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#1 Jjude


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Posted 04 June 2012 - 04:22 PM

hi and thank you for any help you can give.
i have been using malwarebytes for a very long time and always recomend to newcomers.
a friend has a dell inspiron win7 and it was riddled with all sorts, i had to use a usb mouse and onboard keyboard to get this far. mbam cant find anything now nor can superantispyware, avast is clear too.

this entry worries me though
Scan type: Quick scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 191318
Time elapsed: 7 minute(s), 47 second(s)

my main concern right now is to get mouse and keyboard working is it possible anyone can help?

thanks in advance


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Posted 04 June 2012 - 04:40 PM

Hello and welcome to Malwarebytes

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Posted 05 June 2012 - 03:04 AM

Thank you, I have done what you asked, but this morning Im wondering if I should have copied and pasted the results of the scans. I dont want to do it now as I dont want to bump the post.

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Posted 05 June 2012 - 03:14 AM

No, that's fine just wait for a helper and they'll ask you for any scans or update requests at that time.

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