Re: safe mode?
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2004 10:55:02 -0700
>> I have 13 different trojans that avg found and norton
>> didn't!? I see it's suggested to restart your pc in
>> mode but I'm not very computer wise and don't know how
>> do this...I run windows xp home.
>> Can someone point me in the right direction?
>Tap F8 repeatedly as the computer is starting up. This
will get you to
>the proper menu where you can choose "Safe Mode" (don't
>Mode with Networking"). I find it unlikely that AVG
found malware that
>Norton didn't, but perhaps your NAV is an older version
and you haven't
>been keeping the definitions updated. If you got a
>notice and did not renew the subscription, your virus
>Once you are in Safe Mode, click on the icon for your
account and run
>your virus scans again. Make sure you have the latest
version of your
>antivirus and again, make sure the definitions are
>MS MVP - Windows Shell/User
>Elephant Boy Computers
Many thanks!! I did renew my subscription for another
year and definetly paid for it so I will be checking my
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