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Old 06-24-2009, 09:40 PM   #1
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Post What is $persi0.sys??????



Hi i am David i am new to this forum and i have a question about this file
the name of the file is $persi0.sys is this a virus or something i am suspicious about it? Also when ever i reboot it wouldn't save anything that i have installed. My computer restarts on its in at midnight and i can't do anything about can you guys help me fix all of these issues.
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Old 06-24-2009, 11:42 PM   #2
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I use AVG-home for Virus scanning and removal but it's not free.
However, CCleaner is a great program for cleaning up system folders and the registry. Install it and run a good sweep. Let us know if this does/doesn't fix the issue.
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Typically $persi0.sys is a file associated with a program called Deep Freeze. There are a few instances where it has been known to be part of a trojan. Is this your computer?

If it's a trojan, try running Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware.
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