Re: about:blank permnantly in my browser

From: Ron Chamberlin (ronchamberlin_at_msn.msn.com)
Date: 01/15/05

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    Hi Dennis,
    You could try the MS AntiSpyware public beta:
    http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/software/default.mspx

    Run it from SafeMode (F8) and see if that clears it. Also dump your
    Temporary files and Temporary Internet Files.

    Ron Chamberlin
    MS-MVP

    "Dennis" <Dennis@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:EEA9F64C-48F6-4BA4-8CFD-8A0A63879085@microsoft.com...
    > Becky,
    > Did you ever find the source of this spyware/virus and what did you do to
    > get rid of it?
    >
    > Please advise - this is driving me nuts!
    >
    > Dennis
    >
    > "Becky" wrote:
    >
    >> Thanks we found it and tried it but unfortunately it did
    >> not solve the problem. Still stuck with about:blank
    >> dominating explorer! About to print out the other more
    >> complicated options but would appreciate any other
    >> information...cheers and cross fingers!
    >> >-----Original Message-----
    >> >
    >> >I have had the same problem in the past and the I
    >> >downloaded a free version of X-Cleaner and this found
    >> the
    >> >virus and all was well again.
    >> >This X-Cleaner was recommended by microsoft after trying
    >> >about 5 other anti virus software packs.
    >> >Email me at kenzo131070@yahoo.com.au if you cant find
    >> and
    >> >I will find the link for you.
    >> >
    >> >.
    >> >
    >>
    >


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