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trojans n worms

hello all i am running windows 2000 n i have a problem with a trojan.
i need 2 shut off windows syatem restore 2 get rid of it but my system doesn,t have that option.
please help

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Take your question to the security and virus forum area. They have more knowledgable people there. Plus, provide alot more info on the trojan/worm you think you have and that of your system. -----Willy

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Dj, Windows 2000 Doesn't Have System Restore...

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...and therefore you don't need to turn it off in that operating system. Turning off SR is only required on Windows ME and XP.

That said, we need more information such as the EXACT name of the trojan that was detected and the name of the file that is infected. It would also help if we knew which antivirus program you are using.

In the meantime, try restarting into "Safe Mode", then run a full system scan with your antivirus program.

How To Start In 'Safe Mode'

If that doesn't clean it out, then try click on either or both of the links below and run the free online scans they provide:

Housecall Online Scanner

Panda Online Scanner

Hope this helps and let us know how it goes.

Grif

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