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  • shortcut virus, gpedit.msc and regedit disable Solved/Closed

    guys I am having problem with some stupid things. a virus that making my file and folder hiden and making shortcut on the pen-drive and as well as flu...

    saju_00_7 | Latest reply: bishops Nov 19, 2015
    7 replies
  • How To Remove Mystartsearch Solved/Closed

    Mystartsearch has hijacked my homepage in Mozilla Firefox. How can I get rid of it? I'm using a Dell Inspiron 1525running Win7

    stuartwineberg | Latest reply: Orin Muchta Nov 12, 2015
    7 replies
  • CM Security Keeps Calling Me - Is This A Hoax???? Solved/Closed

    They are constantly calling me from places like the UK, California 714-761-2200, Jamaca, NY - 866-285-8026. What is going on. Please call me at -916-...

    ColleenCerva... | Latest reply: Ambucias Oct 21, 2015
    2 replies
  • REG PRO Cleaner Solved/Closed

    Hello, Reg Pro Cleaner is not shown as a download. Yet pops up on my comp after opening. They show a telephone no. and inform me they need to get...

    lemarv | Latest reply: xpcman Oct 16, 2015
    3 replies
  • secure browsing using pendrive Solved/Closed

    need help. whenever I use my pendrive to my laptop, this always appear. kindly advise. thanks

    edwinmeow | Latest reply: mrmullar Oct 13, 2015
    4 replies
  • How to remove from home page Solved/Closed

    Hello, sir How to remove from home page ? Pls help me Configuration: Windows 7 / Chrome 45.0.2454.101

    Abhijit | Latest reply: Ambucias Oct 7, 2015
    5 replies
  • Can't remove autorun Virus. Solved/Closed

    Hello, I've been using a Transcend portable harddisk, until recently it picked up an Autorun virus. The major problem being that the virus makes th...

    Azurein LYF | Latest reply: adelnabil Oct 5, 2015
    4 replies
  • How to remove shortcut virus from pen drive Solved/Closed

    how to remove the shortcut virus from pc and how it dangerous pleease give suitable comments how to secure pen drive without having anti virus beca...

    harysidu | Latest reply: Ambucias Oct 4, 2015
    2 replies
  • USB keeps saving files as shortcut Solved/Closed

    Hello, i've downloaded the usb fix and opened it on my laptop but i dunno what to click on. Configuration: Windows 7 / Chrome 45.0.2454.101

    tolu | Latest reply: EdoubleU Oct 3, 2015
    1 reply
  • shortcut error by using cms Access denied -D:\$RECYCLE.BIN Solved/Closed

    Hello, Am getting error as Access denied -D:\$RECYCLE.BIN pls help me Configuration: iPhone / Chrome 36.0.1985.135

    bell | Latest reply: Cybercrimemuststop Sep 26, 2015
    2 replies
  • Seems Chrome is attacked Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have an annoying page on my Chrome which changes my search engine from Google. I have tried everything to get rid of it but to...

    Lornder | Latest reply: Computertech Sep 24, 2015
    1 reply
  • My folders and files are lost Solved/Closed

    Hello, Day before yesterday I went to an internet cafe and got some files printed by my memory card of my mobile. there my card was scanned by any a...

    KrAkki | Latest reply: bhell Sep 14, 2015
    9 replies
  • Ads by GetPrivate virus Solved/Closed

    Hello, I am having a little trouble on my browsers. I have both Chrome and Internet Explorer and on sites that doesn't start with https://, I get adve...

    Annelien | Latest reply: Ambucias Sep 2, 2015
    21 replies
  • Short cut virus removal Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have another way. Plug ur infected USB/SD card in your android phone through OTG cable/in the sd card slot. You will see all the files wh...

    loon | Latest reply: xpcman Aug 22, 2015
    1 reply
  • Pen drive Shortcut Virus Solved/Closed

    When I insert a pen drive to my PC, it automatically shows pen drive as a shortcut. Please help me to correct this.......

    DinukaK | Latest reply: DinukaK Aug 17, 2015
    2 replies
  • Emiebrowsermodelist Solved/Closed

    Hello, Whenever I sign up with my Microsoft account on my PC, first: it was on Windows10PREVIEW, then, after reinstalling, Windows 8.1 (reinstale...

    vladimir85 | Latest reply: vladimir85 Aug 8, 2015
    2 replies
  • External hard disk showing folder but can't access them Solved/Closed

    Hello, My seagate 1 Tb hard disk is sowing the folder but I am not able to access them. when trying to access the folder it shows error as: "G:\...

    Ankit | Latest reply: kieferschild Aug 4, 2015
    5 replies
  • how to delete autorun virus in cmd. Solved/Closed

    Hello, i am facing a problem , to open local disk C&D . if I open the local disk C&D it displays "OPEN WITH"......... so please give the solution fo...

    suri | Latest reply: LORDAmen Aug 4, 2015
    7 replies
  • memory card it shows shortcut Solved/Closed

    when I plugged the memory card it shows shortcut ?? and it shows the location is C:\system32\..... What can I do for it??

    Umangsoni | Latest reply: Raphae Z Jul 21, 2015
    2 replies
  • laptop could be infected Solved/Closed

    hi pls help me. Evry time people insert their USB flashdrives on my laptop, they all turned into shortcuts. I scanned my laptop wid my Avast but it sa...

    ,bk.ahashdla... | Latest reply: hhhhhhhhhh Jul 10, 2015
    2 replies
  • shortcut's virus in my pendrive! Solved/Closed

    Hello, I am in a critical situation , I have shortcut virus in my pendrive !! when ever I try to delete them with shift+delete , they actuall...

    darkdragonite | Latest reply: jay Jul 8, 2015
    5 replies
  • USB virus turns all files and folders to shortcuts Solved/Closed

    Hi, I had this virus which turns all my files in the usb memory into shortcuts. I used UsbFix, is my usb clean now? I don't see the shortcuts anymore....

    P_N_SM | Latest reply: P_N_SM Jul 1, 2015
    2 replies
  • Several Programs Loading Slow Solved/Closed

    Hello, My Windows 8.1 Toshiba notebook has recently slowed down in terms of loading programs. The first time I load any program, it takes up to 3x ...

    RJOpal | Latest reply: Ambucias Jun 11, 2015
    11 replies
  • how do I check that Avira is been activated Solved/Closed

    Hello, I installed free Avira Antivirus software and when I clicked the Avira icon the message that appeared said, 'Your computer is not secure!'....

    DW | Latest reply: Ambucias Jun 11, 2015
    5 replies

    My laptop HP, windows 7 is showing this error message when I try Chrome or other browsers. Had downloaded one program for protection last night, whic...

    rnmt | Latest reply: Tacos May 12, 2015
    125 replies
  • shortcut virus on pen drive Solved/Closed

    Hello, my name is Iarap . i have a shortcut virus in my pen drive but when when i clean it in my friend window 7 laptop it is clean but when i inser...

    Miki | Latest reply: Ambucias Apr 30, 2015
    1 reply
  • facebook account your computer needs to be cleaned Solved/Closed

    while I open my facebook account I got two errors.First one is that this webpage was blocked by extension and another one is that your computer needs ...

    neharajverma | Latest reply: Ambucias Apr 26, 2015
    1 reply
  • folders getting shortcut Solved/Closed

    Hello, evrthin was normal until ma fren inserted her drive to ma laptop and it seems she had some kinda virus which is makin all da files and fol...

    chinkey | Latest reply: xpcman Apr 13, 2015
    1 reply
  • How to remove folder shortcut virus ?? Solved/Closed

    i inserted any external usb or memmory card in my computer , when I opened the external sd card, useb, memmory card....... the folders going to shortc...

    alavudeenstudio | Latest reply: gjhjgj Apr 4, 2015
    21 replies
  • Media Player activates with any .exe file Solved/Closed

    I have updated Java and somehow it attached itself to the Windows Media Player. So, any file on my computer is useless as it brings up the media playe...

    hookset | Latest reply: hookset Apr 2, 2015
    15 replies
  • pc hangs too much Solved/Closed

    Hello, My pc did not start and gave out beeps, so I looked for solution and found it..... just pull out one RAM because it did not start with cleani...

    ArianaGrace | Latest reply: ArianaGrace Mar 31, 2015
    2 replies
  • My files were deleted because of virus.. Solved/Closed

    Hello, please help me out. a couple of days ago, my hard disk were were affected with the virus and there are all of those shortcut things las...

    ninashelovely | Latest reply: NERID Mar 9, 2015
    3 replies
  • icon have been turned to internet explorer icon and cant run EXE Solved/Closed

    Hello, icon have been turned to internet explorer icon and cant run EXE. files if I try to open any EXE. files or program one dialog box(file down...

    darkdragonite | Latest reply: Johnny Mar 3, 2015
    16 replies
  • concerned about viruses Solved/Closed

    I'm using a tablet. Should I have a concern about viruses if I download applications from Ap toide? Are movies free?

    meevans | Latest reply: meevans Feb 23, 2015
    2 replies
  • www.istart Solved/Closed

    do you know how I can uninstall this program? showed up a couple of days ago

    Roxy_57 | Latest reply: Ambucias Feb 17, 2015
    3 replies
  • autorun.inf appears and shortcut of the flash drive Solved/Closed

    Hello, Help me sir/mam to remove the virus from my laptop Good day mam/sir. I'm so worry about my laptop. I think it has a virus but I don't kno...

    deanil vincent | Latest reply: KAshat Feb 10, 2015
    13 replies
  • Shortcut virus removal from pen-drive Solved/Closed

    Whenever I am opening a new folder in pen drive it is becoming a shortcut and whatever file I am copying to it is going to a folder C:/Windows/System3...

    umbaon | Latest reply: Musadiq Jan 27, 2015
    5 replies
  • resolved my security code Solved/Closed

    Hello, please I forget my security code for Nokia 980 mobile how resolved this problem.peasel reply me

    rhamath | Latest reply: kieferschild Jan 26, 2015
    1 reply
  • Looking for OS X/Linux/network infection help Solved/Closed

    Hello, smed79 over in the EasyList forums sent me here for assistance. I do not know Kioskea's view regarding ad-blockers, so, if Kioskea is negat...

    Anonymous User | Latest reply: smed_79 Jan 23, 2015
    20 replies
  • computer is running very very slowly Solved/Closed

    Hi, I'm having a popup message that says "A program running on the computer is trying to display a message" and it gives me the choice of "View the ...

    elishabenabb... | Latest reply: Ambucias Dec 27, 2014
    11 replies
  • About "Meteoroids Service" virus Solved/Closed

    Just curious to know what this new resistant virus is all about - had it on my laptop causing me terrible problems, all is fixed and ready to go now.

    leapeabea | Latest reply: Ambucias Dec 17, 2014
    3 replies
  • Taskbar & Desktop not loading. Explorer automatically loads Solved/Closed

    So basically this time when I turned on my PC it had this typical error of disappearing taskbars & desktop icons but explorer automatically loads on i...

    Khlotho | Latest reply: 2011N2 Dec 17, 2014
    5 replies
  • Wi-Fi trouble connecting to the internet from my laptop Solved/Closed

    Hi, I'm having trouble connecting to the internet from my laptop. I only seem to have a problem on my Dell XPS 15z. My chromebook, and iphone, all wo...

    eloquis | Latest reply: eloquis Dec 16, 2014
    2 replies
  • wondering if I have a virus? No start menu or desktop on startup Solved/Closed

    Yesterday morning, I started my computer and had no desktop. Windows explorer opened and I was only able to get on line by opening a chrome site I had...

    Hsbciber | Latest reply: Ambucias Nov 28, 2014
    7 replies
  • worm/generic_r.JV Solved/Closed

    Good day and hope everyone is doing GooD. A virus called worm/generic_r.JV has found a way through on my external drive and onto my PC I have. Been...

    RaynoB | Latest reply: 2011N2 Nov 24, 2014
    3 replies
  • attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.* did not work for me Solved/Closed

    I type "attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.*" in the command prompt just like in your other discussion to recover files that are hidden by recycler virus bu...

    johnmenard | Latest reply: Ambucias Nov 12, 2014
    1 reply
  • Folders Converted into a Shortcut External Hard Disk Files ? Solved/Closed

    i inserted my Ext,HDD in another computer , when I opened the explorer and got inside the HDD I saw all the Folders Converted into a Shortcut i r...

    Salem Roubi | Latest reply: Ambucias Nov 11, 2014
    57 replies
  • my Drives C, D, E, F are not open with double click Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have the problem with my PC i'm using windowsXP sp2. My drives C,D,E,F are not open with double click. but it works well when xplore and r...

    ayodhya | Latest reply: sam Nov 7, 2014
    5 replies
  • AVG Free 2015 and AVG quick tune 2014 Solved/Closed

    Can AVG quick tune 2014 be downloaded and used with AVG Free 2015

    fsgreen | Latest reply: xpcman Oct 23, 2014
    1 reply
  • can't access my facebook hacked Solved/Closed

    Hi .i can't access my says Ur account is hacked .but that's not true I know it's not .i went to my Facebook sitting chat/massage interred ...

    Ajmal.safi | Latest reply: Ajmal.safi Oct 17, 2014
    4 replies