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Avg and windowslive onecare. install 7.5,8.0 or keep windowslive onecare

Hey there. I had a trojen horse in win32system. I had avg 7.5 free. it ran scan-- told me it add healed the problem. then ran adware. it found 215 infections and this program also told me it had fixed problems. Then restarted my labtop."HP pavilion dv4420 us notebook pc." The same thing happanend. then ran spybot search and destroy.no fix.Called microsoft. they told me to install windowslive onecare.Now i'm unable to install updates service pack 3 4 window xp. although liveonecare tells me to do so. What should i do? uninstall livonecare, and reinstall avg 7.5 or 8.0. but if i do this my security will tell me my updates are turned off. When they are trurly on. Hope u can make ince of this. and please help. Thanks JJ

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  • jj9064 Jul 24, 2008

    i would like to help other people with there problem. but as u can see i am having trouble myself. jj9064

  • jj9064 Jul 24, 2008

    thanks again. having trouble. i need to stop before i really mess up my labtop.JJ

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Hello,

I would suggest removing Windows OneCare and all versions of AVG using Add/Remove programs. Then you can install Avast from http://www.avast.com/eng/download-avast-home.html#DownloadAvastHomeEdition. You will need to choose the correct language and save the file to your desktop. After it completes, double click the file to install the program.

Once you install Avast I would suggest registering it for free at http://www.avast.com/eng/home-registration.php#register-form. If you register it you get 1 year free. Once it advises that it is about to expire, you can return to this link and get a new license key.


Also, on the Windows Update issue, I would suggest that you rename C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution to C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution.old. This should cause Windows update to redownload windows updates.

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Try to install the nod32 antivirus..
or just dellete the virus through dos comand..if not work..post it again..thanks..

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