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Alert, possibly. Spyware Doctor 5.0

by Ray Harinec / March 21, 2007 5:48 AM PDT

Got an email this am saying that I could get a free update to Spyware Doctor 5.0. I'm a paid user of the present 4.XXX version.

Downloaded to a folder, then installed it and things went to pot. When in the forums right click to open in a new folder, took very long to get thast menu. Took very lonfg to open the post. Then clicking the X in the upper right corner took a minute before it went back to the main page of the forum [Computer Help and Hardware.

Looked at the task manager and the CPU went to 100% frequently. With the little use thatt I make of the system it virtually never hits 100%.

I uninstalled, and things appear to be back to normal. After uninstalling I used easy cleaner to clean the registry. Many items but none mentioned spyware Doctor.

During the install my Trend suite gave some warnings which I told to let it proceed.

This is just for info.

I will email the Spyware Doctor site.

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