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Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable

Q: Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable

Ok firstly I should mention that one solution to this problem would be to plug the HD into my machine and use fsutil to reset the dirty flag However and pwd set unbootable to No dirty Need xp - flag admin I m a stubborn person and know that there must be a way of doing this easily without taking my machine to bits If I do it in what is for this occasion the hard way I will be able to save a little time in the future should the situation arise again I ve been asked to fix an unbootable computer I had intended to boot into the recovery console to issue chkdsk r fixboot and fixmbr commands Unfortunately I the admin password for the installation isn t available it s been forgotten rolleyes and so I can t log into it I used the offline NT password amp registry editor utility but because the drive is flagged dirty improper shutdown no doubt It won t change or blank the password So I got out my trusty NTFS DOS CD and booted into DOS taking a copy of FSUTIL with me which as expected doesn t work under DOS Hoping that the password was something simple ish I grabbed a copy of the SAM and Systemf files from system config and tried cracking the administrator password It seems that the password is at least characters and so will take an age to crack This leaves me with the option of resetting the dirty bit on the volume so that I can reset the admin password to blank boot into the recovery console and repair windows but I see no fsutil equivelant for DOS probably because NTFS was never meant Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable for DOS lol It occurs to me though that there must be some utility or other that ll do it or failing that various linux flavours Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable have NTFS support and should be able to do it - or possibly some sort of live recovery cd for windows Any ideas anybody All this for the sake of a single BIT of info on the hard drive A simple or It s outrageous lol nbsp Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable

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A: Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable

Auditor Security cd from remote-exploit.org is what you need my friend very handy for cracking admin passwords. just boot to it and you are gold. don't know if you are familiar with this collection cd and if not they have the instruction pdf on the site for download as well. it will crack a 8 letter and asterick password in probably ten to twenty minutes..my admin pass is 15 unprintables and asterick characters and it cracked it with the incremental option on the sam file. took alot longer than it should for your current issue..just an idea mate

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A:Admin account stopped being admin even when admin is checked!

Welcome
Should be easy, create a New Administrator account and give it permissions to use the software.
User Account - Create
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...rs-groups.html
Procedure for Seven is the Same as For Vista.

http://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/294399-admin-account-stopped-being-admin-even-when-admin-checked.html
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Hi,
I have been looking for this answer for 2 days and can not find anyone who has had similair problem.

THere are 2 accounts Administrator and Kenmystro/administrator. I have the password for both and can access both. win 7 Ultimate Hp8510.
I have already selected all user permissions and taken ownership in every box I could find for Kenmystro/admin. the UAC is at minimum and the security centre is off. Run as admin on right click does not help.
It does not matter which of the 2 accounts I log into when I try install certain HP software(Maintenance
& some drivers) it says I do not have admin privileges.

This is driving me nuts can anyone help??
 

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I was told by a techy friend of mine that there were somethings in my hijack log that were giving him some red flags, could anyone take a look at them? they might be the cause for so much distress in my computer's speed and unable to pretty much run anything well.
Thanks, Kab.

A:red flag

Hi,Please uninstall the Ask Toolbar since this one is not recommended.Then, * Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here or HereDouble Click mbam-setup.exe to install the application.Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.In case you already used MBAM previously, please update it before proceeding with the scan. To do this, click the "Update" tab and click the "Check For updates" button.Once the program has loaded and updates were downloaded, select "Perform Quick Scan", then click Scan.The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.When disinfection is completed, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart.(See Extra Note)The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.Copy&Paste the entire report in your next reply along with a fresh HijackThis log.Extra Note:If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove,you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts,click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process,if asked to restart the computer,please do so immediatly.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/272183/red-flag/
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A:Add a flag to XP folders....

I don't know if it is the same but you can try MyFolder from here
http://www.download3000.com/download_18422.html

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/add-a-flag-to-xp-folders-509107.html
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A:Red Flag File

Nope, no idea - we'll need more info on the error in order to troubleshoot it.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/92342/red-flag-file/
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A:Flag Elimination

Where exactly are these popup flags appearing? There's several causes of them (java for the web based stuff, windows for the desktop stuff, and other sources for the rest).

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40524/flag-elimination/
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A:Microsoft Flag

I think that the flag represents activity, when waving and non-activity not waving.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-flag.437148/
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What happens if you just start your browser?

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/375883-cannot-get-additional-log-required-flag.html
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A:action center flag

Hello Byada, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see you may be able to enable it again using the tutorial below.

System Icons - Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/221322-action-center-flag.html
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A:Red flag in aswMBR IRP_MJ_CREATE... what to do?

Hi and Welcome!!   
 
My name is Jeff. I would be more than happy to take a look at your malware results logs and help you with solving any malware problems you might have. Logs can take a while to research, so please be patient and know that I am working hard to get you a clean and functional system back in your hands. I'd be grateful if you would note the following:
The fixes are specific to your problem and should only be used for the issues on this machine.
It's often worth reading through these instructions and printing them for ease of reference.
If you don't know or understand something, please don't hesitate to say or ask!! It's better to be sure and safe than sorry.
Please reply to this thread. Do not start a new topic.
If you happen to have a flash drive/thumb drive please have that ready in the event that we need to use it.
Please be sure to subscribe to the topic if you have not already done so.
IMPORTANT NOTE : Please do not delete, download or install anything unless instructed to do so.DO NOT use any TOOLS such as Combofix or HijackThis fixes without supervision. Doing so could make your system inoperable and could require a full reinstall of your operating system and losing all your programs and data.
 
Having said that....     Let's get going!!  
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 Are you using any type of CD Emulation programs by chance?
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Please download DDS from either of these links
 LINK 1LINK 2
 
and save it to your desktop.
Disable any antivirus programs during the scan (If you have difficulty properly disabling your protective programs, refer to this link here )
Double click dds to run the tool.
When done, two DDS.txt's will open.
Save both reports to your desktop.
---------------------------------------------------Please include the contents of the following in your next reply:
 DDS.txt
 Attach.txt
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 AdwCleaner
 
Please download AdwCleaner by Xplode and save to your Desktop.
Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the toolVista/Windows 7/8 users right-click and select Run As Administrator.
Click on the Scan button.
AdwCleaner will begin...be patient as the scan may take some time to complete.
After the scan has finished, click on the Report button...a logfile (AdwCleaner[R0].txt) will open in Notepad for review.
The contents of the log file may be confusing. Unless you see a program name that you know should not be removed, don't worry about it. If you see an entry you want to keep, let me know about it.
Copy and paste the contents of that logfile in your next reply.
A copy of all logfiles are saved in the C:\AdwCleaner folder which was created when running the tool.
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/509270/red-flag-in-aswmbr-irp-mj-create-what-to-do/
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A recent snafu left me to discover I had deleted 120GB worth of files. I unplugged the drive right away, however undelete programs tend to do a less than adequate job (for exmaple, for some reason files are intact, but the wrong filename attached, etc).

This is an NTFS drive. Is there any program out there that will simply change the appropriate flag in the MFT to indicate the file has not erased? Wit the fact the drive was removed immediately, this would be the best option given such am application existed.

I am a user of Windows, BSD and Linux so I'm not bound to one OS in fixing this problem. I have Googled, but have not gotten the results I would like.

TIA
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/changing-the-deleted-flag.864719/
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A:Is this a false flag by SuperAntiSpyware?

Hello -
Chances are that it is a False Positive. Do you use Avast as your Antivirus, as this was reported at their forum ??
 
 
 
Download TFC (Temp File Cleaner) by OldTimer to your desktop
 • Close any open windows.
• Double click the TFC icon to run the program
• TFC will close all open programs itself in order to run,
• Click the Start button to begin the process.
• Allow TFC to run uninterrupted.
• The program should not take long to finish it's job
• Once its finished it may automatically reboot your machine,
• if it doesn't, please manually reboot to ensure a complete clean
 
 
Check again after that.
For this reason SAS seems to have dropped a bit in rankings recently.
 
I would rely on the latest version of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free more often.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/534785/is-this-a-false-flag-by-superantispyware/
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It's not even my computer so I need help please!

A:Insertion cursor looks like it has a flag

Oops. didnt mean to post.

But I did just notice I can still switch between languages even though I removed the new one. I dont understand this.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/462247/insertion-cursor-looks-like-it-has-a-flag/
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A:Restart flag is stuck on

Not to worry - I had a feeling Nero was the culprit and immediately after uninstalled it I was able to move on with life. The error text I was getting was -

Windows needs to be restarted so necessary changes to system files can be made before continuing.

Nero was v8.

http://www.sevenforums.com/software/10690-restart-flag-stuck.html
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A:W7 resets bootable flag on HDD

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

It will help us to help you if you post a screenshot of your fully-expanded disk management layout.

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums

This tutorial may solve your problem.

Bootrec.exe Tool - How to Use in Windows Recovery Environment

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/198106-w7-resets-bootable-flag-hdd.html
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/479568/hijackthis-threw-a-f2-flag-need-help/
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A:photoshop text on a flag

Really old tutorial, but it will give you a place to start.

http://graphicssoft.about.com/library/uc/ucrb_flagpast1.htm
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/photoshop-text-on-a-flag.439961/
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A:Flag Search and output problem

What language is this, and what's the application? I don't mean to sound rude, but what you're trying to do is pretty useless except in advanced procedures.

chris.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/flag-search-and-output-problem.464565/
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Hello all-

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/using-flag-colors-in-outlook-2003.490635/
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It's still there under Windows 7 on a different computer (BIOS/MBR):

A:Where did the Active flag go in Disk Management?

Active partition is set only for MBR style installation. For UEFI installation, it is managed by the BIOS thru Windows Boot Manager. You can't even set a disk Active with GPT disk.

http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/52533-where-did-active-flag-go-disk-management.html
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/outlook-express-flag-disappeared.73198/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/outlook-express-flag-disappeared.73198/
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A:Action center flag disappears

What is causing explorer to restart?

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/175106-action-center-flag-disappears.html
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A:How do I remove a boot flag from a device?

Use diskpart from the command line and use "clean" after selecting the drive. Be sure to select the correct drive before using clean!

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/278498-how-do-i-remove-boot-flag-device.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vista-event-viewer-red-flag.587504/
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I've noticed in my experience with replying to emails, that the flag status that indicates the email was replied to (the pink arrow pointing to the right), does not show consistently. Sometimes it displays and sometimes it does not. Has anyone experienced this? Does anyone know how to resolve this?
 

A:Outlook - Flag Status Inconsistency

>>Has anyone experienced this?

Yep.

>>Does anyone know how to resolve this?

Nope.

Sorry. I don't care enough for me. But you might want to look at:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;195980&Product=out2K

Or this, if you're using OL at work:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;220042&Product=out2K
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/outlook-flag-status-inconsistency.201100/
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A:Office 2003 Flag Question

http://www.middlebury.edu/NR/rdonly...AAD2822C1375/0/MoveFlagStatusColumnOL2003.pdf
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/office-2003-flag-question.575629/
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A:what, if anyting, does pressing the windows flag key and the...

I'm sure that was a scam call, but you hung up before they could do anything malicious to your computer. Pressing the Windows key + R just brings up the "Run" screen. It is completely harmless to bring up "Run," but if you had continued to follow all the steps this guy was about to give you, he probably would have tried to gain remote access to your computer or load a virus or some other awfulness. I'm glad you hung up on him!

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/what-if-anyting-does-pressing-the-windows-flag-key-and-the/td-p/1848837
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A:Why there is no cross-mark on this notification flag?

Lets take a basic look at things. Maybe it will help.

Complete this tutorial and post the results here.

Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/368398-why-there-no-cross-mark-notification-flag.html
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A:Actual colors of Windows 7 flag

Hope this helps.

The Four Colors of the New Microsoft Company Logo - Your Software Has Bugs - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/361490-actual-colors-windows-7-flag.html
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A:Small flag image keeps popping up

Their is a good chance you are infected. I recommend going to Am I infected? What do I do?on this site. Their will be instructions what to do.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/419165/small-flag-image-keeps-popping-up/
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A:Flag added to stop a .dll from loading?

be more specific...what .exe, what .dll, and if the program calls for the .dll, it prob won't run without it....

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/183770-flag-added-stop-dll-loading.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vundo-tried-to-do-it-on-my-own-raising-the-white-flag.872290/
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Thanks.

A:Yellow flag, no internet access.

I would be willing to give any information necessary, if someone could offer any suggestions. My network is apparently connected, but I can't view any websites and I receive the yellow flag with the exclamation point, as I stated in my former post.

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A:Random yellow flag on network connectivity

Hello kharl & Welcome to SevenForums

Maybe your network provider is down or something.
Check the manual for your router, and see if the lights are lighting as they should. Otherwise update your driver for your network driver.

Enjoy your stay here at SevenForums,
FredeGail

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/170077-random-yellow-flag-network-connectivity.html
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https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/6eae6c57-7274-4137-8638-4f81247c1b2a/account-lockout-new-suspicious-activity-flag?forum=mata
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A:Stuck in page Windows XP logo with Flag

Were these large files ones that you had placed on the system?
If not what files were they?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/stuck-in-page-windows-xp-logo-with-flag.621572/
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A:Box with little red flag appears in taskbar when opening a program

It might help if you could get a hijackthis log for us to review.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/box-with-little-red-flag-appears-in-taskbar-when-opening-a-program.374142/
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Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1e
BCP1: FFFFFFFFC0000005
BCP2: FFFFF8800B319880
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

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A:BSOD playing AC4 Black Flag, bccode e1

Hi dpiddy24.

XBox USB wireless controller is contributing to your BSODs.

Code:
fffff880`02f1aff8 fffff880`04854e08Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\xusb21.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for xusb21.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for xusb21.sys
xusb21+0x9e08
And the version that you are using is a common BSOD issue with Windows 7.

Code:
fffff880`0484b000 fffff880`0485d100 xusb21 T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: xusb21.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\xusb21.sys
Image name: xusb21.sys
Timestamp: Fri Aug 14 03:40:17 2009 (4A848F49)
CheckSum: 0001398B
ImageSize: 00012100
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
Update it from Software Downloads | Microsoft Hardware

Update Realtek network driver too; get it from Realtek
Get teh first one of the list, Win7 and WinServer 2008 R2 Driver. Install it following Driver Install - Device Manager

Let us know the results. We have to observe that whether the display driver (that part is not covered in this post) is still crashing or not; after updating the XBox controller.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/318945-bsod-playing-ac4-black-flag-bccode-e1.html
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A:Alienware Mouse - Kaspersky's keylogger flag

ask on kaspersky forum, but it is quite common for Kaspersky to heuristically detect certain mouse drivers

http://forum.kaspersky.com/index.php?showforum=4
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/alienware-mouse-kasperskys-keylogger-flag.933407/
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A:Google Chrome does nothing when launched, Except with -no-sandbox flag

NO ONE?!

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/551051/google-chrome-does-nothing-when-launched-except-with-no-sandbox-flag/
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A:Raising the white flag! HijackThis log enclosed

Hi and welcome to TSG,

Turn off system restore. On the desktop, right-click on My Computer, click properties, click system restore tab, check turn off system restore, click apply and then OK. Restart your computer. Once your system is clean you will turn it back on and create a new restore point.

Rescan with Hijack This, close all browser windows except Hijack This, put a check mark beside these entries and click “fix checked”.

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar,LinksFolderName =

R3 - Default URLSearchHook is missing

O1 - Hosts: 69.20.16.183 ieautosearch

O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [IzqnRPa3W] cmdpubw.exe

O4 - Startup: Microsoft Office Shortcut Bar.lnk = ?

O4 - Global Startup: Microsoft Office Shortcut Bar.lnk = ?

Then boot to safe mode (see how below), locate and delete these files and/or folders:

Because XP will not always show you hidden files and folders by default, Go to Start - Search and under "More advanced search options". Make sure there is a check by "Search System Folders" and "Search hidden files and folders" and "Search system subfolders"

Next click on My Computer. Go to Tools - Folder Options. Click on the View tab and make sure that "Show hidden files and folders" is checked. Also uncheck "Hide protected operating system files" and "Hide extensions for known file types". Now click "Apply to all folders"
Click "Apply" then "OK"

cmdpubw.exe - file

How to restart to safe mode:
http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPOR...2001052409420406?OpenDocument&src=sec_doc_nam

Then reboot and post another log please
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/raising-the-white-flag-hijackthis-log-enclosed.238439/
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A:Trouble with about:blank Plz help (waves white flag)

You have an outdated version of HijackThis. Click here to get the latest version of HijackThis.

Turn off system restore by right clicking on My Computer and go to Properties->System Restore and check the box for Turn off System Restore. Click Apply and then OK. Restart your computer. After we are finished with your log file and verified that it's clean, you may turn it back on and create a new restore point.

Download AboutBuster and unzip it to a folder on your the Desktop. Run AboutBuster and follow the prompts to scan (choose Yes/OK for all). It will ask you if you want a second scan, choose Yes.

The Temp folders should be cleaned out periodically as installation programs and hijack programs leave a lot of junk there. Download Index.dat Suite to clean out all the temp folders. Run Index.dat Suite now and go to Tools->Settings. Then make sure to check the following: Cookies, History, Recent Documents, Swap File (if you have Windows 95/98), Temporary Internet Files and Temp Files. Click Save at the bottom. Then click on the Find button. Let it search. Then click on the second button on the top. This will generate a batch file. Click Next->Next->Next and it will tell you that after the next reboot/restart you the file should run by itself and startup and clean all those files.

Post a new HJT log when done!

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/trouble-with-about-blank-plz-help-waves-white-flag-20812.html
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When I go to the program folder and check its properties I find that it is read only. Even though I unselect the read only flag, click on Apply, say yes to all the files in the folder, and approve the admin permission to proceed, and then click on OK, when I relook at it my change to unselect read only did not stick.

What am I doing wrong?

Thanks

A:unsetting read only flag on folder does not stick

Thank you for helping.

Tried it but the folder remains read only. Weird. App works with "run as admin" but that does not explain why the attribute will not change. Is this related to UAC?

Thanks again.

Edit: I also checked and I am the owner of that folder and gave myself full control.

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A:Is there a way to flag Excel hyperlinks to Word documents.

Assuming that you mean awry, not ary, could you explain what you mean by that?Please provide an example of what you are looking to be "remining" (reminded?) of.Click Here Before Posting Data or VBA Code ---> How To Post Data or Code.

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A:Windows 10 flag not showing up, despite a bunch of fixes...

I tend to distrust many 'helpful' shops that reinstall....


Please follow the Windows Update Posting Instructions and post the requested data



If the file is too large (8MB compressed), remove the older CBSPersist cab files untilthe final file is below the limit - you can always post them separately afterzipping them. (the forum doesn't allow the upload of bare CAB files, for anumber of reasons)



Please also post the C:\Windows\windowsudpate.log file


ALSO...

Please follow this tutorial and post an MGADiag report - then we can see if there's a problem there.

Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions

Ignore errors produced when clicking on theCopy button - they simply mean that the tool could not create the backup files for some reason. The data is still copied to the clipboard for pasting to your response.

Please also state the Version and Edition of Windows quoted on your COA sticker (if you have one) on the case of your machine (or inside the battery compartment), but do NOT quote the Key on the sticker!

https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/howt...spx#PCPurchase

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A:what is teredo tunnelig pseudo-interace and why does it have a flag

  
Quote: Originally Posted by kc9dtrskywarn


plain and simple why do i have all the flagged things


Teredo tunneling is a method of tunneling IPV6 traffic over an IPV4 network.

There are issues with it so it is best to make your network 100% IPV6 or 100% IPV4. Most home users are stuck with IPV4 because that's all their routers and switches can handle. If you are not experiencing any problems with your network, you can ignore it.

If you have an inquiring mind and want to become a scholar on the issue, read the information at the following link;

Teredo Overview

HTH

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A:Windows 7 Boot Problem at Win7 Flag

First of all Starhowle mate why on earth have you got two hard drives installed both with it's own 7 OS?

That is for you to know and us to guess about I suppose but to me whatever drive it is trying to boot from sounds very sick (the Blue) and the velociraptor sounds not much better.

Now I would try unplugging the Blue drive and just use the velociraptor to try and boot with. Now if you can get into safe mode please run these

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/433-disk-check.html< if necessary include the /f and /r in the command line as per Option2

If we can get the machine running seeing it is quite an older machine I would like to see that PSU tested out but it needs to be booted to do that. In future mate don't wait that long for something to boot because after say five minutes max I would be having serious concerns about it booting.

I also would like you to have a look at this
Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot

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A:Why are antivirus programs so slow to flag malware?

This JavaScript looks incomplete to me. Also, did you upload the payload it downloads on VirusTotal to see if it's flagged?

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A:Unbootable

Boot to the XP CD and select R (Recovery Console)At the command prompt type:ren c:\windows\system32\config\software software.oldcopy c:\windows\repair\software c:\windows\system32\configRebootNOTE: All software installed prior to the creation of the above backup file will need to be reinstalled.EDITED to correct software hive info.

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A:Help: Unbootable pc on XP

and welcome to the Forum

What i the Brand/Model of the pc? Have you installed or uninstalled any hardware or software just prior to having the problem?

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A:unbootable

Can you get to Safe Mode? If so, you can run some diagnostics form there.

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A:nearly unbootable

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Please note that these fixes are not instantaneous. Most infections require more than one round to properly eradicate.

Please stay with me until given the 'all clear' even if symptoms seemingly abate.

Kindly follow my instructions and please do no fixing on your own or running of scanners unless requested by a helper.

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Your hard drive is almost full. Having too little free space on your hard drive can compromise system performance.


Quote:




C: is FIXED (NTFS) - 71 GiB total, 7.185 GiB free.




I suggest you move pictures, music, etc. to an external drive or USB stick if you have one and uninstall any programs that are never or hardly ever used.

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Please download ComboFix and Save it to your Desktop.

**Note: It is important that it is saved directly to your desktop**

First, we need to install the Windows Recovery Console.

The Windows Recovery Console will allow you to boot up into a special recovery(repair) mode, if needed. This allows us to help you in the case that your computer has a problem after an attempted removal of malware. Also, ComboFix will not address certain types of malware unless the RC is installed. It is a simple procedure that will only take a few moments of your time.

Download the file from this Microsoft page:

Download details: Windows XP Home Edition with Service Pack 2 Utility: Setup Disks for Floppy Boot Install

Save it as it is originally named to your Desktop.

Now close all open windows and programs, including all antivirus and antispyware programs. Get help here



Then drag the setup package onto ComboFix.exe and drop it. Follow the prompts to start ComboFix and when prompted, agree to the End-User License Agreement to install the Recovery Console.

As part of installing the Recovery Console, ComboFix will begin to run. Your desktop may disappear. This is normal. It will return.

ComboFix will now automatically install the Windows Recovery Console onto your computer, which will show up as a new option when booting up your computer. Do not select the Windows Recovery Console option when you start your computer unless requested to by a helper.

Once the Recovery Console is installed, this blue window will appear:



Please continue as follows:
Close/disable all antivirus and antispyware programs so they do not interfere with the running of ComboFix. Get help here
Please click Yes to continue scanning for malware.
Your desktop may go blank. This is normal. It will return when ComboFix is done. ComboFix may reboot your machine. This is normal.
When the tool is finished, it will produce a log for you.

Please post that log, C:\ComboFix.txt, in your next reply.

Please re-enable your antivirus before posting the ComboFix.txt log.

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Are you still having this problem? If so, when you're looking at the Inbox, does the flag actually show, as in a column? If its not, enable it by doing this:

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Also, I originally made a Ghost backup and I have it on DVD. There are 4 files on the first DVD that are .GHO files. I want the system back the way it was when I made the ghost backup, but I don't think it is possible. I am putting in 2 500GB drives, RAID 1, with a 50GB main partition. Would it be possible to get any information from these files?

Much thanks in advanc!
 

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