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Anyone know how to remove Welchia virus?

by Faith / September 30, 2004 5:06 AM PDT

Compaq Presario 7469

My internet Connection is not currently working because of this Welchia virus. I read something about downloading Windows patches but my internet is not running. Does anyone know how I could remove this virus or should I just hire a professional to remove it from my pc?

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Re: Anyone know how to remove Welchia virus?
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / September 30, 2004 5:58 AM PDT

Here's another tool that will do it also:

McAfee Stinger Tool

In addition, make sure to visit the Windows Update site and install all of the Critical Updates for Windows XP. Specifically, the one listed at the link below:

Read about the Welcia worm at the link below. Manual removal instructions are also listed:


Hope this helps.


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Re: Anyone know how to remove Welchia virus?
by billzhills / September 30, 2004 6:42 AM PDT


Applications listed are small enough to fit on a floppy after download from Internet.


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