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I ran AVG and it found "no threats" but 5 files were listed and in the "Results/Infection " column it said "Change".

The files are: kernel32.dll; wsock32.dll; user32.dll; shell32.dll; and ntoskrnl.exe

what does this mean? Thank you for any help you can give.

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sorry, don't know if you need this to answer the question. I have a laptop Acer Aspire5610Z, running Vista Home Premium. Thanks

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That was already "normal" in AVG 7.5...........

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This was the "solution" for AVG 7:

All Users

It is normal that AVG shows that files, the MBR or Boot record to have changed. These are done during normal maintainance, when you or windows updates files or have had to correct errors on the drive. The only time that you should worry is if they also show as infected.

To get AVG to quit showing them as changed, open the AVG Test Center, click the F3 key on your keyboard and tell it to accept the changes. If it still shows something as changed after this.. delete the file named AVG7QT.DAT in the %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\avg7\ folder and AVG will rebuild it the next time it is run.

The %ALLUSERSPROFILE% is different for each version of Windows. The following are the typical locations for XP and Win9x

XP - C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\avg7
Win9x -C:\Windows\All Users\Application Data\avg7


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In reply to: That was already "normal" in AVG 7.5...........

Thank you so much. I am planning to switch to another av soon, but was concerned if this was something I needed to worry about.

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(NT) No, NO worries .... You Are Welcome :)

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