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I did a sweep and now it wont let me connect to

I did the sweep on my computer, and it quarantained
like 26 files. After that I could not get online. I went in and un-quarantined the files and the internet came back on. I used it last night and this morning it would not work again.

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I have seen this problem a couple times. The only fix that seems to work is uninstalling Spysweeper and then reinstall it again. If you go to start>Programs>webroot you will see an uninstaller. Run that, reboot the computer, then reinstall again from your install disc.

Posted on Jun 04, 2008

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I too have Trend PC Cillin ( anti-virus ) and Webroot Spy sweeper... I schedule sweeps at different times so there is no overlap or conflicts.. I am running windows XP Pro ( i do not like Vista... even thou I may not have any choice at some point) but I have not had any conflicts or lockups between them.. There may be some other underlying issue with your system... For what it's worth...

Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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SOURCE: Hi I did a sweep

Boot into safe mode. ('Rapidly press F8 before the Windows boots)
Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > System Restore
and restore your PC to an earlier date.

If you have disabled your System Restore, then you'll have to repair your windows Installation CD detailed procedure can be read at these links.

http://pcsupport.about.com/od/operatingsystems/ss/instxprepair1.htm
http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm

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