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Windows 7: Some Files my Antivirus programme can't scan

28 Aug 2015   #1
Dave Elliott

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Some Files my Antivirus programme can't scan

Hi
I have eight files on my system (Windows 7) that my Antivirus programme cannot scan.

They all begin with C:\$Windows.~BT\Sources\SafeOS\SafeOS.Mount\Windows\.........

This is the first one
C:\$Windows.~BT\Sources\SafeOS\SafeOS.Mount\Windows\Boot\PXE\abortpxe.com

Are these a problem and do I need them? If not how do I dump them?
Dave


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28 Aug 2015   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi Dave ... Welcome to Seven Forums ... Which Antivirus Software do you use ...


Read the Link below ... Should be nothing to be concerned about ...


https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=174666.0
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28 Aug 2015   #3
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Filename: ABORTPXE.COM
Latest Known Version: 1.0.0.0
Developer: Microsoft
File Size (Bytes): 79
Software: MSDN Disc 2939.3
Operating System: Windows
Description: June 2007
MD5: 9D9E2609420C556A54C175683374CC4B
SHA1: 1420D0AE2EB782803E0F2F6B6850091668CD151F
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29 Aug 2015   #4
Dave Elliott

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Thank you

Thanks Maxie - that sets my mind at rest. I'm using Avast also. Much appreciated.
Dave
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29 Aug 2015   #5
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Most welcome Dave ....
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