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Last night I had a virus called antivirus8 pop up on my screen, a few minutes later my dell inspiron 1545 shutdown and now all I get is a black screen with a blinking curser in the upper left corner. Help!!! Thanks.

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Hi,

1.Reboot your computer
2.Press F8 constantly and you'll get a list of options
3.Choose Safe Mode with Networking
4.Go online, and download MalwareBytes (make sure your computer is connected thru the ethernet port)
5.Install and Let it update
6.Run Full Scan option
7.After is done scanning
8.Choose Remove all items found
9.Reboot
10.Your back in business

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Here is a link that explains the problem and how to get rid of it. there are many free removal toold on GOOGLE. just type in antivirus 8.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-antivirus8

Posted on Nov 13, 2010

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