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I have a compaq mini 110.
I appear to have a virus. It is not been detected by my security. I have been online and used online virus protection wed site. Can any one help?

The symptoms are as follow.

First noticed that when i went to Start- all programs shows (file empty)

Cannot perform a system restore

If I go into add remove programs all files are on computer.

If I go into program files/windows all files appear to have been renaimed

I cannot boot from USB to re install Windows

best regards

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I suggest you read the 'Start Here' topic found HERE. With these self-help tools you have a high chance of fixing the problems on your own. If you are still having problems after following Step 3 of the guide, continue with Step 4 and 5 and post in the Malware Forum. If you are unable to run any programs, Please create a topic stating what you have tried so far and that you are unable to run any programs. Also, Please do NOT post the logs in this thread.

If you are still having issues after the malware expert gives you a clean bill of health, Please return to THIS thread and we will pursue other options to help you solve your current problem(s).
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