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FRST Help to clean Windows 7 computer

Suspected Infection w7 pro

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fullera

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Need Help learning how to use FRST to clean computers. Would like to start with my own first.


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  • Get FRST from http://www.bleepingc...very-scan-tool/You need to download the appropriate tool for your PC.  If you don't know if you have a 32 or 64 bit system get them both.  Only one will work and that's the right one.
  • Right click to run as administrator (XP users click run after receipt of Windows Security Warning - Open File). When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer.
  • Check the Addition.txt box
  • Press Scan button.
  • It will produce a log called FRST.txt in the same directory the tool is run from.  
  • Please copy and paste log back here.
  • It will generate another log (Addition.txt - also located in the same directory as FRST.exe/FRST64.exe). Please also paste that along with the FRST.txt into your reply.

 

 

FRST Tutorial is at: http://www.geekstogo...very-scan-tool/but if you don't know what you are doing you can really mess up things.


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