Registry attacked and can no longer run regedit command

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  1. J35Jazz

    J35Jazz Registered Member

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    My regedit function has been deleted or disabled. When I run the command, I am told that Windows can not find regedit and to make sure I typed the command correctly. I am not sure when this happened but not very long ago, days at most. I recently downloaded a software program called Smartdraw, ran a virus check on it and it was clean. I removed the software but still can not access my registry.

    I have tried to do the following to fix the problem;

    Download and run the following software:
    XP-RunAsShortCutFix.exe

    Copy and run the following:
    REG ADD HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\ /v DisableTaskMgr /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

    Have just run Trend Micro which was negative.

    Also tried to run Spyware Blaster and was given the following error message: Error: Access violation at 0x73483F5A (tried to read from 0x00000014), program terminated

    I ran vbrun60sp5.exe which is an installation for visual basic 6.0 run time files which corrected the problem. However, when I looked up the error, it pointed to a registry issue.

    Now running Kapersky but it is taking a long time. Nothing so far.

    Any help I thank you for

    Here is my Hijack this log data.

    ~ HJT Log Removed as per Policy ~
     
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  2. trjam

    trjam Registered Member

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    try this

    also delete your hijack log as it is not permitted here.
     
  3. Page42

    Page42 Registered Member

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    Also maybe get the most current version of HijackThis 2.0.2 (actually 2.0.0.2).
     
  4. JRViejo

    JRViejo Super Moderator

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    J35Jazz, as per Policy, we no longer process HJT logs here and yours has been removed, closing this thread.

    Perhaps you should review this: If you are currently infected and seek help in some of the forums listed there. Best of luck!

    JR
     
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