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Blinking Hourglass Lotsa Problems

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Please Help! 3 days ago my mouse developed a little friend. An hourglass blinking constantly beside it. I do know a bit about computers but three days of trying to fix it and I give up! I realize that this means there is a program running in the background but it's not a process that can be shut down. It seems to be a system process, dll or something hiding in there. It's made the system sluggish as it seems to be trying to accomplish something but never getting there. I need this computer for my renovation business so any help would be much appreciated. I've tried ad-aware and about 7 other programs both antivirus and anti adware nothing has solved the problem. Here's my hijackthis log.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 3:08:19 PM, on 5/5/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\AVPersonal\AVGUARD.EXE
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
C:\Program Files\AVPersonal\AVWUPSRV.EXE
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zapro.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Desktop\hijackthis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,Search = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,SearchURL = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,Search = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.dogpile.com/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch = http://unimax.us/clickpps.php
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Window Title = The Whitnack Family
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyOverride = localhost
R3 - Default URLSearchHook is missing
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{08BEC6AA-49FC-4379-3587-4B21E286C19E} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{10BC40B5-5019-4A47-B033-308CA16D4959} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{7DBA5E61-9C51-4365-ACD2-DE684E133F8C} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{90359257-EFA4-4A7C-865A-1C7CCD06F55A} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{9C6BB653-A8CA-4159-B189-E489E01CA266} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - -{BDF3E430-B101-42AD-A544-FADC6B084872} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: C:\WINDOWS\system32\miamorecc.dll - {10BC40B5-5019-4A47-B033-308CA16D4959} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: IE SP2 AddOn - {7DB3E4F6-6DEC-4FC5-A4C0-3FF08F4F1E7E} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: C:\WINDOWS\system32\deskperff.dll - {7DBA5E61-9C51-4365-ACD2-DE684E133F8C} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\deskperff.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {9C6BB653-A8CA-4159-B189-E489E01CA266} - (no file)
O4 - Global Startup: Adobe Gamma Loader.lnk = C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Calibration\Adobe Gamma Loader.exe
O4 - Global Startup: ZoneAlarm Pro.lnk = C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zapro.exe
O8 - Extra context menu item: Add To Compaq Organize... - C:\PROGRA~1\HEWLET~1\COMPAQ~1\bin\core.hp.main\SendTo.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: E&xport to Microsoft Excel - res://C:\PROGRA~1\MI1933~1\OFFICE11\EXCEL.EXE/3000
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\miamorecc.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java Console - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\miamorecc.dll
O9 - Extra button: Related - {c95fe080-8f5d-11d2-a20b-00aa003c157a} - C:\WINDOWS\web\related.htm
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Show &Related Links - {c95fe080-8f5d-11d2-a20b-00aa003c157a} - C:\WINDOWS\web\related.htm
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\MSMSGS.EXE
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\MSMSGS.EXE
O13 - WWW Prefix:
O13 - Home Prefix:
O13 - Mosaic Prefix:
O13 - FTP Prefix:
O13 - Gopher Prefix:
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.coolwebsearch.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.crazywinnings.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.qck.cc
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.sidefind.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.slotchbar.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.thawte.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.verisign.com
O15 - Trusted Zone: *.windupdates.com
O16 - DPF: {99802379-7362-40E2-9D28-8A3B9AF880B7} - http://hotsearchbar....r2/winhot32.cab
O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{CB8F7273-85BA-4C12-819E-8D93D9B2BFDC}: NameServer =,
O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{D47E785E-A1A0-4F48-AFFC-10D7B0F90855}: NameServer =,
O20 - Winlogon Notify: cll - C:\WINDOWS\system32\miamorecc.dll
O20 - Winlogon Notify: eventss - C:\WINDOWS\system32\deskperff.dll
O20 - Winlogon Notify: igfxcui - C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\igfxsrvc.dll
O23 - Service: AntiVir Service (AntiVirService) - H+BEDV Datentechnik GmbH - C:\Program Files\AVPersonal\AVGUARD.EXE
O23 - Service: avast! iAVS4 Control Service (aswUpdSv) - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
O23 - Service: avast! Antivirus - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
O23 - Service: avast! Mail Scanner - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe" /service (file missing)
O23 - Service: avast! Web Scanner - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exe" /service (file missing)
O23 - Service: AVG7 Alert Manager Server (Avg7Alrt) - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgamsvr.exe
O23 - Service: AVG7 Update Service (Avg7UpdSvc) - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgupsvc.exe
O23 - Service: AntiVir Update (AVWUpSrv) - H+BEDV Datentechnik GmbH, Germany - C:\Program Files\AVPersonal\AVWUPSRV.EXE
O23 - Service: iPod Service (iPodService) - Apple Computer, Inc. - C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
O23 - Service: SymWMI Service (SymWSC) - Symantec Corporation - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\Security Center\SymWSC.exe
O23 - Service: TrueVector Internet Monitor (vsmon) - Zone Labs Inc. - C:\WINDOWS\system32\ZoneLabs\vsmon.exe

Thanks in advance!
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Please go to the malware forum in my signature and follow the instructions at the top....Especially the CLICK HERE .

That will give you several steps that will help you clean up 70 percent of all problems by yourself. If at the end of the process you are still having difficulty, then post a hijackthis log in THAT forum.
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