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Could not locate a valid definitions file

Says 4 critical shields are OFF and my is "vulnerable". Gives me an "Alert's" prompt but won't let me see what. Then won't start a sweep. Says could not find a valid definitions file. please go to program opstions page and click "update defintions" to download a defintions file. It did not have this. It wont let me scan in safe mode either. It wont let me uninstall either.

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  • Anonymous Jun 28, 2008

    same

  • Anonymous Jun 30, 2008

    SAYS IT CANNOT LOCATE A DEFINITIONS FILE.IT WILL NOT LET ME DO ANYTHING..I WISH I HAD NEVER GOTTEN IT

  • shmidlap Jan 03, 2009

    same as above, exactly

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It is your purchased version or u got it from your friend or somewhere else.
if u purchased it then u have to just go to that site and follow the instruction to get some updation.
or this is your unpurchased version than it is good to remove it.
for that go to control panal and then select add/remove hardware or software. in this option u will get all the softwares.
select spy sweeper and select remove option.
that will remove spysweeper.

thanks

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