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is this a bug?

by vett / July 5, 2005 10:39 PM PDT

today I keep getting this message while online and I can't get rid of it.
"messenger service" stop! windows requires immediate attention.
windows has found 47 critical system errors!
to fix the errors please do the following;
then it tell me to go to www.fixpreregistery.com or sometimes it say's go to regprofix.com install and run. "failure to act now may lead to data loss and corruption" is this a scam or the real thing? if not the real thing how do I get rid of it? it comes up about every 15 min. I have run ad-aware but it is still there.

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Scam
by Yew / July 5, 2005 10:49 PM PDT
In reply to: is this a bug?

Turn off the WINDOWS Messenger (not the same as MSN Messenger) service, and it'll go away. If you don't know how, Google will help you find a plethora of links to tell you how.

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Here's how. . .
by Coryphaeus / July 5, 2005 11:27 PM PDT
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