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Old 08-10-2008, 03:14 PM   #1
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ok idk what happened but i got this as a wallpaper:






not my desktop BTW, but im kind of worried i was downloading crap last night and ive done a AVG spyware scan and nothing an now im doing an AVG anti on there should i worry about this or is it a prank?




also does anyone know a freeware pciture taking software ? i have a usb cam and the software is not compatable with vista anyone know any good freeware for it?
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Try running Ad-Aware 2008 Free and Spybot - Search & Destroy
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Old 08-10-2008, 03:31 PM   #3
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ive looked on other forums and they all say it crashes the pc but mine seems fine internets a little slow thats all so whats happening? was it just unsuccesful or what im going to install the antispyware but you think i got infected or not man??
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I wouldn't say you were infected, it just added a script or link somewhere that's giving you that pop-up to direct you to their site.
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its apparentsly a XP antivirus adware infection but this is whats soooo funny its not compatable with vista so it can't run so heres what im going to d oand do you think this will fix it? go int omsconfig ,startup disable it and delete from it location in my computer. do you think that would solve it or sare there going to be other infected items on my pc?
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I would say its an infection. Its obviously some type of adware. Make sure you scan your rig really well.
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That should do the trick ace. Give it a shot.
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Old 08-10-2008, 03:54 PM   #8
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slight prob :

<a href="http://img297.imageshack.us/my.php?image=crapzwk0.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://img297.imageshack.us/img297/8317/crapzwk0.th.jpg" border="0" alt="Free Image Hosting at www.ImageShack.us" /></a><br /><br /><a href="http://img604.imageshack.us/content....7/crapzwk0.jpg" title="QuickPost"><img src="http://imageshack.us/img/butansn.png" alt="QuickPost" border="0"></a> Quickpost this image to Myspace, Digg, Facebook, and others!


which one is it i need to delete the related spyware files but which are they?
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You're link is borked. It no-worky.
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Old 08-10-2008, 04:03 PM   #10
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fixy'd!
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