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  • I have a few issues making my laptop unstable which in turn is making me unstable hahahaha. I'm constantly being redirected to other crap and adds everywhere on anything. I have all the names of these malicious sites written down. I'll share a few and see what anyone can tell me about them and what to do. albumsuper.info, cdn.adk2.com, p.obmvod.obox.netdna-cdn.com, epicscanpronice.in, visitor-rewardsurvey.com,

    That's to start with but there are at least the same amount I haven't mentioned. I'm hoping someone is kind enough and patient enough with me to learn to do this fix myself. I wantbto learn and I want to be confident enough to do this stuff myself.

    Thank you

    • Moved by Mike Kinsman Monday, June 1, 2015 6:22 PM off topic
    Sunday, May 31, 2015 5:16 AM

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  • Hi,

    My first suggestion would be to run an online virus scanner, which may help pinpoint the issue. There's many to choose from, but here's the one I usually use first:

    http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

    If that doesn't solve your problems, I suggest posting your question over here (Participate -> Ask a Question) for further assistance:

    Virus and Malware forum on Microsoft Answers

    This forum is meant for feedback on the TechNet website/subscriptions, not product support.

    Good luck.


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    • Proposed as answer by Just Karl Monday, June 1, 2015 2:33 PM
    • Marked as answer by Just Karl Wednesday, June 10, 2015 5:04 PM
    Sunday, May 31, 2015 11:46 PM
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    Monday, June 1, 2015 6:22 PM