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Re: Looking for Virus Removal Info

 
 
havinfun69nospam@yahoo.com
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      07-26-2003
What I just did with a machine with a boot sector
virus was to boot with a Win 98 floppy and ran Norton AV from the CD.
Gary

>Hello again,
>
>I am looking for general information on virus removal. Upon my first Google
>and Jeeves searches, I was able to find some information about removing
>specific viruses using propietary virus removal programs.
>
>That is all good and fine, but...what I am looking for is more fundamental
>information, such as, what does one do if the virus itself has made the
>operating system/hard drive difficult or impossible to work with? One
>solution that I've heard of is to install the hard drive into another box as
>the secondary drive, and then proceed with the removal. I am also aware
>that you may be able to boot from an emergency disk, but then how do you go
>about installing the virus program, or using the removal tools?
>
>Any references or first hand experiences will be appreciated.
>
>Thanks, again.
>
>smackedass
>


 
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