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Windows 7: Security Essentials can't remove/quarantine "Adware:Win32/FastSaveApp"

01 Feb 2013   #1
Planetspectra

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Security Essentials can't remove/quarantine "Adware:Win32/FastSaveApp"

Hi there

Each time I switch on my PC Security Essentials flags up an medium alert (status active) concerning a detected item - "Adware:Win32/FastSaveApp".

I've applied the action "Quarantine" and "Remove", each time Security Essentials completes the operation and tells me to restart my PC.

Upon restart FastSaveApp is back again.

I have tried CCleaner and Malwarebytes but they don't pick it up. I've check to see if it has installed anything in Chrome and IE9, it hasn't as far as I can tell.



This is the first time that I've come across something that Security Essentials couldn't deal with. Any suggestions as to how I can remove this pest please?


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01 Feb 2013   #2
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Try running the following tool:

AdwCleaner Download
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01 Feb 2013   #3
Planetspectra

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Thank you. That seems to have done the trick.
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01 Feb 2013   #4
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Glad it's sorted .
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 Security Essentials can't remove/quarantine "Adware:Win32/FastSaveApp"




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