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I deleted Limewire from my computer, but have found "strange" files on my harddrive. I am unable to locate and terminate them. I would be grateful for any response.
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Could you clarify finding files you are unable to locate
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The files I attempted to locate ended in .zip. They are movie files which I unknowingly gave harddrive access to. When I conduct a virus scan, it reveals the files in my C drive under Documents and Settings. Beyond that I am lost.
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The files I attempted to locate ended in .zip. They are movie files which I unknowingly gave harddrive access to. When I conduct a virus scan, it reveals the files in my C drive under Documents and Settings. Beyond that I am lost.
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Click start then search, click Documents etc, type .zip then click search to see if you get the same ones the virus scan shows
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The search engine is what I originaly tried to find the files with. The only .zip files that do show up are folders of combinations of letters and numbers, non of which contain the movie files.
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Click start then search, click Documents, click use advanced search options, click what size is it, set the size to at least 5000, leave the file name empty, click search
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Doing as you instructed, the search revealed my cookies.
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The figure is KB so if you have an idea of the file size you can try that

Run these to see what they find

http://www.pandasoft.../activescan.htm

http://housecall.ant...start_frame.asp

http://www.trendmicr...m/spyware-scan/
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You have my gratitude, Keith. The websites you recommended identified the infections in my computer and removed them. Thank you.
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Thank You for letting me know
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