Can't set my home page - only searchpage.html comes back

Discussion in 'adware, spyware & hijack cleaning' started by candycane008, Apr 24, 2004.

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  1. candycane008

    candycane008 Registered Member

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    Hi - I need help.

    My home page is now set to C:\searchpage.html. I change it back to yahoo and C:\searchpage.html. keeps coming back. I was on the phone with HP tech support last night and after 3 1/2 hours of trying to help me clean it out. He couldn't. He gave me a case # and told me to call back.

    I ran and downloaded Hijack This, deleted all that came up. I would run another scan and it all came back. I deleted ALL again, and they all came back.

    I don't know where to find my running processes to cut and paste them here. Can I copy what is showing up in Highjack This to show? Won't let me copy and paste and like I've mentioned...I don't know THAT much on pc's.

    Please help me-

    Candy
     
  2. Pieter_Arntz

    Pieter_Arntz Spyware Veteran

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    Hi candycane008,

    Please follow the instructions posted here:
    https://www.wilderssecurity.com/showthread.php?t=15913

    As an extra download and run CWShredder
    Use the Fix button and follow the instructions provided by the program.

    Then reboot, run HijackThis as instructed in the post I linked to and post the log.

    Regards,

    Pieter
     
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