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buh.raam

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if this has been covered, at length, already. But I've searched and I've searched and I haven't found a solution.

I'm having a [bleep] of a time figuring out what keeps opening my IE windows.

I've run an array of programs: AdAware, Microsoft AntiSpyware, Spybot S&D, BHO Demon, SpySubtract and more.

My problem is this: When I'm connected to the internet, an IE window opens every 5 minutes (the first one will usually cascade into a few more). However, if I'm not connected to the internet, just one will open after 5 minutes, but they won't keep opening.

I've deleted a number of bum Reg Keys. I've restarted multiple times in safe mode, after running 1 scan and fixing any problems each time. I've cleared explorer history, cache, cookies. Cleared all questionable programs out of the startup dirs. Something is hiding somewhere that these programs aren't catching.

What's my next step? Post a Hijack This log here? Jump off of a bridge? Move to Nepal and become a monk? Build a time machine, go back in time and join the Luddites?

Any ideas or help would be greatly appreciated.
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h. e. l. l. is bleep worthy? sorry.
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Hi buh.raam

Let us take a closer look at what is running on your PC. We'll need you to use a free diagnostic tool (HiJackThis) and post a log back here with the results.

Click the HijackThis Guide in my signature, download it and follow the instructions in the guide.

Most of what it lists will be harmless or even essential, DO NOT delete or modify anything yet! Someone will be along to tell you what steps to take after you post the contents of the scan results.

Kc :tazz:
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