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Chadwick1118

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I have searched all over to try and find what keeps causing my google chrome to open up on its own and go to this site <link removed>. It used to alert Avast saying it was a threat detected. When doing some research i found that there were a few who have labeled it as a trojan virus. i have ran Malwarebytes, Spy bot, CCleaner and avast none of them caught anything but Avast says there are files that could not be checked, so i had a friend make me a windows defender boot up disc. when i ran it it found one thing but it was not the problem. Can anyone help?

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Essexboy

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Hi there could you attach a screenshot of the Avast alert please

Download OTL to your Desktop
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  • Double click on the icon to run it. Make sure all other windows are closed and to let it run uninterrupted.

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  • Select All Users
  • Under the Custom Scan box paste this in

    netsvcs
    BASESERVICES
    %SYSTEMDRIVE%\*.exe
    /md5start
    services.*
    explorer.exe
    winlogon.exe
    Userinit.exe
    svchost.exe
    /md5stop
    dir "%systemdrive%\*" /S /A:L /C
    CREATERESTOREPOINT

  • Click the Run Scan button. Do not change any settings unless otherwise told to do so. The scan wont take long.
  • When the scan completes, it will open two notepad windows. OTL.Txt and Extras.Txt. These are saved in the same location as OTL.
  • Post both logs

THEN

Download aswMBR.exe ( 4.5mb ) to your desktop.
Double click the aswMBR.exe to run it Click the "Scan" button to start scan

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On completion of the scan click save log, save it to your desktop and post in your next reply
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