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Tracing keys and Winsock and others ?


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I just ran a scan with adwcleaner and it found and have to clear out this one . this was mean something have change the protocol setting or set the setting incorrectly ? correct ? if so.... what about the others items ?

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:: "Tracing" keys deleted
:: Winsock2 - Deleted C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WLIDNSP.DLL
:: Winsock settings cleared
:: " Image File Execution Options" keys deleted
:: "Prefetch" files deleted

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Hello,

"Reset Winsock Option" is available in case of a malfunctionning network connection after an adware has messed up with the Winsock catalog. Even if it's shown in the logfile, it doesn't always indicate a malware or an incorrect setting, but simply that the some elements were not correctly referenced in the catalog.

If you're interested, you can take a look to the Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winsock

Regards,

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in fact I have been ran other tool before I ran adwcleaner which is may the cause of this incorrectly changes to those settings . and yes some adware or any others type of malware will make a changes in there .... so my question is adwcleaner have fixed those changes of network settings now ?

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