Look here for how to:
Look under METHOD II
BEFORE you change the registry keys data,
download iesetup from microsoft and I strongly recommend you isntall firefox just in case you need a working browser in case your ie reinstall does not work.
Also if you have your XP CD, you could go to START -> RUN
and type in sfc /scannow click OK.
It will take a while.
Also if you have Norton AV installed, uninstall it.
McAffee also should go.
http://f%ee.grisoft.com get AVG antivirus
replace the % with an r so it becomes free.
This forum will not show ''free'' in a URL.
As long as I let them open they continue to work. If I close them, I have to reboot my computer before they will work again. I tried just about every spyware remover and trojan remover that I would find. I have asked to of my tech savy friends aand they are clueless. Any guideance is appreciated. I am a novice/intermediate user. Thanks. Computer system info is below.
OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name EMERSON-1
System Manufacturer MSI
System Model MS-6712
System Type X86-based PC
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 8 Stepping 1 AuthenticAMD ~2088 Mhz
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. Version 07.00T, 4/2/2001
SMBIOS Version 2.3
Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158)"
User Name EMERSON-1\Em
Time Zone Eastern Standard Time
Total Physical Memory 1,024.00 MB
Available Physical Memory 615.11 MB
Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
Available Virtual Memory 1.96 GB
Page File Space 2.40 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys