View Full Version : remnant of a virus

30-05-2002, 05:36 PM
can you please help me .
i have the remnant of a virus that wont go away.
every time i start my computor
i get a message that reads,
( cannot find the file open me exe or one of its components make sure the path & file are correct & that all reqired libraries are avaliable )
this message goes away by hitting ok but returns when i start up my computor.
if anyone can help i would be grateful.thanks

30-05-2002, 10:39 PM
Check the files in C:\ 'autoexec.bat & Config.sys' and in C:\Windows 'Win.ini & System.ini' . In one of those files, I suspect Win.ini, will be a line refering to the offending program. It would be worth getting RegClean to tidy up the registry.

30-05-2002, 10:49 PM
Make a copy of any file you edit (under a new name or in a different directory) BEFORE you make any changes. In this way if, for any reason you finish up worse off afterwards you can easily backtrack.

31-05-2002, 08:12 AM
Try using Panda's online scanner to fix the problem at