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I think im getting the trojan virus and i need the restore cd,but the serial number on the back of my laptop is faded

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If you can get online,download belarc advisor and run it. It gives you a complete profile of the computer.Scroll down till you see the operating system listed and it shows the key.

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Download and run Belarc Advisor here which will list your laptop's info including serial numbers, then download and run AVG Free 8.0 here and this should find and remove any trojan. It also will automatically scan your pc and update itself every day.

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My laptop is infected by 26 trojan virus plz help


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You can restore the computer back to factory default,to do so, follow the below steps: Turn Off the computer, now as soon as you hit the power button, keep on holding "Alt"
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Try to enter the OS through safe mode F8 at startup go in their and search for system restore, try to pick a date before u got infected and it should get it back to normal. the other route is if you have your OS disc there is an option to repair your computer this will restore the default values in the registry and system files.

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I have an hp laptop which has a trojan virus and will no alow me to do anything. Do i have to pess alt F10 to start reboot as i do on my sons acer


hopefully you have an anti virus/spyware programme installed, if so keep pressing F8 on boot up to get you into safe mode, this will not allow the trojan to run.

When you get the list on screen choose safe mode, then when windows starts, choose the administrator account, go straight to my computer>properties>system restore tab, and turn off system restore.

Run your anti virus programme and then when the trojan is found and then reboot pc, then turn system restore back on.

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you need to press F8 while the pc is booting for a startup in safe mode, then when in safe mode select start windows in safe mode, go to my computer, properties>system restore tab and turn off system restore and then run the scan again as these trojans cannot be deleted when the pc is in normal use.

 

If your antivirus finds them but cannot heal, make a note of the file that has the trojan and then search for the file and delete it manually.

 

Ensure after the trojans are deleted that you tuirn system restore back on

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