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Virus/malware problem Hayton Apr 12, 2014 11:07 AM (in response to quik66) Your own files, things you've added, shouldn't be affected by a System Restore. websites. So I called Microsoft for free installation support. Report Worked Great- May 30, 2010 at 06:40 PM Thank you very much! his comment is here

I tried resetting almoste everything else under the sun, but missed that! By the same token, these tools aren't that good at protecting you from the millions of infections that your antivirus application already keeps out. When this happened, I'd once again scan, and usually reboot/scan again in safe mode...Several scans found malicious files, but usually they came back "clean"...Then i noticed problems with McAfee. This solved problems with both IE8 256-bit and Firefox 3.5.6 Hope this helps. https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB70393

Mcafee Agent 5.0.3 Known Issues

The quickest way to test, is to start Windows in safe mode. First Steps The quickest way to test in impact of other software on Thunderbird is to start Windows in Kasperskys browser extension claims that it just protects payment sites of the users choice. After some manual removals and scans and such all was good with firefox, chrome, and all other methods and ports accessing the outside world minus whatever that IE hijack was. System Restore can take a long time, especially when operating in Safe Mode.

  • Virus/malware problem catdaddy Apr 12, 2014 11:45 AM (in response to quik66) If I may add, While I "Whole Heartedly" agree with Hayton,s suggestions, for in comparison he is more knowledgeable
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JOIN THE DISCUSSION (26 REPLIES) January 26, 2016 Stephen Hill Good article. I had that stupid fake anti virus and I was able to get rid of it then IE was not working Report GSteven› anyJoeDoe - Feb 7, 2010 at 08:19 PM Antivirus and firewall products are often tightly linked to little details in the software it is monitoring (eg Thunderbird), and which makes them susceptible to breakage or incompatibility from Thunderbird updates. Mcafee Product Download Click Next twice.

Report anyJoeDoe- Jan 24, 2010 at 03:31 PM Some fake antivirus make changes to the LAN options on IE, and afterwards, if antivirus or antispay does not restore the correct settings, I tried all the fixes recommended here and on other sites that popped up - nothing worked. Again, just my (2) cents......Kind Regards, Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 8. check it out And yet, McAfee-which is even installed by default on many new Windows 10 PCs-really doesn't want you to use Microsoft Edge.

Your was the best solution so thank u very much. Mcafee Support The 'Operating System' option will show the Windows and IE versions; on my machine it only shows Service Pack numbers in the 'Hotfix' section. I tried resetting all the settings in IE and turning most of McAfee off but nothing worked until I reset winsock. It provides a "Vault" for my passwords and login information so that I do not have to try to remember a bunch of passwords, particularly for frequently-visited sites.


There seem to be two solutions from http://community.spamfighter.com/forums/p/237/888.aspx: In Start Menu | Repair Spamfighter; when repair is finished restart computer and then Spamfighter Toolbar will be back!! https://community.mcafee.com/docs/DOC-2168 THANKS Report Nikaaaa- May 13, 2010 at 08:49 AM i tried this as a last resort because nothing else seemed to work. Mcafee Agent 5.0.3 Known Issues Of course updates occur at other times too and you shouldn't ignore any critical or non-critical updates using the optional Microsoft Updates (see Windows Update settings), with few exceptions. Mcafee Windows 10 Support Adobe always "asks" to update, not sure about Java.No other browsers used, although contemplating going to Firefox in the future.Thanks again,Tony (quik66)Message was edited by: quik66 on 4/12/14 10:38:39 AM CDT

The cached file folders and temp numerous windows temp folders are not the only places that malware is dropped. Report Mark1958- Jan 2, 2010 at 06:34 AM Thanks for the suggestion, Matt. Report W. thanks Report DB- Dec 5, 2009 at 06:27 AM Just installed Windows 7 64 bit with IE 8. Mcafee Profiler

Disconnected from the internet. I do not spend my time making MBAM detect millions of infections that any decent AV already detects as MBAM is DESIGNED to work alongside antivirus software, not replace it. Thanks. weblink In my opinion the biggest impediment to a safe PC is people clicking "Yes" when they should click "No".

AVG may cause slow downloading of pop mail [34]. Mcafee Epo As far as I know, they are just Chrome/Firefox with some extensions built in by default and maybe some tweaked settings. Be careful what you pick though!

Report snow- Sep 24, 2009 at 06:47 PM Thank you, thank you, thank you!

I always disabled the browser extensions in AVG and Avast and was aware that "free" had to be paid for somehow. Folder names must finish with a backslash. Firefox works without a glitch. Mcafee Removal Tool Could only install and run in safe mode.

I had a nice fun run-in with that nasty anti-virus pro 2009. It helps to look up the name of the infection because often it has a cure readily available.The forum search mechanism at the top right of this and every page can I could not get IE8 to load at all and then I did exactly as you suggested. http://scvanet.org/problems-with/common-outlook-issues-and-solutions.html but usually one needs the help of 3rd-party software anyway for that, and how to do that is for another website to tell you, Google it.

desertjackal: I use Norton Security Toolbar only because I also have Norton Identity Safe Cards & Logins. Worse yet, these extensions are often hideously vulnerable to attack. the best thing you could do to be insured there are no underlying rootkits or spying malware that goes unnoticed is to rebuild.I would suggest that in the future people look Report careman› anyJoeDoe - Mar 8, 2010 at 10:59 AM Hi, Your simple instructions helped me restore internet connection again and thank you so much for the good advice.

I've done everything short of completely restoring her PC to its original backup from purchase (the absolute last desparate move). You'll need to re-install anything from Microsoft, McAfee, and perhaps from other companies (like Adobe) that came in recently.Check in Control Panel to see if you have Java installed. The global search & indexer normally only has impact during the initial indexing process. I found this forum with lots of suggestions, none of which work.

The MalwareBytes blog explained avast!'s behavior here. Does Chris, or anyone else, have any info about how well Kaspersky implements their extension?

January 26, 2016 Mouna Kea What is your opinion about the so called safe browsers of and Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware is great!