Cholo, how did you fix it? ---same problem

April 21, 2011 at 02:45:01
Specs: Windows XP Pro, Intel Celeron 2.4ghz
when running combofix it comes up with "ATTRIB is not a recognized command twice then SORT is not a recognized command.
How did you fix it?

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April 21, 2011 at 03:32:53
This infection changes the attributes on all your files to hidden.

Download this file & then double click Unhide.exe to run it.

Now download a new copy of Combofix to your desktop, but rename it to something else, before downloading.
Use the same renaming techniques as used for MBAM.

A guide and tutorial on using ComboFix

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware ( MBAM )
Error codes
Common Issues, Questions, and their Solutions, Frequently Asked Questions.
VIPRE Rescue Program
Try it in Safe mode with Networking.
If it won't run, rename the downloaded mbam-setup.exe file to mb.exe to help work around certain malware that will block it from being run.
If it still will not run.
1: Go to Control Panel > Programs and Features and uninstall Malwarebytes.
Next redownload Malwarebytes but rename it before you download it to your desktop. As you are in the process of downloading when you get to the point that the "enter name of file to save to" box appears, in the "filename" slot, rename mbam-setup.exe to something.exe, then click Save.
If it installed but will not run, navigate to this folder:
2: C:\Programs Files\Malwarebytes' AntiMalware
At the top of the page, Tools > Folder Options > View, click > Show hidden files and folders and untick > Hide extensions for known file types.
How to see hidden files in Windows
Rename all the .exe files in the Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware folder and try to run it again.
When it opens, update 1st.
If it won't update after installing, update manually.
Download & install.

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