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Virus or Hijacker problem

by jbeck918 / March 16, 2013 3:17 AM PDT

Someone downloaded ilivid,now can't start Windows unless I use recovery. When windows starts and I delete ilivid, and run Malwarebytes, and Superantispyware,and it finds a few items, deletes them, and tells me to restart. When I restart, the whole process starts over again,need to restore to earlier time again and all is back.

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Time for backup then more tools.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2013 3:22 AM PDT
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(NT) Yep, Running Scans With Rkill & In Safe Mode Can Help
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / March 16, 2013 4:41 AM PDT
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Nice Job Guys..
by jbeck918 / March 16, 2013 11:09 AM PDT

Bob and Grif.. Thank you very much, you apparently solved my problem (again).I surf this site every day and have learned fully 75% of everything I know about PC's from reading advice from you guys on here.I was happy to see your name under the first response Bob. Thanks Guys.

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Thanks Bob..
by jbeck918 / March 16, 2013 6:00 AM PDT

Thanks Bob for answering.. I always back up my important things to flash drive(s). I have run Malwarebytes and superanti spyware, but will try rkill and try again. Always good to find you and Grif on when I need help.

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