Solved pop up problems with xp

December 29, 2012 at 10:20:06
Specs: Windows XP, 1.5 gig
hi guys,
is there a free site that I can go and get a software to scan my computer for malware spyware and all the rest that goes with it .i have avg anti virus running on my system at present I also download Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool and i run it but i think there is more to be remove cause I am still getting alot of pop up e.g like this one with the lady who is a stay home mom and is making you look younger with some king face lift also my face book page i cannot type on the search area to look for friends and cannot log out or in can someone help me here please.My broser is mozilla firefox

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#1
December 29, 2012 at 10:50:07
✔ Best Answer
Try running Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware on your system.

http://www.malwarebytes.org/

You've been helped by a 15 year old.


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#2
December 29, 2012 at 11:29:34
Run your scans from safe mode.

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#3
December 29, 2012 at 21:21:05
Run ESET & post the log please. This scan may take a very long while, so please be patient. Start it before going to work or bed.
http://www.eset.com/us/online-scann...
http://www.eset.com/home/products/o...
You may have to download ESET from a good computer, put it on a thumb drive & run it from there.
Create a ESET SysRescue CD or USB drive
http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?pag...
How do I use my ESET SysRescue CD or USB flash drive to scan and clean my system?
http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?pag...
Configure ESET this way & disable your AV.
http://i.imgur.com/3U7YC.gif
How to Temporarily Disable your Anti-virus
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/for...
Why Would I Ever Need an Online Virus Scanner?
I already have an antivirus program installed, isn't that enough?
http://www.squidoo.com/the-best-fre...
Once onto a machine, malware can disable antivirus programs, prevent antimalware programs from downloading updates, or prevent a user from running antivirus scans or installing new antivirus software or malware removal tools. At this point even though you are aware the computer is infected, removal is very difficult.
5: Why does the ESET Online Scanner run slowly on my computer?
If you have other antivirus, antispyware or anti-malware programs running on your computer, they may intercept the scan being performed by the ESET Online Scanner and hinder performance. You may wish to disable the real-time protection components of your other security software before running the ESET Online Scanner. Remember to turn them back on after you are finished.
17: How can I view the log file from ESET Online Scanner?
http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?pag...
http://www.eset.com/home/products/o...
The ESET Online Scanner saves a log file after running, which can be examined or sent in to ESET for further analysis. The path to the log file is "C:\Program Files\EsetOnlineScanner\log.txt". You can view this file by navigating to the directory and double-clicking on it in Windows Explorer, or by copying and pasting the path specification above (including the quotation marks) into the Start ? Run dialog box from the Start Menu on the desktop.
If no threats are found, you will simply see an information window that no threats were found.
http://www.trishtech.com/security/s...

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