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When I choose a search result, it goes somewhere else?

by candy2012 / August 11, 2009 9:20 AM PDT

When I choose a search result and click on it, it goes somewhere else? this was happening a few days now, so u decided to clean out my pc, history, cookies etc. but the same thing keeps happening. I dont know what could be causing this also i try to open desk defragmenter and its says "desk defragmenter could not start". how can i fix this?

please help!!!

THANKS Happy

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Did you think . . .
by Coryphaeus / August 11, 2009 9:35 AM PDT

to tell us your OS, browser, and machine specs?

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how to get it out!
by candy2012 / August 11, 2009 10:58 AM PDT
In reply to: Did you think . . .

i am using Firefox, its a dell pc windows xp Home edition

how can i get rid of the virus? I am scanning with zone alarm and AVG but they didnt pick up anything..but i did it was spybot search and destroy and i saw a treat which i delete it but when i did it again i saw the same thing. could this be the problem? is so what can i do to get it out!! thank you so much for the help!!!

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Have you tried . . .
by Coryphaeus / August 11, 2009 11:52 AM PDT
In reply to: how to get it out!

a System Restore to before this started happening?

Give me an example of a search result and the place it takes you.

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it won't leave
by candy2012 / August 11, 2009 12:17 PM PDT
In reply to: Have you tried . . .

I try to do a system restore but it says tht it doesn't have any

i did a search on google "how to get rid of computer trojan" and click on a link " ezinearticles.com/?How-to-Get-Rid-of-Trojan-Horse&id"

and it took me here http://acneonly.com/p127339-best-acne-resources.cfm

when i did a search with spybot search and destroy it pick up 5 trojan and when i delete them it says delete complete and when i did it over again to make sure its gone..i c it there again.. how can take it out? search and destroy won't work and the only 2 other i have is ZoneAlarm and AVG which didnt pick it up...

please help!!


Thank you for the help!!!

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forgot to menation...
by candy2012 / August 11, 2009 12:21 PM PDT
In reply to: it won't leave

oh i forgot to mention that when i turn off my pc and start it up again the command prompt keeps popping up and then stop..

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Could be
by gysgtusmc74 / August 11, 2009 9:38 AM PDT

sounds like spyware has gotten into your system.

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got it fixed!
by candy2012 / August 12, 2009 10:53 AM PDT
In reply to: Could be

thanks but i no longer need help on this topic i got it fixed!!

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