Shut down in 1 minute

  pavel 16:12 09 Nov 03

I have a lap top running xp professional and connect to the net using Tiscali. After a short while on the net I get a warning window appear saying "Save all open documents as this computer is shutting down in one minute"
Is this Blaster? (I have done a virus check using Norton and there is a virus, But I can not get rid of it using Norton's removal tool, Yes I have turnded off "Restore" prior to using virus tool)
Any Ideas folks ?

  mrdsgs 16:15 09 Nov 03

e-mail me and i will send you the files you need to remove blaster

the attachments you will receive are about 1.5 mb.


Windows must now restart because the Remote Procedure Call
(RPC) service terminated unexpectedly.

is it that message

If your computer is constantly attempting to shutdown
or reboot, quickly go to:

Start > Run and type: shutdown -a , and hit enter

get a firewall

update virus defenitions and windows update

  VoG II 16:22 09 Nov 03

Start, Run, type in
shutdown -a

and click OK - this will give you longer than a minute.

Download the patch click here

Run Stinger click here

  hugh-265156 16:22 09 Nov 03

click start/run

type cmd

type shutdown -a

run stinger click here

removal tool for blaster click here

  pavel 16:42 09 Nov 03

Thanks folks I will try these in the morning

  pavel 08:23 11 Nov 03

Tried it and all is now well, Thank you all for youe help

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