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by fi-haz / August 21, 2013 5:03 AM PDT

Can anyone please help me? I am not at all techy so plain English simple step by step instructions please!! I have a virus on my computer which puts ads and popups everywhere, and turns random words in text into a hyperlink advert type thingy. If I click on the ? on the ad it takes me to a page that says Nav-Links.com. I don't know how I got it, there is nothing obvious on my uninstall list, I'm wary of downloading any of the @instant fixes' that come up when I do a search on Google. I have tried running Avast ad MalwareBytes, but neither of them finds it!
Please help, it's driving me potty!!

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by Blue_Zee / August 21, 2013 7:13 AM PDT
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Link to removal guide.
by Dafydd Forum moderator / August 21, 2013 7:39 AM PDT
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so far so good!
by fi-haz / August 25, 2013 11:24 PM PDT
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This seems like it has worked, sometimes I don't see anything for a bit anyway, but I'm keeping my fingers crossed. Do I have to run the same thing on every user on the computer? Or will doing it on one take it off the others too?

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by Blue_Zee / August 26, 2013 7:10 AM PDT
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You have other users with administration privileges, I would recommend you scan on every user, just to be safe.

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