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Can't access Google at all

I have run every spyware, adaware, AVG but that didn't help. I can access everything else - just, all of a sudden, I can't access Google on both my Compaq desktop and my HP laptop. Am thinking I picked up a virus because I search a lot - but nothing helps.

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Dear friend,

I had the same problem earlier. Tried all sorts of things including windows repair.Ultimately i had to reformat the drive to install windows. This had solved my problem.

U can also try the same.

Good luck

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