HELP! i have a backdoor trojan virus i can not remove!

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  1. jenlove

    jenlove Registered Member

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    AVG alerts me that i have a back door trojan virus in my system volume information_restore file, but having tried countless things to remove it i cant! am i just being blonde? please help me :'(
     
  2. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    You need to turn off system restore. See this
    link.
     
  3. jenlove

    jenlove Registered Member

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    THANK YOU! i have done that, and turned off and back on system restore, hopfully it will have gone thanks :)
     
  4. Blackspear

    Blackspear Global Moderator

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    Hi Jenlove you can also download and run a free anti-trojan software such as ewido found here:

    http://www.ewido.net/en/

    Hope this helps...

    Cheers :D
     
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  6. bigc73542

    bigc73542 Retired Moderator

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    Just don't forget to reboot the computer with restore turned off. the turn it back on after reboot.
     
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