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I got a virus that changed my font to symbols- please help

by jmic / November 5, 2004 3:43 AM PST

I'm running xp. I got most of the font back to normal by right clicking desktop, going to properties then appearance. But it still is there in some places (for example if I type something in the search line of google it is symbols. The start button on the computer is symbols). Any ideas?
Thanks a lot.
Jeremy

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Re: I got a virus that changed my font to symbols- please he
by roddy32 / November 5, 2004 3:55 AM PST

You already posted this in the Virus Alert Forum Jeremy, posting it here too isn't going to get you help any faster, it will just confuse things. I would go back to that forum and answer the questions that you were asked in there please.

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Re: I got a virus that changed my font to symbols- please he
by chantman0 / November 5, 2004 10:32 AM PST

You could try left clicking each program and click on 'PROPERTIES". There is a "CHANGE ICON" thing or something like that. Or use the 'OPEN WITH..." feature. I do not want to go into details. I still use WIndows ME.

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