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Old 08-29-2008, 01:21 PM   #1
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How do I rid my computer of the "My Web Search Toolbar" virus? I run the home version of Windows XP on a 3 year old Dell computer.

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To get Expert Help with malware removal:

I recommend that you read this article… "Simply, click on the links to be re-directed.

"Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? - First Steps";

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Please follow the instructions very carefully; then, post all the requested logs and information; as instructed, in the
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Please ensure that you create a new thread in the HiJackThis Log Help Forum;
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if you cannot complete any of them for whatever reason, just continue on with the next one until they are all completed.
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