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Hi,

Don't know if this is the right place to discuss this, and I'm very unsavvy in tech...this is my first post here.

I found recently I was getting redirected in MSN to Google pages, Yahoo Jobs, and some other search engine. So I ran my virus and spyware (McAfee in AOL, Spyware Terminator, CW Shredder, and now finally Malwarebytes-after my second download), and McAfee didn't pick up anything, Spyware terminator, the same, CW Shredder did list something on the first scan, but then it was deleted, and now Malwarebytes is being deleted before I can even get the first scan going.

Help please! I have no idea where to start from here.

PS Spyware Terminator will scan, finds nothing (and then it says it's not there). It is the only one to come back after restarting the computer, besides McAfee. Also, I have Spyware Blaster running in the background, but haven't tried anything other than updating with it (it's not a manual scan type application-sure you all know).

This is beginning to feel like it is very serious, and I am wondering if I should take it to a repair place to get this sorted? Any ideas appreciated. And this is all new to me-never had anything like this before.

Thanks,

Barry

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Welcome to Malwarebytes! If you think you have an infection? Please follow the instructions below: PS: note the HJK Forum is busy, 1-2 days for them to address your issue. expect to download tools & run them with the helper who will work with you. I think it will be lots cheaper than a repair shop... All the tools are free.

follow these instructions & post it in the HiJackLog Forum please

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Thanks yardbird, very much appreciated for your help. I could not get the downloads to work long enough to get a scan, so I posted a log I got from Spyware Terminator (fast auto scan-no manual scan works) in the log forum:

http://www.malwarebytes.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=25420

Barry

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