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Windows 7: virus scan getting stuck on mfc42.dll

20 Sep 2010   #11
J565

windows7
 
 

Thank you both. I assure you I was only kidding, I sincerely appreciate you guys advising me on what to do, I would be completely lost without it.

Mcafee is out, MSE is scanning now.


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20 Sep 2010   #12
richc46

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I went from Mcafee to MSE and found 6 Malware and trojans not found by Mcafee. YOu made the right choice.
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20 Sep 2010   #13
J565

windows7
 
 

You were right found 9 instances and one trojan all classified as severe and resolved them. Thanks a lot guys.
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20 Sep 2010   #14
richc46

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Just about the same in my situation.
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20 Sep 2010   #15
J565

windows7
 
 

wow you're fast, thanks a lot bud, best of luck.
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20 Sep 2010   #16
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Trojans, really bad. They can even take control of the puter. That is why I do not use my Adm account, only the standard user. If I get a trojan, the most it can do is what I can do from a standard account.
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20 Sep 2010   #17
J565

windows7
 
 

never thought of that def something I'll consider.
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20 Sep 2010   #18
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

OK. Now that we have patted ourselves on the back, the question is:

Is your original problem solved?
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20 Sep 2010   #19
J565

windows7
 
 

I think it is, when MSE was scanning I happened to look at it when it got to the file in question because it froze my browser and took some time with it, but it then moved on and completed the scan. So I'm happy with it. Thanks
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20 Sep 2010   #20
richc46

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So glad that we could help.
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