Unknown File in Winsock LSP

October 16, 2009 at 08:54:24
Specs: Windows XP, 264

Hijack This scan stated I have an unknown file in the Winsock LSP named C:/windows/system32/nwprovau.dll. What is this file? Is it harmful to my pc; because I am unable to connect to the internet? How do I remove this file? Thanks in Advance for your advice and support.

Curious George

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October 16, 2009 at 09:01:17

The link below should answer your concern.

Unknown File in Winsock LSP - NWPROVAU.DLL
What is it and can it be removed?


Edited to add: If you can't access the Internet with the problem computer and download the LSPFix use another computer and download it to a CD, floppy, thumb drive then transfer it to the problem computer and run it.


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October 16, 2009 at 10:32:22

Thak you for your speedy reply and advice.

Curious George

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