Winfixer issue

Discussion in 'privacy problems' started by Jen Y, Jan 29, 2006.

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  1. Jen Y

    Jen Y Registered Member

    Jan 29, 2006
    Hi there! I'm a newbie, too...What do ya'll know about winfixer?

    I keep getting the pop-ups for winfixer , and thus far, have avoided contracting anything.

    What is it and how can I make the pop-ups stop? I am currently using ZoneAlarm, Microsoft AntiSpyware, SpywareBlaster, Spybot, Ad-Aware SE Personal, and AVG Free Edition. None of these seems to be able to stop the pop-ups.

    I know how to avoid them, but my 9 year old son is also a user on my computer and I am concerned that he may inadvertantly download something that he shouldn't.


    Thanks much!
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    snowbound Retired Moderator

    Feb 18, 2003
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