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URGENT! Computer cant find....

by cubs123 / March 14, 2007 10:38 AM PDT

When I start up my PC, I get the messages, "Cannot find C:\WINDOWS\system32\drvnut.dll

I check the dllcache for these 3 and they weren't found.
If these are viruses or trojans, how can I get them off. (I have Network Associates VirusScan)
If they aren't viruses, how can I get them back?
Please help,

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Can you get to Start - Run?
by cmmer31 / March 14, 2007 2:34 PM PDT

If you can get to -
Start - Run - type - sfc /scannow - OK
Don't forget the space between c and /
You will need the CD that came with your computer.
Don't insert until asked for.

Start - Run - chkdsk /r - OK

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by cubs123 / March 15, 2007 10:52 AM PDT

I bought my computer refurbished off of eBay, so it has no CD that came with it, is there somewhere I could get a new CD?

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That is usually an indication that...
by Edward ODaniel / March 15, 2007 6:02 AM PDT

your AV or Anti-Malware tools have removed a trojan or other malware but did not remove the entry in the registry or the shortcut in the Start up Folder.

Open REGEDIT and dive into the:

and also the

keys and see if you locate a value in the right window that shows these items. If you do delete them.

Also look at the contents of the Startup Folder and see if anything there points to these items - if so delete it.

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Thank you, fixed
by cubs123 / March 17, 2007 10:26 AM PDT

I did what you said and it's now gone.

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