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February 17, 2005 8:11:02 AM

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When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
this fault ?

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Anonymous
February 17, 2005 11:36:58 AM

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"eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...

> When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> this fault ?

1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
error message (file not found) that seems to be
nonfunctional?
2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.

--
Don Phillipson
Carlsbad Springs
(Ottawa, Canada)
February 17, 2005 11:36:59 AM

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Hi

Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.

Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?

"Don Phillipson" wrote:

> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>
> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> > this fault ?
>
> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> nonfunctional?
> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>
> --
> Don Phillipson
> Carlsbad Springs
> (Ottawa, Canada)
>
>
>
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Anonymous
February 17, 2005 5:07:11 PM

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eric wrote:

> Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
> deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>
> Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?

Get rid of the trojan first.
If your AV app does not do so effectively
DELete it in DOS and tidy up later.
Anonymous
February 18, 2005 12:40:20 AM

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Download F-Prot for DOS and the latest defininitions
http://www.f-prot.com/products/home_use/dos/

Create a new folder on C: named Fprot
Extract the files to the Fprot folder
Read the Command.txt, Read_Me.txt, Scan.txt and Speed.txt to get an
understanding of it.
Click Start > Run, type in: msconfig and press Enter
Under the General tab click the Advanced button
Place a check next to "Enable Startup menu"
Click Apply > Ok and reboot.

Select DOS command prompt only from the startup menu
At the command prompt type each line and press enter:

cd
c:\
c:\fprot\f-prot.exe


--

Brian A.

Conflicts start where information lacks.
http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm


"eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:EE865E2D-A557-4F5B-A36C-B03662EC950F@microsoft.com...
> Hi
>
> Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply
> and
> deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>
> Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
>
> "Don Phillipson" wrote:
>
>> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>>
>> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
>> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to
>> > repair
>> > this fault ?
>>
>> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
>> error message (file not found) that seems to be
>> nonfunctional?
>> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
>> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>>
>> --
>> Don Phillipson
>> Carlsbad Springs
>> (Ottawa, Canada)
>>
>>
>>
Anonymous
February 18, 2005 3:36:54 AM

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This trojan is not meant to attack Win98 according to the url below,
but I don't see why not. Follow the instructions as best you can,
although your AV may have removed it and only left the Registry
entries (see the "Removing Autostart entries" section and read between
the lines a bit.

http://de.trendmicro-europe.com/enterprise/security_inf...

What AV are you using?
Are there any entries in the log files giving an indication of a
removed virus?

....Alan

--
Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
http://dts-l.org/index.html

In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
<eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
>Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
>this fault ?
February 18, 2005 3:36:55 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion (More info?)

Thanks for reply...Iam using AVG (free version) and yes a trojan dialler
exists but when I run the AVG it does not remove it.
I am not really familiar with log files etc but will read the links and see
what action I can take.





"Alan Edwards" wrote:

> This trojan is not meant to attack Win98 according to the url below,
> but I don't see why not. Follow the instructions as best you can,
> although your AV may have removed it and only left the Registry
> entries (see the "Removing Autostart entries" section and read between
> the lines a bit.
>
> http://de.trendmicro-europe.com/enterprise/security_inf...
>
> What AV are you using?
> Are there any entries in the log files giving an indication of a
> removed virus?
>
> ....Alan
>
> --
> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>
> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> >this fault ?
>
>
February 18, 2005 8:29:12 AM

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thanks for the reply. I have followed this and rebooted but I still get the
same result.
Netdc error.......

"Brian A." wrote:

> Download F-Prot for DOS and the latest defininitions
> http://www.f-prot.com/products/home_use/dos/
>
> Create a new folder on C: named Fprot
> Extract the files to the Fprot folder
> Read the Command.txt, Read_Me.txt, Scan.txt and Speed.txt to get an
> understanding of it.
> Click Start > Run, type in: msconfig and press Enter
> Under the General tab click the Advanced button
> Place a check next to "Enable Startup menu"
> Click Apply > Ok and reboot.
>
> Select DOS command prompt only from the startup menu
> At the command prompt type each line and press enter:
>
> cd
> c:\
> c:\fprot\f-prot.exe
>
>
> --
>
> Brian A.
>
> Conflicts start where information lacks.
> http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
>
>
> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:EE865E2D-A557-4F5B-A36C-B03662EC950F@microsoft.com...
> > Hi
> >
> > Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply
> > and
> > deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> > booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> > WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
> >
> > Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
> >
> > "Don Phillipson" wrote:
> >
> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
> >>
> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to
> >> > repair
> >> > this fault ?
> >>
> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> >> nonfunctional?
> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
> >>
> >> --
> >> Don Phillipson
> >> Carlsbad Springs
> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
Anonymous
February 18, 2005 9:05:41 AM

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Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.

Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?

Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)

Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
ones at the url I gave you?
Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
(Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:

Start-Run-msinfo32
Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
Click Startup Programs
Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
Paste that information in your message.

....Alan

--
Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
http://dts-l.org/index.html

In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
<eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>Hi
>
>Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
>deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
>booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
>WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>
>Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
>
>"Don Phillipson" wrote:
>
>> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>>
>> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
>> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
>> > this fault ?
>>
>> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
>> error message (file not found) that seems to be
>> nonfunctional?
>> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
>> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>>
>> --
>> Don Phillipson
>> Carlsbad Springs
>> (Ottawa, Canada)
>>
>>
>>
February 18, 2005 9:05:42 AM

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NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
second one

Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service



"Alan Edwards" wrote:

> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
>
> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
>
> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
>
> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
> ones at the url I gave you?
> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
>
> Start-Run-msinfo32
> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
> Click Startup Programs
> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
> Paste that information in your message.
>
> ....Alan
>
> --
> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>
> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >Hi
> >
> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
> >
> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
> >
> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
> >
> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
> >>
> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> >> > this fault ?
> >>
> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> >> nonfunctional?
> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
> >>
> >> --
> >> Don Phillipson
> >> Carlsbad Springs
> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
Anonymous
February 18, 2005 8:30:24 PM

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I asked you more questions than you answered.
Please answer them all.

Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
not pick it up.
The Registry entry will be under
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
The file is in your System folder.

I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?

....Alan

--
Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
http://dts-l.org/index.html


In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
<eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
>I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
>though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
>second one
>
>Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
>Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
>WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
>SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
>Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
>Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
>Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
>STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
>SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
>ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
>TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
>SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
>EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
>ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
>AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
>LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
>powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
>Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
>AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
>TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
>Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
>SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
>Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
>LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
>powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
>Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
>r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service
>
>
>
>"Alan Edwards" wrote:
>
>> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
>> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
>>
>> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
>>
>> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
>> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
>>
>> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
>> ones at the url I gave you?
>> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
>> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
>> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
>>
>> Start-Run-msinfo32
>> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
>> Click Startup Programs
>> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
>> Paste that information in your message.
>>
>> ....Alan
>>
>> --
>> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>>
>> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>>
>> >Hi
>> >
>> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
>> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
>> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
>> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>> >
>> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
>> >
>> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
>> >
>> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>> >>
>> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
>> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
>> >> > this fault ?
>> >>
>> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
>> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
>> >> nonfunctional?
>> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
>> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> Don Phillipson
>> >> Carlsbad Springs
>> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>>
>>
February 18, 2005 8:30:25 PM

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I get rid of the load32...Netda entry in the registry. There is no r_server
entry in the registry of the path below.
When I reboot the Netda reappears in the registry. If I do a search for
SERVICE.exe it finds the file in WINDOWS/SYSTEM....it says I can't delete it
as its in use. Forgive me but I am not technically au fait with Windows and
its registers etc....

Any further suggestion ?

"Alan Edwards" wrote:

> I asked you more questions than you answered.
> Please answer them all.
>
> Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
> That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
> not pick it up.
> The Registry entry will be under
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
> The file is in your System folder.
>
> I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?
>
> ....Alan
>
> --
> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>
>
> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
> >I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
> >though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
> >second one
> >
> >Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
> >Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
> >WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
> >SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
> >Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
> >Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
> >Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
> >STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
> >SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
> >ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
> >TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
> >SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
> >EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
> >ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
> >AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
> >Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
> >AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
> >TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
> >Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
> >SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
> >Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
> >Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
> >r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service
> >
> >
> >
> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
> >
> >> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
> >> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
> >>
> >> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
> >>
> >> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
> >> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
> >>
> >> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
> >> ones at the url I gave you?
> >> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
> >> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
> >> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
> >>
> >> Start-Run-msinfo32
> >> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
> >> Click Startup Programs
> >> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
> >> Paste that information in your message.
> >>
> >> ....Alan
> >>
> >> --
> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
> >>
> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> >Hi
> >> >
> >> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
> >> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> >> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> >> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
> >> >
> >> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
> >> >
> >> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
> >> >>
> >> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> >> >> > this fault ?
> >> >>
> >> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> >> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> >> >> nonfunctional?
> >> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> >> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Don Phillipson
> >> >> Carlsbad Springs
> >> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
Anonymous
February 18, 2005 10:18:10 PM

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"eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:D 3902554-B69A-4EE9-9EC8-C1F97E14CC62@microsoft.com...
> thanks for the reply. I have followed this and rebooted but I still get
> the
> same result.
> Netdc error.......

I realise you supplied the name Dumarin which Alan gave reference to, yet I
wonder if it is the Trojan.Dumaru which does affect 98. Here is info on one
of the variants, click the advanced tab:
http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/trojdumaruk.ht...
Troj/Dumaru-K is a Trojan with password stealing capabilities. When first
run Troj/Dumaru-K copies itself to the Windows System folder as NETDA.EXE
and NETDC.EXE. In order to run automatically each time Windows is started,
Troj/Dumaru-K sets the following registry entry:

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run load32 =
<SYSTEM>\netda.exe

The Trojan will alter the [boot] section of system.ini to ensure that it is
run each time a program is run. For example, shell=explorer.exe
<SYSTEM>\netdc.exe
The following files may also be created:

<WINDOWS>\prntsvr.dll
<WINDOWS>\dvpd.dll
<WINDOWS>\dvp.log
<WINDOWS>\prntk.log
<WINDOWS>\prntc.log
<TEMP>\fe43e701.htm
<TEMP>\feff35a0.htm
<TEMP>\fa4537ef.tmp

You could try the removal tool from Symantec:
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data...

--

Brian A.

Conflicts start where information lacks.
http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
Anonymous
February 19, 2005 5:10:46 AM

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Sorry, r_server is in:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices

Stop Service.exe being used. Try looking in Cttl+Alt+Del to see if the
name appears and End Task on it or boot to DOS and delete it.
You don't have to search for it. You already knew where it was.

Where in the Registry does Netda appear?
Please supply the path as requested and answer all questions or I can
do nothing to help you.

....Alan

--
Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
http://dts-l.org/index.html


In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
<eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>I get rid of the load32...Netda entry in the registry. There is no r_server
>entry in the registry of the path below.
>When I reboot the Netda reappears in the registry. If I do a search for
>SERVICE.exe it finds the file in WINDOWS/SYSTEM....it says I can't delete it
>as its in use. Forgive me but I am not technically au fait with Windows and
>its registers etc....
>
>Any further suggestion ?
>
>"Alan Edwards" wrote:
>
>> I asked you more questions than you answered.
>> Please answer them all.
>>
>> Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
>> That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
>> not pick it up.
>> The Registry entry will be under
>> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
>> The file is in your System folder.
>>
>> I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?
>>
>> ....Alan
>>
>> --
>> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>>
>>
>> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>>
>> >NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
>> >I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
>> >though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
>> >second one
>> >
>> >Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>> >Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
>> >Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>> >Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
>> >WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
>> >SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
>> >Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
>> >Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
>> >Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
>> >STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
>> >SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
>> >ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
>> >TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
>> >SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
>> >EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
>> >ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
>> >AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
>> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
>> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>> >MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
>> >Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
>> >AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
>> >TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
>> >Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
>> >SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
>> >Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
>> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
>> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>> >SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
>> >Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
>> >r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
>> >
>> >> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
>> >> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
>> >>
>> >> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
>> >>
>> >> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
>> >> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
>> >>
>> >> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
>> >> ones at the url I gave you?
>> >> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
>> >> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
>> >> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
>> >>
>> >> Start-Run-msinfo32
>> >> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
>> >> Click Startup Programs
>> >> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
>> >> Paste that information in your message.
>> >>
>> >> ....Alan
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>> >>
>> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> >Hi
>> >> >
>> >> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
>> >> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
>> >> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
>> >> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>> >> >
>> >> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
>> >> >
>> >> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>> >> >>
>> >> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
>> >> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
>> >> >> > this fault ?
>> >> >>
>> >> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
>> >> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
>> >> >> nonfunctional?
>> >> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
>> >> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> --
>> >> >> Don Phillipson
>> >> >> Carlsbad Springs
>> >> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
>> >> >>
>> >> >>
>> >> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>>
>>
February 19, 2005 5:10:47 AM

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Sorry about the incomplete info. This website is slow and not easy to use.
Evertime I have to resize all the frames and it takes ages. Don't know if
other people have problems posting on here.

Ok. Tried your suggestions...did not work ..I deleted from DOS SERVICE.EXE
and removed r_server


The Netda appears in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\current
version\run

WHen I reboot as I mentioned in a previous thread I get a Trojan detected
PSW.DUMARIN.Z in WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL I then select Heal in the AVG guard.
RUnning AVG detects the virus but cannot remove it. Not sure if the two are
linked.

When ctrl+alt+del there is no service.exe entry

"Alan Edwards" wrote:

> Sorry, r_server is in:
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices
>
> Stop Service.exe being used. Try looking in Cttl+Alt+Del to see if the
> name appears and End Task on it or boot to DOS and delete it.
> You don't have to search for it. You already knew where it was.
>
> Where in the Registry does Netda appear?
> Please supply the path as requested and answer all questions or I can
> do nothing to help you.
>
> ....Alan
>
> --
> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>
>
> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >I get rid of the load32...Netda entry in the registry. There is no r_server
> >entry in the registry of the path below.
> >When I reboot the Netda reappears in the registry. If I do a search for
> >SERVICE.exe it finds the file in WINDOWS/SYSTEM....it says I can't delete it
> >as its in use. Forgive me but I am not technically au fait with Windows and
> >its registers etc....
> >
> >Any further suggestion ?
> >
> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
> >
> >> I asked you more questions than you answered.
> >> Please answer them all.
> >>
> >> Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
> >> That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
> >> not pick it up.
> >> The Registry entry will be under
> >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
> >> The file is in your System folder.
> >>
> >> I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?
> >>
> >> ....Alan
> >>
> >> --
> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
> >>
> >>
> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> >NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
> >> >I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
> >> >though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
> >> >second one
> >> >
> >> >Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >> >Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
> >> >Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >> >Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
> >> >WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
> >> >SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
> >> >Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
> >> >Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
> >> >Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
> >> >STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
> >> >SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
> >> >ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
> >> >TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
> >> >SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
> >> >EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
> >> >ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
> >> >AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >> >MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
> >> >Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
> >> >AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
> >> >TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
> >> >Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
> >> >SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
> >> >Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >> >SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
> >> >Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
> >> >r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
> >> >> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
> >> >>
> >> >> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
> >> >>
> >> >> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
> >> >> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
> >> >>
> >> >> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
> >> >> ones at the url I gave you?
> >> >> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
> >> >> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
> >> >> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
> >> >>
> >> >> Start-Run-msinfo32
> >> >> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
> >> >> Click Startup Programs
> >> >> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
> >> >> Paste that information in your message.
> >> >>
> >> >> ....Alan
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> >> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
> >> >>
> >> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> >> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> >Hi
> >> >> >
> >> >> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
> >> >> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> >> >> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> >> >> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
> >> >> >
> >> >> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
> >> >> >
> >> >> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
> >> >> >
> >> >> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> >> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >> >> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> >> >> >> > this fault ?
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> >> >> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> >> >> >> nonfunctional?
> >> >> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> >> >> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> --
> >> >> >> Don Phillipson
> >> >> >> Carlsbad Springs
> >> >> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
February 19, 2005 5:10:47 AM

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I have downloaded and run the latest AVG version which seems to have cured my
Trojan DUMARIN problem thankfully. So all that remains now is when I boot I
just get a missing file dialog box shown saying Netdc cannot be found.

In MSCONFIG there is a Netda entry disabled but no such entry for Netdc.

thanks for your help...I guess I can live with this if thats all thats wrong
with it......


"Alan Edwards" wrote:

> Sorry, r_server is in:
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices
>
> Stop Service.exe being used. Try looking in Cttl+Alt+Del to see if the
> name appears and End Task on it or boot to DOS and delete it.
> You don't have to search for it. You already knew where it was.
>
> Where in the Registry does Netda appear?
> Please supply the path as requested and answer all questions or I can
> do nothing to help you.
>
> ....Alan
>
> --
> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>
>
> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >I get rid of the load32...Netda entry in the registry. There is no r_server
> >entry in the registry of the path below.
> >When I reboot the Netda reappears in the registry. If I do a search for
> >SERVICE.exe it finds the file in WINDOWS/SYSTEM....it says I can't delete it
> >as its in use. Forgive me but I am not technically au fait with Windows and
> >its registers etc....
> >
> >Any further suggestion ?
> >
> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
> >
> >> I asked you more questions than you answered.
> >> Please answer them all.
> >>
> >> Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
> >> That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
> >> not pick it up.
> >> The Registry entry will be under
> >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
> >> The file is in your System folder.
> >>
> >> I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?
> >>
> >> ....Alan
> >>
> >> --
> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
> >>
> >>
> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> >NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
> >> >I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing untoward
> >> >though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste for the
> >> >second one
> >> >
> >> >Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >> >Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
> >> >Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
> >> >Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
> >> >WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
> >> >SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
> >> >Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
> >> >Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
> >> >Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
> >> >STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
> >> >SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
> >> >ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
> >> >TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
> >> >SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
> >> >EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
> >> >ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
> >> >AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >> >MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
> >> >Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
> >> >AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe /STARTUP
> >> >TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
> >> >Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
> >> >SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
> >> >Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
> >> >SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
> >> >Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
> >> >r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE /service
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
> >> >> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
> >> >>
> >> >> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
> >> >>
> >> >> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
> >> >> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
> >> >>
> >> >> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
> >> >> ones at the url I gave you?
> >> >> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
> >> >> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
> >> >> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
> >> >>
> >> >> Start-Run-msinfo32
> >> >> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
> >> >> Click Startup Programs
> >> >> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
> >> >> Paste that information in your message.
> >> >>
> >> >> ....Alan
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
> >> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
> >> >>
> >> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
> >> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> >Hi
> >> >> >
> >> >> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans reply and
> >> >> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again. Also on
> >> >> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
> >> >> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
> >> >> >
> >> >> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
> >> >> >
> >> >> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
> >> >> >
> >> >> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> >> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing error.
> >> >> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or how to repair
> >> >> >> > this fault ?
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
> >> >> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
> >> >> >> nonfunctional?
> >> >> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
> >> >> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> --
> >> >> >> Don Phillipson
> >> >> >> Carlsbad Springs
> >> >> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
Anonymous
February 19, 2005 5:10:48 AM

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"eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:8C19F507-3CDD-4C5E-8A93-7239893D65FC@microsoft.com...
> I have downloaded and run the latest AVG version which seems to have cured
my
> Trojan DUMARIN problem thankfully. So all that remains now is when I boot
I
> just get a missing file dialog box shown saying Netdc cannot be found.

Hold down a Windows key and press F to bring up
the Find: All Files dialog box

In the "Containing text" box, type NETDC

Set the "Look in" scroll box to the C: drive

Click Find Now

That should tell you where NETDC is referenced

Likely candidates are the Registry, Win.Ini and System.Ini

You could run SYSEDIT or MSCONFIG first,
if you like, and check the latter 2 files manually.
Anonymous
February 19, 2005 5:10:48 AM

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Start up in Safe Mode.
Open either MyComputer or Explorer.
On the Menu bar click View > Folder Options > View tab.
Make sure you have a check next to " Show hidden files and folders" and "
Display contents of the System folder.
Make sure you have no check next to "Hide extensions for....".

Navigate to C:\Windows.
Scroll to find DVPD.DLL and rename the extension to .bad.
If it is not allowed reboot and start up to the DOS command prompt.
At the prompt type each line and press Enter after each:

cd
c:\windows
attrib -s -h -r dvpd.dll
ren dvpd.dll dvpd.bad
Press ctrl+alt+del to reboot.

If you do not get the detected Trojan on boot and you have no problems with
any legit apps after a few days, delete dvpd.bad from C:\Windows.


--

Brian A.

Conflicts start where information lacks.
http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm


"eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:24F236F6-5E82-4C32-BD4E-605F51E4C133@microsoft.com...
> Sorry about the incomplete info. This website is slow and not easy to use.
> Evertime I have to resize all the frames and it takes ages. Don't know if
> other people have problems posting on here.
>
> Ok. Tried your suggestions...did not work ..I deleted from DOS SERVICE.EXE
> and removed r_server
>
>
> The Netda appears in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\current
> version\run
>
> WHen I reboot as I mentioned in a previous thread I get a Trojan detected
> PSW.DUMARIN.Z in WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL I then select Heal in the AVG guard.
> RUnning AVG detects the virus but cannot remove it. Not sure if the two
> are
> linked.
>
> When ctrl+alt+del there is no service.exe entry
>
> "Alan Edwards" wrote:
>
>> Sorry, r_server is in:
>> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices
>>
>> Stop Service.exe being used. Try looking in Cttl+Alt+Del to see if the
>> name appears and End Task on it or boot to DOS and delete it.
>> You don't have to search for it. You already knew where it was.
>>
>> Where in the Registry does Netda appear?
>> Please supply the path as requested and answer all questions or I can
>> do nothing to help you.
>>
>> ....Alan
>>
>> --
>> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>>
>>
>> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>>
>> >I get rid of the load32...Netda entry in the registry. There is no
>> >r_server
>> >entry in the registry of the path below.
>> >When I reboot the Netda reappears in the registry. If I do a search for
>> >SERVICE.exe it finds the file in WINDOWS/SYSTEM....it says I can't
>> >delete it
>> >as its in use. Forgive me but I am not technically au fait with Windows
>> >and
>> >its registers etc....
>> >
>> >Any further suggestion ?
>> >
>> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
>> >
>> >> I asked you more questions than you answered.
>> >> Please answer them all.
>> >>
>> >> Get rid of SERVICE.EXE and the Registry entry for it (r_server).
>> >> That can only be a virus or parasite and I am surprised that AVG does
>> >> not pick it up.
>> >> The Registry entry will be under
>> >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
>> >> The file is in your System folder.
>> >>
>> >> I don't see any entry for NETDA. You said it reappeared but where?
>> >>
>> >> ....Alan
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> >NETDC and NETDA don't appear when I do Ctrl+Alt+Del.......
>> >> >I ran the two MS* programs as per your mail and I see nothing
>> >> >untoward
>> >> >though I don't really know what I am doing. Here is the cut and paste
>> >> >for the
>> >> >second one
>> >> >
>> >> >Office Startup Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>> >> >Office\Office\OSA.EXE" -b
>> >> >Microsoft Find Fast Startup Group "C:\Program Files\Microsoft
>> >> >Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE"
>> >> >WinZip Quick Pick Startup Group "C:\Program
>> >> >Files\WinZip\WZQKPICK.EXE"
>> >> >SpySweeper Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy
>> >> >Sweeper\SPYSWEEPER.EXE" /0
>> >> >Yahoo! Pager Registry (Per-User Run) C:\Program
>> >> >Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
>> >> >STManager Registry (Per-User Run) "C:\Program Files\SpeedTouch\Dr
>> >> >SpeedTouch\drst.exe" -b
>> >> >ScanRegistry Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\scanregw.exe /autorun
>> >> >TaskMonitor Registry (Machine Run) C:\WINDOWS\taskmon.exe
>> >> >SystemTray Registry (Machine Run) SysTray.Exe
>> >> >EnsoniqMixer Registry (Machine Run) starter.exe
>> >> >ATIGART Registry (Machine Run) c:\ati\gart\atigart.exe
>> >> >AtiPTA Registry (Machine Run) Atiptaaa.exe
>> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Run) Rundll32.exe
>> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>> >> >MMTray Registry (Machine Run) C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH
>> >> >Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
>> >> >AVG_CC Registry (Machine Run) C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\avgcc32.exe
>> >> >/STARTUP
>> >> >TkBellExe Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program Files\Common
>> >> >Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe" -osboot
>> >> >SpeedTouch USB Diagnostics Registry (Machine Run) "C:\Program
>> >> >Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe" /icon
>> >> >LoadPowerProfile Registry (Machine Service) Rundll32.exe
>> >> >powrprof.dll,LoadCurrentPwrScheme
>> >> >SchedulingAgent Registry (Machine Service) mstask.exe
>> >> >Avgserv9.exe Registry (Machine Service)
>> >> >C:\PROGRA~1\GRISOFT\AVG6\Avgserv9.exe
>> >> >r_server Registry (Machine Service) C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SERVICE.EXE
>> >> >/service
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >"Alan Edwards" wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> >> Did you first stop both NETDC and NETDA running with Ctrl+Alt+Del?
>> >> >> If not, one will probably recreate the Registry entries again.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Did you also remove the entry in the Registry for NETDC?
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Does AVG have a web page with any information of this version of
>> >> >> Dumarin? (I can't find any but I am not familiar with Grisoft)
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Did you check Startup for any reference that may be similar to the
>> >> >> ones at the url I gave you?
>> >> >> Check in Msconfig for any oddities.
>> >> >> (Start-Run-MSCONFIG-Startup tab)
>> >> >> If you cannot see anything in Msconfig then:
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Start-Run-msinfo32
>> >> >> Click the + beside Software Environment to expand.
>> >> >> Click Startup Programs
>> >> >> Ctrl+A to Select All, Ctrl+C to Copy.
>> >> >> Paste that information in your message.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> ....Alan
>> >> >>
>> >> >> --
>> >> >> Alan Edwards, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
>> >> >> http://dts-l.org/index.html
>> >> >>
>> >> >> In microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion, "eric"
>> >> >> <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>> >> >>
>> >> >> >Hi
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >Its an error message, file not found..i followed the link In Alans
>> >> >> >reply and
>> >> >> >deleted Netda entry in registry, rebooted but this appears again.
>> >> >> >Also on
>> >> >> >booting AVG (free version) detects PSW.Dumarin.Z trojan in
>> >> >> >WINDOWS\DVPD.DLL...i select Heal but this also keeps reappearing.
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >Any advice how to remove the 2 problems ?
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >"Don Phillipson" wrote:
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >> "eric" <eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >> >> >> news:AA4D0EDA-3BFB-419C-A4BF-EDD2FFFC6D5E@microsoft.com...
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >> > When booting W98 a dialog box appears with Netdc file missing
>> >> >> >> > error.
>> >> >> >> > Can anyone tell me where I can download the missing file or
>> >> >> >> > how to repair
>> >> >> >> > this fault ?
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >> 1. Is the fault that Win98 fails to boot or is this an
>> >> >> >> error message (file not found) that seems to be
>> >> >> >> nonfunctional?
>> >> >> >> 2. Are you on a network? If not, you may not
>> >> >> >> need this file. If you are, ask the network chief.
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >> --
>> >> >> >> Don Phillipson
>> >> >> >> Carlsbad Springs
>> >> >> >> (Ottawa, Canada)
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >>
>> >> >>
>> >>
>> >>
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>>
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