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16 bit windows subsystem error message

by earthmuse / December 14, 2004 9:56 AM PST

on boot i get this message

system\current control set\virtualdevice drivers.vdd Virtual device driver format in the registry is invalid. choose close to terminate the application

what's the deal?

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A sign of newer spyware.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2004 10:05 AM PST

The virus and security has posts daily about spyware. It's growing more virulent and I'm seeing messages like this on boxes daily now.


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16 bit subsystem
by earthmuse / December 14, 2004 10:12 AM PST

what do i do about it?

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What to do.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2004 10:18 AM PST
In reply to: 16 bit subsystem

Have you read about Spyware in the Virus and Security Forum?

Tools and more are noted there.


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