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DisclaimerThis is a self-help guide. Any more advice? lost any sort of internet connectivity... Used option 2, then did system restore to reestablish ethernet connection and ran antivirus one more time to be sure to be sure. Source

I got rid of the malware, but now, whatever I click on the desktop, it's either "Application Not Found" or it asks what application I want to open it with. How can I fix this?"A: Download this fix http://www.dougknox.com/xp/fileassoc/xp_exe_fix.zipIt should fix exe files issue. It's extortion !!In any case, the fix.reg and superantispyware free edition worked. Don't know if this is the problem, but .reg file is supposed to have one blank line at the end.

When one of these trojans is started, it will download and install XP Smart Security 2010 onto your computer without your permission and knowledge. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Any other ideas would be greatly appreciated. b) Get ready to Start Windows.

worked like a wonder, my PC is up and running as normal. To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math. You will see a list of infected items similar as shown below. Save file as fix.reg to your Desktop.

the computer then rebooted again but unsuccessfully. When MalwareBytes Anti-malware has finished removing the infection, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart. I also can not do a system restore, to any point. Get More Info I printed them out, and on the infected machine I first did a "system restore" to a date last week.

Use the removal guide below to remove XP Smart Security 2010 from your computer for free. I left this page open in the background and then went step by step. NOTE: choose Save as type: All files 5. Wait for a couple of minutes. 5.

Hi....I have tried method 1 and I am glad it works. This worked for me (Method #2). Hillary M. Please follow the removal instructions below to remove this infection from your computer.

You will see window similar to the one below. this contact form THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!These instructions were great, and now my problem is solved. After copy & paste, hit Enter key a couple of times. Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe] [-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile] [-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\secfile] [-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\open\command] @="\"%1\" %*" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe] @="exefile" "Content Type"="application/x-msdownload" 4.

This lead me to beleive it was the users profile that had the issues. They don't care about our suffering, I certainly don't care about theirs. for now. have a peek here February 13, 2010 at 11:40 AM Admin said...

The only thing I don't know how to do is get the SUPERAntiSpyware onto the flash drive. Remember, knowledge is the most powerful weapon. The detection count is calculated from infected PCs retrieved from diagnostic and scan log reports generated by SpyHunter.

March 18, 2010 at 5:29 PM Anonymous said...

What can I do? what should i do? thanks so much that was really easy and sketch free! As you can see, XP Smart Security 2010 is absolutely needless programs that why it should be removed from your computer as soon as possible.

so what r the steps for the manual removal? A window pops up saying "Open with...choose the program u want to use to open this file !!Can you please help as soon as possible...Thanx Sree March 2, 2010 at 5:15 Getting the updates makes the computer more secured and help prevents Trojan, virus, malware, and XP Smart Security 2010 similar attacks. Check This Out Method 1 Click Start, Run.

Update: this virus shows up with different names. Took the actions suggested by rdsok. Followed your instructions but can't open the fix.reg file. March 24, 2010 at 1:44 PM Anonymous said...

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