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EMBEDDED VIRUS THAT RECONNECT'S AFTER REINSTALL WIN. RRS feed

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                        I have a virus that scan's can't detect. It was found by Dell Connect Tech. Ican't remember   where it was found.

                        The description of this virus is currently described by WINDOWS LIVEONECARE.COM.

               VIRUS SYMPTOM'S: COMMAND PROMPT

                                                   WILL NOT WORK.

      2.WINDOWS INSTALLER DOES NOT INSTALL. 3. DOWNLOADED PROGRAMS ARE MISSING,CAN'T FIND THEM ANYWHERE ON COMPUTER FILES.4. NO DESKTOP ICON'S. 5.POP UPS THAT COVER PAGE WHEN TRYING TO REINSTALL SP2, WHICH WAS ON COMPUTER.6. ADD AND REMOVE- WILL NOT REMOVE THE SP 1.1 THAT VIRUS PUT ON COMPUTER.

                      DELL TECH. SAID EVERY TIME I REINSTALL WINDOWS THE VIRUS RE ATTACHES TO THE NEW INSTALLATION. I HAVE REINSTALLED 3 TIMES LOSING ALL DATA EACH TIME THINKING I WOULD GET RID OF THIS PARASITE, ALL TO NO AVAIL.ALSO DELL HAD TO PUT IN NEW HARDDRIVE

    Saturday, April 14, 2007 8:25 PM