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Old 04-10-2011, 06:19 PM   #1
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Default All my desktop shortcuts have this weird icon infront of it


Ok so I took a picture of my desktop icons and here is a section of them.
For some reason all the different shortcuts have the icon for Revenge of Titans infront of them. I don't know what is wrong and was curious if anyone had any suggestions on what was wrong.
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Old 04-10-2011, 06:38 PM   #2
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Looks like malware to me.

Boot into safe mode (F8) and see if it's still there.
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Thanks for the advice. I scanned my computer and nothing came up and when I opened up my control panel they disappeared. Booted it in safe mode and still nothing came back. Seems like the problem is fixed.
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Default Re: All my desktop shortcuts have this weird icon infront of it

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Looks like malware to me.

Boot into safe mode (F8) and see if it's still there.
To ask a question, would System Restore also fix this type of problem?
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Old 06-03-2011, 02:20 AM   #5
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Default Re: All my desktop shortcuts have this weird icon infront of it

system restore can also fix that problem, just be sure that when you run the system restore, restore your PC at the time that it operates normally or there is no wierd activities on it...
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