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by errolla7 / January 10, 2010 8:26 AM PST

I have problem with pc clone computer. p4. nothing special. audio ads occasionally pop on. IE automatically opens by self. I dowloaded several av programs and they download but will not open. I downloaded malware bytes to cd and renamed it and it still wont open. Help.

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You could try the following...
by Marianna Schmudlach / January 10, 2010 9:24 AM PST
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Please download and run the following tool to help allow other programs to run. (courtesy of BleepingComputer.com)
There are 4 different versions. If one of them won't run then download and try to run the other one.
Vista and Win7 users need to right click and choose Run as Admin
You only need to get one of them to run, not all of them.

Rkill.exe http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.exe
Rkill.com http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.com
Rkill.scr http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.scr
Rkill.pif http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.pif

The tool should run on all 32bit versions of current Windows (XP, Vista, Windows 7).

Do NOT reboot your computer, but update Malwarebytes AntiMalware and do a full scan.

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by errolla7 / January 10, 2010 4:47 PM PST

Thanks Mariana for feedback. But I had to go out after I posted. when i came back, computer was off. I turned it on and now it wont boot. Dies right on memory test.

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Does the fan come on?
by Marianna Schmudlach / January 10, 2010 11:26 PM PST
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