can anyone help get rid of this dialup connection

  tony-200246 18:57 10 May 04
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A friends computers dialup connection has be taken over by a dialup called happy with takes you to a porn site called zirvelist.com, i have tried deleting the connection in the normal way, but on the restart hey presto its back again. if you try to use the default dialup it tells you another programme is using it, is their a way to remove it without wiping the computer?

Many thanks

Tonynonpc

  VoG II 19:00 10 May 04

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  VoG II 20:02 10 May 04

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A friends computers dialup connection has be taken over by a dialup called happy with takes you to a porn site called zirvelist.com, i have tried deleting the connection in the normal way, ie through connections and at the dialup screen but on the restart hey presto its back again. if you try to use the default dialup it tells you another programme is using its connection, is their a way to remove it without wiping the computer? another issue it has deleted all the history, and the sethome page option in internet tools is greyed out so you cannot reset the home page, plus in the dialup properties no phone number. Many thanks Tonynonpc

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Did Spybot find anything?

  VoG II 19:31 11 May 04

Via e-mail again (sigh). Please just post a response in the box at the bottom of the page.

thanks spybot did find the files installed on the computer and deleted them, the only problem is that on a restart, it's all back again! what now? Thanks for the help Tonynonpc

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  expertec 19:33 11 May 04

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