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My system hijacked by IWANTSEARCH

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My Windows 2000 / IE System has been hijacked by IWANTSEARCH. Whenever I open IE it forces the homepage to IWANTSEARCH from my preferred YAHOO. Many popups are downloaded which prevents me from doing any work on the computer. I have tried a number of SPYWARE tools ie: SPYBOTT. I have also downloaded AD-Aware from your site.

Whenever I try to run the SPYWARE Software I get a Message Box
FROM AD-Aware.exe NO Disk

There is no disk in the drive. Please insert disk into drive\Device\Harddisk2\DR4

Cancel Ok Continue

This message comes up during other applications as well. I'm sure that's also from the same system corruption because all the symptoms appeared at the same time.

I had also installed Hijaak Blaster to allow me to be notified whenever an attempot was made to change my IE settings. When I returned to my computer this afternoon This program was cycling rapidly and not allowing me to exit.

At this point I have virtually given up hope of ever recovering my computer.

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Hi Jack! Welcome to GTG! <_<

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.
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