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Windows 7: Help - browser downloads

30 Apr 2012   #1

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
Help - browser downloads

I can't download anything. I always get the message: "virus detected, download deleted". How can I fix this. I have no viruses, I have checked. The only thing I can download are media files.

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30 Apr 2012   #2
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit

Its telling you that the file you are downloading has a virus. What are you trying to download?

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30 Apr 2012   #3
Microsoft MVP


Let's see a screenshot of the warning box to see what's generating it.

What is the installed AV?

Have you run a full scan with Malwarebytes?
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