Unable to delete a backdoor trojan

Dell Dimension 8400 desktop
May 18, 2011 at 11:45:17
Specs: Window XP Pro SP3, 4G
In windows XP I deleted the need for a password to log on. A week later I contracted a back door virus which leaves me in a looping Dell startup window that bypasses the Windows start progress bar. The recovery console keeps asking for a password in order to do a repair and since I deleted the need for a password to log on, no matter what I type from previous passwords, nothing gets me past this point.

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#1
May 18, 2011 at 11:53:02
Have you tried just leaving the password blank? Even if there is no password set the RC will ask for a password, just pressing return should be sufficient.

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#2
May 18, 2011 at 14:10:45
You need to put a password back in then and use it.

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