Urgent anti virus help required Tags: Antivirus Windows Last response: January 4, 2002 11:16 PM in Windows 95/98/ME Share hachiman January 3, 2002 6:52:22 PM Hi Just downloaded an .exe file which has installed something called "i hate you" which instantly shuts down my pc as soon as i boot. I managed to get in to my system'but pressing ctrl alt del as soon as windows desktop appeared and ending every task i could see including the "i hate you" one. I have deleted the original 'exe and deleted the folder it created. Also i have deleted the i hate you icons that appeared on the start taskbar. One doing run msconfig and looking at my start up programmes i hate you is listed there. I unchecked this'but still my system shut down after the boot. Help More about : urgent anti virus required hachiman January 3, 2002 7:19:11 PM Hi Managed to stop the shutdowns by practically unchecking all the boxes in the startup in msconfig. So thats the quick fix'but can anyone help in the long term? Thanx Smilin January 3, 2002 7:31:03 PM Check with mcafee or symantec. Also check this registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous January 4, 2002 11:16:29 PM You might want to try to AVG. It is great for cleaning and detecting viruses. The web site is www.grisoft.com. It has been go to me. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAnti virus or security required? Forum SolvedNeed help deciding on anti virus Forum SolvedRecover Formatted Hard Drive Urgent help required. Forum SolvedHelp me narrow down an Anti-Virus solution! Forum SolvedNeed help finding a good anti virus software Forum SolvedURGENT HELP required in selecting a PSU Forum SolvedURGENT VIRUS/ MALWARE Please Help Forum SolvedUrgent help for RAM up-gradation required Forum SolvedGot my new build; help with benchmarks, anti-virus, build steps, etc. Forum Which Anti Virus should i get for a gaming PC? Help me decide. Forum I need help with a Anti-Virus Software. Give as much feedback as possible, Please Forum SolvedUrgent help required! Forum Looking to build new PC - Urgent help required Forum SolvedSecurity Tool Rogue Anti-Virus Help? Forum anti virus software help !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Forum Looking for help removing"anti virus security pro" virus Forum Best Anti-virus programs to use that requires low resource usage Forum Urgent Memory Upgrade (4 GB to 8 GB DDR3) Help Required Forum Hello,can you help me to find a anti virus for game Forum Need help choosing reliable anti virus software Forum More resources !