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Re: Directory name changed by Virus
Try to login safe mode by restarting pc and holding down the f8 key as soon as the power comes on ..way before the windows screens appears and then select safe mode without network. Once in safe mode run your virus scan. Then go to start>run> type in cmd and press ok> then type chkdsk /f
please note a space between the k and slash (/)
press enter and then press then press the Y button and restart again once virus scan is done and see if that helps.
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Hi, It seems that you have downloaded the wrong version of the software. However, to know which bit version of you are using, perform the below steps: Method 1 1. Click Start, click Run, type sysdm.cpl, and then click OK. 2. Click the General tab. The operating system appears as follows:? For a 64-bit version operating system: Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Version < Year> appears under System. ? For a 32-bit version operating system: Microsoft Windows XP Professional Version< Year> appears under System. Method 2 1. Click Start, click Run, type winmsd.exe, and then click OK. 2. In the details pane, locate Processor under Item. Note the value. ? If the value that corresponds to Processor starts with x86, the computer is running a 32-bit version of the Windows operating system. ? If the value that corresponds to Processor starts with ia64 or AMD64, the computer is running a 64-bit version of the Windows operating system. If you have downloaded the correct software, then perform the below step: Right click on the file WindowsXP-KB835935-SP2-ENU-exe and select properties and select properties. Click on Compatibility tab and check "Run this programs in compatibility mode" option and in the drop down menu select Windows NT 4.0 (Service Pack 5). Then click apply & Ok. Then restart the computer to make the changes effective. Hope this should resolve the issue. With Regards Mike.
Sometimes it happens in windows XP that you are not able to open drives
on your hard disk. When you double click on the drives icons or right
click on the drive>>explore in My computer ,the drive does not
This problem is generally caused by most of the viruses which
infect windows XP system. They block or restrict your access to any of
But donâ€™t worry this is not a big trouble it can be fixed easily.
Normally when a virus infects a windows system which causes a drive
opening problem, it automatically creates a file named autorun.inf in
the root directory of each drive.
This autorun.inf file is a read only ,hidden and a system file and
the folder option is also disabled by the virus. This is deliberately
done by the virus in order to protect itself. autorun.inf initiates all
the activities that the virus performs when you try to open any drive.
Very simple . virus create some bad registry if you want to solve this problem then delet this registry
Try downloading malwarebytes its the best antispyware/spyware removal tool around right now and just use for trial period for now. http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php
Should help remove a fair bit. Also make sure your antivirus has the latest updates and run it. If its still around after that let me know. Theres also a tool called hijackthis which you can run it can help clean up a fair bit. If all else fails try combofix its very powerful and I only recommend if the others are unsuccessful as it can make some major changes. I have never had a problem with it personally but heard some people have.
go to www.safer-networking.org and download spybot search and destroy,then goto www.malwarebytes.org and download malwarebytes antimalware,just click on the free green download button,after they are downloaded install them on your computer and run a full scan on the malwarebytes first,you have to go to settings to set for full scan,then run spybot,no special settings,when it isdone scanning just click on fix problems and that will take care of your virus.
reainstall exployter 7 and run more cleaners bugs not all out go to trend micro online do free scan dl cc cleaner and ace cheak msconfig startup still left over that bug and now it proably disabled your settinsg can u change uyour wallpaper also or no