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Post by Kitala »

My sister in law's computer is saying it has a virus in the C://WINDOWS/System32/awtss.dll file. I'm having trouble researching the driver to see if it's crucial for Windows XP Home Edition or not. Any insight would be greatly appreciated!

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Post by eekay »

Eh. Viruses suck. But, there are a few things you can do I'm sure. Just a quick search on Google turned up a few things. I'll post the URLs so you can check them out. If they don't help, maybe posting a bit more information about how you found the virus, what its name is (Via Norton/AVG/etc... Whatever the virus scanner reports it as) and if there are any other processes running that shouldn't be... But, here ya' go:

[url] ... 29416.html[/url]
[url] ... 24196.html[/url]

If those don't help, let me know. I'll see if I can dig more stuff up with more info.

Good luck! :P

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