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My device manager doesn't display any devices


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dacr8tiv1

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:tazz: I am a college student and here at school I use wireless internet and have no need for my modem, but when I went home for thanksgiving break, I needed to use my modem because we have dial up at home, but when I went to log on my computer said that I didn't have a moden installed, when I went to the control panel and accessed my device manager there were no devices listed. Can someone please help me with this problem????
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wannabe1

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Hi dacr8tiv1...

Unfortunately, this is caused by a nastly piece of malware called a RootKit (apropros) and should only be dealt with by malware specialists.

You can get rid of it with the help of the Malware Folks. Post in Malware from the link I've provided below and put RootKit infection in the title of your post...they are very interested in these infections right now and that will attract their attention.

Do Not use RootKit removal tools without the supervision of someone who is experienced with them...they can cause a lot of problems if not used properly.

Please go to the Malware Forum and follow the instructions at the top....Especially the Start Here...then post a HiJackThis log in THAT Forum as I described above.

wannabe1

Edited by wannabe1, 27 November 2005 - 10:19 PM.

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