have I got a virus?

  applecroc 23:29 15 Jan 04
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The pages on the computer keep going funny bringing up the menu pages and drop down boxes. THey are just taking over the screen. I thought I might have had a virus. Something odd happened yesterday a picture of a mouse ran across the web page on mail. Is there anything going about? Also when I click on internet explorer "Globe finder " keeps coming on as home page. I sort this every day and it still comes back.My mouse was playing up yesterday so I swapped it over for my old one. Could this have done anything? Any help welcome.

  Q-Bie 23:31 15 Jan 04

re the browser problem, more than likely something has hijacked it, download spybot it hopefully will detect and remove it!

click here

  AndyJ 23:47 15 Jan 04

Read this and try it if Spybot doesn't work click here

You can download CWShredder at the bottom of the page under "The Fix Known As CWShredder "

  spuds 00:03 16 Jan 04

Try these also,both free and handy to have around Avast Virus Cleaner click here Ad-aware click here Plus make sure your anti virus software is upto date.

  spuds 00:08 16 Jan 04

Sorry-- Adaware click here and/or click here

  applecroc 07:57 16 Jan 04

Thanks for the advice. Think I'm sorted. After using as advised and restarting the computer homepage is as it should be, and everything seems back to normal. Thanks

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