Please do this. Click here to download Hijack This. Un Zip it and click on the Hijackthis.exe.
Click the "Scan" button when the scan is finished the scan button will become "Save Log" click that and save the log.
Go to where you saved the log and click on "Edit > Select All" then click on "Edit > Copy" then Paste the log back here in a reply.
DO NOT have Hijack This fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required. Someone here will be glad to advise you on what to fix.
*Note: When you download Hijack This Do Not download it or UnZip it to a temp folder or to the desktop. Create a permanent folder somewhere like in My Documents and name it Hijack This and put it in that folder.
Install the program, open it check to make sure you have the latest reference file by clicking on webupdate. Make sure that your reference file reads 01R273 21.03.2004 (or higher number/date). If it does not, then click here and install the file manually.
Make sure the following settings are turned to ON
-From the main window click on Start then Activate in-depth scan.
-Click on Use custom scanning options>Customize and make sure the following options are turned on: Scan within archives Scan active processes Scan registry Scan my IE Favorites for banned URL Scan my host-files
Click on Settings and make sure the following are enabled: Unload recognized processes during scanning
Click on Cleaning engine and make sure that Let windows remove files in use at next reboot is on.
Finally Click Proceed to save your settings.
Click on Scan Now from the main window and select Use Custom Scanning options and click scan.
When scan completes, remove all items, then run another scan but this time select the Perform Smart-System Scan option and then also remove all items it finds.
In the --control panel/Add/remove programs, I have a program
"My Web search (Cursor Mania) " that if I try to delete, nothing happens. I was just wondering if there was a way to take it out.
I'm not sure how it got there,(maybe my son?) So, anyway, this %$#@& it's still there.
Amigo, this is as much as I can tell you about this.
Again, thanks a lot for your time.
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