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15-12-2012, 09:33 AM (This post was last modified: 15-12-2012 10:29 AM by Bucky Ball.)
Need help from a programmer/computer geek
One of my laptops is infected with the fucking Google redirect virus, and I also want to get rid of the two search engines I didn't realize were being installed, ( the damn "funmoods" bullshit, and the Babylon search engine). Is there a good product out there to get rid of crap ? I've tried a number of the published ways to get rid of the redirect thing, so I know it's beyond me. I'm just sick of this crap.

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15-12-2012, 09:42 AM
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That's God's punishment for surfing porn... Big Grin
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15-12-2012, 10:25 AM
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(15-12-2012 09:42 AM)Janus Wrote:  That's God's punishment for surfing porn... Big Grin
I never do that, so I don't know how it got in there. But maybe someone else did .. hmm. grrrr.

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15-12-2012, 10:38 AM
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Yeah, right! Angel
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15-12-2012, 10:41 AM
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(15-12-2012 10:38 AM)Janus Wrote:  Yeah, right! Angel
Sorry. My motto is "why watch it when ya can do it". Porn is gross. Drinking Beverage

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15-12-2012, 10:42 AM
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Maybe Filox will have some answers for you, hold on ill call him.......




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15-12-2012, 10:46 AM
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Step 1) Reformat your hard drive.
Step 2) Install Ubuntu.

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15-12-2012, 10:48 AM
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Can't you just uninstall them yourself (the engines, I mean)?

Also, try malwarebytes for cleaning unwanted stuff (I think it doesn't catch the google redirect virus, though). There are a couple more ways and also some good ideas on the Internet, if you can't wait until the major comes back Wink

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15-12-2012, 10:52 AM
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(15-12-2012 10:46 AM)GirlyMan Wrote:  Step 1) Reformat your hard drive.
Step 2) Install Ubuntu.
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15-12-2012, 11:48 AM
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(15-12-2012 10:52 AM)Vera Wrote:  
(15-12-2012 10:46 AM)GirlyMan Wrote:  Step 1) Reformat your hard drive.
Step 2) Install Ubuntu.
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