Re: Spyware Removed, but computer restarts by itself
From: Curious George's Twin (shaggy_at_whoamitoday.net)
Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 09:00:40 -0400
When in doubt, format c and start from scratch. Its refreshing and
eliminates all stuff, all problems, etc.
> From: "Billygatesjuniour" <Billygatesjuniour@discussions.microsoft.com>
> | While i was on a holiday, my parents used the computer and some how they
> | spyware installed on the computer even though i am using Microsofts
> | Program, it always works great. So it found 69 diffrent spyware files on
> | computer and erased them all for me. I did a restart as it requested,
> but now
> | will only make in to my desk top screen, run for about a minute and the
> | restart itself and continues to do so on and on again. This only happens
> | the computer is plugged in to the internet, when it is unplugged in
> | great and does not shut it self down. What did i do or what am i missing
> | here, can spyware take control of the computers startup functions and
> | it to restart.
> | Thanks for your help
> I guess that can be a negative consequence of using a Beta software !