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Webroot spysweeper won't sweep

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 something about "Options Progrms??" 4 critical shields and won;t allow me to view them or sweep

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  • rockwithme Aug 08, 2008

    SPYSWEEPER WON'T SWEEP AND THE MESSAGE JUSTS SAYS:

    4 of 4 critical shields are off.

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I had the same problem getting also an error message when i would log in about a valid definition file and go to program option page to update the definition file, after trying fixes from others i found one that said to reboot computer and put in safe mode, then open spy sweeper in safe mode, everything was in large print and nothing was turned on, so i rebooted the computer again and this time when the screen came up came up normally and not in safe mode and most of all there was no error message, my spy sweeper is now opened and now it is sweeping like it is suppose to do i don't know who was the person that posted the resolution but thanks it works so everyone try it.

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