is Adobe or Nitro is ok? I think price of adobe is high...
Please suggest...

Thanks.

A:Soft for win 7

Free convert PDF to Word Free PDF To Word Doc Converter - CNET Download.com

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My mother is in Romania, she is trying to set up skype so we can talk to each other...but when she tries to use the web cam too, it give her an error message, soft rap and says something like there is another instance of this type in use. My camera here works fine with no problems her camera on window live messenger work great there too, only on skype does it give us this problem.... Please HELP! If anyone has any idea of what is going on or what I should do please tell me. I thank you! BiancaEdit: Moved topic from XP to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:Soft Rap

Are you sure you don't mean Sofrtwrap?Softwrap is anti-pirating (software) related. Do you use P2P file sharing, "Free" music downloads etc?http://www.softwrap.com/Check in Add/Remove Programs

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Has "Soft RAM" for Windows 95 got anywhere beyond after release?

A:Soft RAM app

There is no software replacement for RAM. Soft RAM never really worked anyways. The best option is to buy more RAM.
Run the Crucial System Scanner, this will tell you how much RAM and what type and it will tell you the maximum amount of RAM your motherboard will support. Then you can purchase it from anywhere not just Crucial.

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I'm at my wits' end trying to rid my computer of this software. Can anyone tell me how to delete it? Add/Remove programs does nothing when I select it for removal. Here is my latest HJT log. Thanks in advance for any suggestions you may have.Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2Scan saved at 4:02:55 PM, on 11/20/04Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win9x 4.10.2222A)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 (6.00.2600.0000)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLLC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MPREXE.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\mmtask.tskC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSTASK.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\COMMON FILES\AOL\ACS\AOLACSD.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\TREND MICRO\INTERNET SECURITY 2005\PCCTLCOM.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\TREND MICRO\INTERNET SECURITY 2005\PCCIOMON.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\TREND MICRO\INTERNET SECURITY 2005\TMPFW.EXEC:\WINDOWS\EXPLORER.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\TREND MICRO\INTERNET SECURITY 2005\TMPROXY.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\TREND MICRO\INTERNET SECURITY 2005\PCCGUIDE.EXEC:\WINDOWS\TASKMON.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SYSTRAY.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\WMIEXE.EXEC:\LOGITECH\MOUSE\SYSTEM\EM_EXEC.EXEC:\WINDOWS\LOADQM.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\COMMON FILES\AOL\ACS\AOLDIAL.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\COMMON FILES\AOL\AOL SPYWAR... Read more

A:Can't get rid of SB Soft.

HiYou are running HijackThis from your Desktop. You will need to move hijackthis.exe to a permanent folder, such as c:\hjt . This has to be done as HijackThis creates backups when you fix items. You do not want them accidentally deleted or spread all over your Desktop.First create a new folder:A. Click My Computer icon on your desktopB. Click C: driveC. Click the File menu --> New --> Folder, a folder "New folder" will be created.D. Rename it HJTMove\Unzip hijackthis.exe to the c:\HJT folder.Uninstall SB Soft from Add\Remove Programs if present.It is a good ideea to print or copy these instructions because you are not able to access the Internet in SafeMode.Download Ad-aware SE 1.05: hereInstall it. When you get the last screen, with the "Finish" button and 3 options, uncheck those three items.Open AdAware and click the "Check for updates now" link. Close AdAware. Don't use it yet.Download System Security Suite here:System Security Suite Download & Tutorial. Unzip it to your desktop.Install the program. Don't use it yet.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 y... Read more

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Hello

I've just recently gotten this antivirus soft virus on my desktop.

It's running windows XP, and Firefox 3 is my browser.

now I was trying to follow this guide at bleepingcomputers.com
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial61.html#winxo

Now one of the first steps on the guide is to start windows in safe mode with networking. I can't seem to do this. It will start in safe mode but whenever I try to start in safe mode with networking, windows keeps telling me to activate my copy of windows.

Now I don't know what the issue with it is as I cannot do anything in normal windows to check it. ANY program I try to run in windows normally just gets shutdown by antivirus soft.

Any Ideas on how to either get me into safe mode with networking or get rid of antivirus soft without having to go through safe mode with networking?

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Hey Everyone,
I had a run in with the AntiVirus Software Rogue program, ANTIVIRUS SOFT. I do NOT know how it was installed on my PC being that I was away for the weekend when this happened. Only my brothers have access to it which they had to have something to do with it being they're computer illiterate.

Of course the program had it's typical pop up warning saying "File xxx, could be possibly infected and needs to be removed, please run scan I ran SUPERAntiSpyware and it seemed to do the trick in removing it. 2 days so far so good without any pop ups but the computer is still running slower than normal. I could post a screen shot of the results if need be from Spyware.

Also, I do not know if this is related because of the SOFT program but I have this popup on startup:
Error loading C:\windows\system32\wefogute.dll
The specified module could not be found
I disabled it from starting up this morning 3/09/10, via msconfig just in case being that I saw it in the startups.

Computer Specs:
Dell Inspiron 600m
Windows XP Home Edition SP3
512MB RAM (i know this is very minimum and I do want to up this...suggested site would be appreciated)

Hopefully I provided enough information to get the ball rolling in suggestions or help.

Thanks,
Chris

This is also my HiJackThis Log:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 1:02:18 PM, on 3/9/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

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Last week sometime I got hit with the AntiSpyware Soft virius trojan or whatever. I ran malware and got rid of what I thought I needed to get rid of. Since then my XP theme doesn't exist the computer is really slow and I am getting link redirects on google searches that don't take me to the right websites.I tried running the GMER program but it would crash and when it did get through I couldn't save the file because it would crash. DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Owner at 10:41:22.45 on Fri 06/04/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_17Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.2551.1886 [GMT -5:00]============== Running Processes ===============C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunchsvchost.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgchsvx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcsC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgrsx.exesvchost.exesvchost.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgcsrvx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exesvchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleMobileDeviceService.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgwdsvc.exeC:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exeC:\Program Files\Carbonite\Carbonite Backup\carboniteservice.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\... Read more

A:AntiSpyware Soft

Hi,Welcome to Bleeping Computer. My name is m0le and I will be helping you with your log.Please subscribe to this topic, if you haven't already. You can subscribe by clicking the Options box to the right of your topic title and selecting Track This Topic.Please avoid installing/uninstalling or updating any programs and attempting any unsupervised fixes or scans. This can make helping you impossible.Please reply to this post so I know you are there.The forum is busy and we need to have replies as soon as possible. If I haven't had a reply after 3 days I will bump the topic and if you do not reply by the following day after that then I will close the topic.Once I receive a reply then I will return with your first instructions.Thanks

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I need help with my mom's PC. She has been infected with antispyware soft. It is a virus that blocks everything you do and has popups that say that your system has been infected.Heres what I have done:Ran AVG- only cookies detected- deleted.Ran Malwarebytes- found virus..local file and 4 registry key which I quarantined & deleted.I found the virus file name "chfgpeftssd.exe" in the start up tab when I ran "msconfig" I unchecked it but noticed when I would come back to the tab it would be rechecked again. I am not sure how to remove it and figured I missed something.I need help seeing if I removed the virus all the way and if anything else is bogging the computer down.I appreciate your help! Thanks!Here is the hijack this log...Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4Scan saved at 6:14:29 PM, on 5/25/2010Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)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:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXBCES.EXEC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXPPS.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\hkcmd.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\dl... Read more

A:antispyware soft HELP PLEASE!

Hello gmsr4grls,Welcome to Bleeping Computer.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below I will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions that pop up for posting the results.Close the program window, and delete the program from your desktop.Please note: You may have to disable any script protection running if the scan fails to run. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. Run the scan, enable your A/V and reconnect to the internet. Information on A/V control HERE... Read more

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I got the Antivirus Soft while browsing on my laptop. I tried DL'ing Malwarebyte's Anti-Malware but the virus blocked it from starting up, as it did with the other antivirus programs on my PC. I also couldn't start my laptop in safe mode using the F8 method. Fortunately, I have a desktop which I'm on right now. What are the proper files I'd need to download to transfer to my laptop and how would I go about doing it? Thank you.

A:Antivirus Soft

Hello! My name is Sam and I will be helping you. In order to see what's going on with your computer I'll ask for you to post various logs from the tools that we will use to resolve your issue. Please also share with me any information about how your computer is reacting and behaving each step of the way as we work through this process.Please download ComboFix from one of these locations:Link 1Link 2Link 3Important!You should NOT use Combofix unless you have been instructed to do so by a Malware Removal Expert. It is intended by its creator to be used under the guidance and supervision of an Malware Removal Expert, not for private use.Using this tool incorrectly could lead to disastrous problems with your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again. Make sure that you save ComboFix.exe to your DesktopDisable your AntiVirus and AntiSpyware applications, usually via a right click on the System Tray icon. They may otherwise interfere with our toolsDouble click on ComboFix.exe & follow the prompts.As part of it's process, ComboFix will check to see if the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console is installed. With malware infections being as they are today, it's strongly recommended to have this pre-installed on your machine before doing any malware removal. It will allow you to boot up into a special recovery/repair mode that will allow us to more easily help you should your computer have a problem after an attempted removal of malwa... Read more

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Hi guysI followed the instructions at http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-remo...-antivirus-2009 to remove this annoying spam, without luck. I am now on to second stage where I have saved the dds and gmer files. I am uploading the files here. Please please help.Edit: Moved topic from Vista to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:Antivirus soft

Hi,I see you already have Malwarebytes installed.However, since this variant blocks the main mbam.exe file (telling it is infected); so please follow the instructions from this thread.Then post the log from Malwarebytes in your next reply.

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Hi, I just discovered "antivirus soft" a few hours ago and within seconds it wreaked havoc on my computer. I have been following removal guides but keep hitting dead ends. I am currently running in safe mode. I cannot install a few of the programs needed in the guides, always errors or administration policies lock me out. I also have no bottom taskbar on my desktop, so no start menu, time etc.. also I can copy/paste in notepad etc.. but not in my browser. Its a mess.

If someone could help me out I Would GREATLY appreciate it. I really need my computer for school. Thank you.

Windows XP Pro
SP2

A:Antivirus Soft

Hi,

Try the following:

If you have an active internet connection, copy/paste the links below into your browser, don't click them or the rogue might redirect. If you don't have an active internet connection, download the tools from another machine, and transfer them to the affected machine via USB flash drive.


Please download and run the following tool to help allow other programs to run. (courtesy of BleepingComputer.com)
There are 4 different versions. If one of them won't run then download and try to run the other one.
Vista and Win7 users need to right click and choose Run as Admin
You only need to get one of them to run, not all of them.


http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.exe
http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.com
http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.scr
http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.pif


Note:

You will likely see a message from this rogue telling you the file is infected. Ignore the message. Leave the message OPEN, do not close the message. Run rkill repeatedly until it's able to do it's job. This may take a few tries. You'll be able to tell rkill has done it's job when your desktop (explorer.exe) cycles off and then on again.

At this point, you should now be able to run analysis tools.

Once the tool has run, do NOT reboot the machine, and then try to run DDS and GMER.

If for some reason the machine reboots, repeat the process. Again, try not to restart the machine. ... Read more

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My Dell became infected with this malware about three days ago. Ran Malwarebyte's and it removed a couple infected files and registry keys. Unfortunately, I'm not able to access the Internet with IE or Chrome because one of the things this does is to remove access to "Internet Options" after changing the proxy server settings. Also, my computer is extremely slow when loading up...PLEASE HELP ME CLEAN UP THIS MESS!

A:Antivirus Soft

Hello,I am moving this from Vista to the Am I Infected forum.Hello and welcome... You need to do all the steps as some pertain to your issue..Please follow our Removal Guide here Remove Antispyware Soft (Uninstall Guide) You will move to the Automated Removal InstructionsAfter you completed that, post your scan log here,let me know how things are.The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows MBAM's database version and your operating system.

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Hi all, thank you for your help in advance! I caught the Antispyware Soft bug yesterday, so I followed the tutorial at http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-remo...ntispyware-soft. It seems to have worked, but I would like to be sure that it is gone, and possibly get the green light to use combofix to deal with the rootkit. Now, I have Windows 7 64-bit; am I protected against the rootkit? Additionally, GMER did not work due to the 64-bit. DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSX64 Run by Johnny at 23:26:18.84 on Mon 06/07/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_18Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7600.0.1252.1.1033.18.3999.2392 [GMT -4:00]============== Running Processes ===============C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exeC:\Windows\system32\lsm.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunchC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSSc:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Essentials\MsMpEng.exeC:\Windows\system32\atiesrxx.exeC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcsC:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\stwrt64.inf_amd64_neutral_10227f8c486f7892\STacSV64.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceC:\Windows\system32\Hpservice.exeC:&... Read more

A:Antispyware Soft

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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I am trying to get rid of the Antivirus Soft virus and am having difficulties. I was able to run Hijack this and it gave me the below log. Any help interpreting what I need to remove/fix or any other general advice on addressing would be very much appreciated Thanks!Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.3 (BETA)Scan saved at 8:44:05 AM, on 6/6/2010Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)Boot mode: Safe mode with network supportRunning 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\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWService.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\NOTEPAD.EXEC:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWTray.exeC:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exeC:\Program Files\Spyware Doctor\pctsGui.exeC:\Program Files\Spyware Doctor\pctsTray.exeC:\Program Files\TrendMicro\HiJackThis\HiJackThis.exeR0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://google.com/R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157R1 - HKLM\Software... Read more

A:ANTIVIRUS SOFT - HELP!

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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Hi I need some help in removing antispyware soft. I tried going into safe mode with networking and using spyware doctor to remove it. I found the viruses and removed them however they keep returning after i log out and log back in. I can get rid of the process by opening task manager before it starts up and ending the process so i can access any program on my computer. I keep running scans and finding the same thing but they keep coming back, can someone help me?

A:Antispyware soft help

DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86
Run by wayne at 12:46:00.17 on Sat 05/29/2010
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.13 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_18
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.2046.1562 [GMT 10:00]

AV: AntiVir Desktop *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {AD166499-45F9-482A-A743-FDD3350758C7}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k WudfServiceGroup
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\sched.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTsvcCDA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\CDBurnerXP\NMSAccessU.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avgnt.exe
C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPageSE\opware32.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Smax4.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\Core\smax4pnp.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\taskmgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
D:\Wayne\Downloads\dds.scr

============== Pseudo HJT Report ===============

uInternet Connection Wizard,ShellNext = iexplore
uInternet Settings,ProxyServer = http=127.0.0.1:5555
uInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = <local>
uURLSearchHooks: Vuze Remote Toolbar: {ba14329e-9550-4989-b3f2-9732e92d17cc} -... Read more

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Hi, I recently had the nasty virus "Antispyware Soft" on my computer. Malwarebytes & AVG 9 took care of it. Well, my internet only works functions properly in Mozilla Firefox. Not in iTunes or Internet Explorer. And when I upload something it automatically goes to "Failure". Im just paranoid that I still have some type of virus. Please help :)

A:Antispyware Soft

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We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link I'll give you below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a
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Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps




link at the top of each page.

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Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/f50/...lp-305963.html

After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post/attach the logs in your next reply.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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Hello ,
I've installed 2 days ago .NET framework 4 beta 1 on my x64 windows 7 professional and since then some apps started to work rough or not work at all : Yahoo msgr didnt display any text , windows media player doesnt start at all, cant access direct control panel items ( I can only by displaying all items not grouped) and cand change desktop preferences or screen resolution("explorer.exe : no such interface supported" error).I've tryed a system repair with Win7 DVD but it didnt find any problem.
Any ideeas plx ?
I apreciate your answers, thanx and Merry Christmas
 

A:Win 7 soft bugged

id try starting at removing the .net and reinstalling and earlier full realease
 

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Hi am new here and very computer illiterate so bear with me the other day my pc got antivirus soft, i manged to get the pc on in safe mode did a virus scan and then did system restore , the pc had no signs of antivirus soft and was working normally. however since then i have been redirected from google serval times to other search engines so am wondering if this if still the same virus? if it is how do i get rid of it? Like i said am new here so ill post that dds report and hope it shows up



DS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86
Run by JMN at 13:00:37.64 on Fri 05/14/2010
Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.1014.311 [GMT 1:00]

AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {17DDD097-36FF-435F-9E1B-52D74245D6BF}
AV: AntiVir Desktop *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {11638345-E4FC-4BEE-BB73-EC754659C5F6}
FW: Avira FireWall *enabled* {11638345-E4FC-4BEE-BB73-EC754659C5F6}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgchsvx.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgrsx.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgcsrvx.exe
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\sched.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avfwsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\avguard.exe
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A:antivirus soft help

Hello and welcome to TSF.

You appear to have two antivirus applications installed, i.e. AVG and Avira. While this may seem like greater protection, it can actually cause problems including slowdowns, system hangs and even crashes. Choose one to keep and uninstall the other.

Any antivirus program must be removed via add/remove program.
For any program that doesn't have an add/remove entry, you will have to do this:
re-install the program -> reboot -> uninstall

As stated in our pre-posting sticky...

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3. Uninstall the following via Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel:
" If you have more than one antivirus software installed, leave only ONE and uninstall the others.
" p2p programs like uTorrent, Bittorrent, LimeWire, Morpheus, etc., as they are a major conduit for malware and a likely source of your current issues. See this link




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After you've uninstalled one of the antivirus applications, run DDS again:
When done, DDS will open two (2) logs: DDS.txt
Attach.txt

Save both reports to your desktop.

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Download GMER Rootkit Scanner from here to your desktop. It will be a randomly named executable.Before scanning, make sure all other running programs are closed and no other actions like a scheduled antivirus scan will occur while the scan is being performed. Do not use your computer for anything else during the scan.
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This stupid virus has disabled everything, I can't get on the internet, can't boot to safe mode with networking and I can't run malwarebytes. Looking for some help.

A:Antispyware Soft

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Let's try creating a boot disk that may allow me to get you going:

Using OTLPE

This file is quite large, and requires a CD/DVD burner, and a blank CD on a clean machine. A USB device would be handy as well.Download and install ISOBurner. This will allow you to burn OTLPE.ISO to a bootable CD. Here are ISO Burner Instructions

Download OTLPE.iso and burn to a CD using ISO Burner Or your own burning application). NOTE: This file is 270Mb in size so it may take some time to download.
Once the download is complete, double-click on it. This will open ISOBurner to burn the file to CD.
Reboot your affected system using the boot CD you just created.

Note : If you do not know how to set your computer to boot from CD follow the steps here

Your system should now display a REATOGO-X-PE desktop.
At this step, you should be able to save any data files to an external USB drive. Do so now, then continue.
Double-click on the OTLPE icon.
When asked "Do you wish to load the remote registry", select Yes
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I have recently installed XP home edition to my PC. AMD 1600, 256 Ram, and 40gb hard drive.

Initially I had a generic internal 56k modem installed however XP didn't get on very well with it. Which caused the modem to connect very rarely (usually needed 10-15 attempts before a connection could be established) and when it did at only 26kps.

So I decided to purchase a new soft 56k-usb modem, V92 and XP compliant (apparently!). When installing the modem XP brings up the not digitally tested message. I continued anyway and the modem installed OK. This was exactly what the installation instruction told me to do. Once installed it continued to work without problems until last week. Now when XP loads it gets to the welcome screen ok, but as soon as I click on my user ID it either restarts the PC or causes it to do a physical memory dump.

I have performed a XP repair, and ever since then when I install the Modem it works fine, but next time I log on as soon as I try to connect to the internet the system resets.

Should I bin my new modem and get a one that is approved by Microsoft? Or is there a patch/fix out there that will prevent my PC disagreeing with the modem.

any ideas email at [email protected]
thanks
 

A:Soft 56k, XP reset

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OK so I got this thing a few weeks ago.

I have done a number of things including restored to an earlier date, HiJack This, MalwareBytes, Spybot and AdAware.

It seems to keep coming back. I can't figure out whether I actually get rid of it and then get it again, or if I just dont' quite get rid of it.

In addition to this, I also get new tab popups on BOTH IE AND Firefox!

Here is my HiJack this log. Hope someone can see something I am missing. This log is right after doing a full scan of Malware, Spybot and removing "ftav" references found in the HiJack this log, as well as removing any instances in the registry. (By the way, while I was writing this a tab pop up occurred.)

Any help would be greatly appreciated:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 12:03:52 PM, on 3/1/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
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\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\agrsmsvc.exe
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I am having an issue with my laptop. I am using my desktop to access this forum. I've heard this is the place to go for help. I am getting almost constant Antivirus Soft pop ups on my laptop. It is also blocking access to the web, and my Norton doesnt seem to be able to stop it.

Can anyone help me clean my computer?

Thanks in advance, Weston

A:Antivirus soft

Have you seen BC Removal Guide, Antivirus Soft?I will move your post to a more appropriate forum.Louis

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Hi.

About an hour ago, my computer started popping up with "Application cannot be executed. The file "...".exe is infected. Do you want to activate your antivirus software now?" when i try to open ANY application.

When i click 'No' it goes away for a second, and then a few moments later pops up again. If i click 'Yes', it opens up a webpage trying to convince me to buy "Antispyware Soft".

Also, When it opens up the Internet Explorer window to try and sell me the program, a window pops up with "Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access them".

I don't know where it came from or how it got on my computer. I am running Windows Vista service pack 2.

Please help me get rid of this

A:Help Please!!! "Antispyware Soft"

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Can anyone tell me how I can cancel the existing "Rules" I have set up on my Outlook 2010 please. Quite a lot of my mail is going to the DELETE box for some inexplicable reason. Please see the screen shot.

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A:M'Soft Outlook

Hi,
See if these links help,
Manage email messages by using rules - Outlook
Not sure about this site so don't click on anything but it looks detailed enough to possible help,
How to Configure Rules and Alerts Outlook 2010 - How to configure Rules and Alerts in Outlook 2010 :: Office 2010 :: Computors Systems
Cheers.

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