Can't delete NSIS packed files?

Discussion in 'NOD32 version 2 Forum' started by no * one, Jan 19, 2006.

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  1. no * one

    no * one Guest

    I'm cleaning a friend's HD and I'm getting a whole bunch of files that look like E:\WINDOWS\system32\setup1052.exe »NSIS »IEHost30.exe - Win32/Adware.URLSpy application

    The box that pops up suggests that I delete the file, but "Leave" is the only enabled option.

    What's the deal?
  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

    Nov 22, 2002
    Since it's an archive, you'll need to look up and delete the file manually.
  3. no * one

    no * one Guest

    Ah, I didn't think of it in the archive sense. An option to delete the entire archive would still be nice, though.
    I'm not even sure what NSIS archives are, or what software I would need to remove the infected portions.
  4. sir_carew

    sir_carew Registered Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    Santiago, Chile
    NSIS are installation packages. Apparently this NSIS file in question belong to an adware, just delete the entire NSIS file.

  5. no * one

    no * one Guest

    Thanks, got it.
    BTW, found NSIS=Nullsoft Installation System
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