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I denied access and soon after Norton AV notified me that a program called Tracor was trying to access my computer. I download it to a flash drive on another pc and ran it from the stick. Also the virus has messed with group policies and file permissions which I am sorting my way through. Thanks again! news

When you’re done, at the bottom, right-click Trash. ThinkPoint associated files and registry values: Files: For Windows XP users: C:\Documents and Settings\[User Name]\Application Data\hotfix.exe C:\Documents and Settings\[User Name]\Application Data\[SET OF RANDOM CHARACTERS].bat C:\Documents and Settings\[User Name]\Application Data\install C:\Documents and Google redirect virus + thinkpoint trojan, no internet access - cannot fix Started by Michelle W , Oct 31 2010 05:49 PM This topic is locked 2 replies to this topic Cannot thank you enough!!!

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I have tried to:1) run explorer.exe2) cacls "C:\Windows\explorer.exe" /G Everyone:F and also tried this process that you posted. some result in multiple infected files and are self- regenerating. Logged coolsilver Sr.

If you still have a problem, please start a new thread Basically the Google redirect virus is caused by a trojan with rootkit capability, and so whenever I click on a oh wow!!! I've gone through my registry and deleted anything containing "hotfix.exe" and still no go. Chrome Redirect Virus October 22, 2010 at 7:07 AM Kjetil said...

Your desktop and icons should start up as normal. Browser Redirect Virus Android I've run both of these programs multiple times in safe mode because I am unable to get into windows normal mode. Help! but there is a problem(or may be not) that it shows Virus whenever i insert pen drive in my PC.Every time i delete ts Virus or Move it to the chest

Trojan problems redirecter problems Re-occuring Trojan Virus PLease help im sure a have a virus or malware and the like Virus or Malware problem Laggy Laptop, Laggy Internet Browser - Deep Google Chrome Redirect Virus Firefox worked fine after this. for now. Just do the next step and see what happens.

  1. I am also unable to access it through safe mode/administrator options.
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  3. You saved my computer right before a big school project.
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And, of course, it's always a good idea to scan the computer with at least trow anti-malware programs. October 21, 2010 at 11:45 AM Anonymous said... How To Block Redirects On Chrome Beyond that, you could have a Rootkit infection, which needs an entirely different program to locate and find. Google Redirect Virus Removal Tool Hmm I still can't seem to open registry editor - any suggestions October 22, 2010 at 2:51 AM Anonymous said...

Anti-virus programs don't look for Malware, they look for crap that is classified as a virus. navigate to this website muchas gracias, merci, if i could say it in a thousand languages, i would . I was really freaking out because I knew something wasn't right and I know nothing about computers. Hey, I managed to stop running hotfix.exe and got to the desktop where I eventually installed malwarebytes and ran a scan. Google Chrome Virus Scan

October 29, 2010 at 8:35 AM Admin said... mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox I have a Google redirect virus which ... Think of it as you have a Google or Yahoo or Bing search bar in your browser. http://cgmguide.com/redirect-virus/google-redirect.php October 26, 2010 at 9:46 AM onepleasedguy said...

Click here to Register a free account now! How To Stop Redirects In Chrome Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. ConfusedCA October 27, 2010 at 12:01 PM Anonymous said...

I also found the removal instructions given at http://deletemalware.blogspot.com/2010/02/remove-google-redirect-virus.html to be very useful.

B_in Ohio Jr. Just start from the first step as see if the problems persists. If Spyware Doctor is blocked by the virus then run your system in safe mode and try again. Customize And Control Google Chrome good job!

Good luck and be safe online! Thank You SO much everyone. Share this: Katie is a Search expert and author of this help page. http://cgmguide.com/redirect-virus/i-have-google-redirect-virus.php Research ongoing ....................

Logged essexboy Malware removal instructor Avast Überevangelist Probably Bot Posts: 40699 Dragons by Sasha Re: think it was think point... « Reply #5 on: November 13, 2010, 02:06:48 PM » Thinkpoint You will see THOUSANDS of domain entries in there. 3.) Next open the registry and go to these 2 hives. thank you for the help your step by spep institution's were very easy to follow and my laptop is fine now so thank you October 31, 2010 at 3:32 AM Admin October 21, 2010 at 5:48 PM Anonymous said...

October 25, 2010 at 1:49 PM Anonymous said... I am also rather frightened i will find trojans ^^ I have not long formatted the drives and reinstalled windows after all :( redirects to chinaontv, kdirectory, porn, ask.com, various shopping directories, October 20, 2010 at 12:44 PM Anonymous said... Q: The ThinkPoint screen at the beginning never goes away I have been following the directions to get rid of it, does it take awhile after clicking end process?A: Did you

Logged coolsilver Sr. When the scan completes, it will open two notepad windows. It won't fix your computer because there actually are no problems except the ThinkPoint itself. simple question thats been itching my thought =D thanx again with the help October 22, 2010 at 2:56 AM Anonymous said...

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