rite ok when i get the windows task manager up to see what programs are running for some reason loads of porn sites are running but i cannot see them :confused: and when i get ride of them another replaces it and its fuckin pissin me off because some of them have the sickest names and i dont wana get done for somthin my computer likes 2 see :uhm: :(
im using aol so i never actualy use microsoft internet exploser and that is what these sites are using so would i be able 2 turn it off at all??
any ideas whats goin on and how i can sort this out??
oh and no i havnt been goin on it!
Mabye it is some spy wear or a virus. Do you run Ad-aware frequently and Norton?
yer i do them all the time its even running now but it doesnt pick it up. if i just leave the sites up i keep gettin norton tell me i have trojan horse virus things on my comp :mad:
i took a screenie of the message i get
to fix the trojan If its in Temporary Internet Files, try going my computer > control panel > internet options > delete Files > then tick delete all offline content and ok. It will clean the folder, and should delete the trojan. For the porn sites, my computer > control panel > add or remove programs. See if there is a weird program thats installed, any XXX program or adwear(i had something that kept bringing websites up, i stoped it by looking there and found a program called "web saving from ebates" when i deleted it, no more pop up sites) :)
If it doesn't help, ill try and think of something else:confused:
cheeeers il try it now n let ya kno. fanks alot
ok im lookin in the add or delete programs list and the only thing i dont reconise is somthing called "TVMedia" there is this massive list of stuff called "windows xp hotfix" i dont remember that before tho :uhm:
StEnok im lookin in the add or delete programs list and the only thing i dont reconise is somthing called "TVMedia" there is this massive list of stuff called "windows xp hotfix" i dont remember that before tho :uhm:
hotfix is fine, there windows updates;)
Im not sure what TVmedia is though, maybe you should save a system restore point, delete and if you fine out you needed it, restore? Thought TVmedia doesn't sound like a thing that would make porn come up.
Maybe see if someone else uses it first as well(if other people use that computer).
lol oh rite
no1 else uses this computer. and i dont have a disk to save to?! wiv this comp but i did with the old one. i can use an ordinary floppy disk if i can find one cant i? lol sorry bout this but havnt done it for a long time
start > programs > accessories > system tools > system restore > the make a restore point. :)
I dout TVmedia will be important, i dont have it, and my friend doesn't, and you dont know what it is...
how long since your last format? You have a backup hard drive? If so copy all vital files to that and reformat with a fresh install, current service packs, IE patches and anti-virus. Download Zone Alarm and you should be good to go. Take you a few hours max. I do a fresh install every 6 months.