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[*] Post 312300 posted on 16-12-2007 at 19:40 Reply With Quote
Avast picked something up on my computer

yeah I got this virus on my comp... Win32.Notre.... now what the heck is that? nevered heard of it but then again doesnt seem to be harming my computer *I think*. Anyhow is it a good idea to remove it or just leave it?
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[*] Post 312310 posted on 16-12-2007 at 20:09 Reply With Quote

Was it found in the Pagefile? (Pagefile.sys)

If so, it looks like it may be a False Positive, and nothing to worry about.

If you are worried, you could always delete and let Windows re-create the Pagefile...

I'm on Vista atm, so can't give you detailed info deleting the pagefile, but you'll find the settings in Control Panel > System > Advanced > ...... and there my memory lets me down I'm afraid!
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[*] Post 312330 posted on 16-12-2007 at 21:43 Reply With Quote

A possible "Oh, dear..."


However, this supports Daz's observations:

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