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Old 01-25-2005, 05:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default RUN DLL error - annoying.

Hey , everytime I turn on my computer, the same error box comes up at start up saying exactly:


"Error Loading D://PROGRA~1\NEWDOT~1\NEWDOT~2.DL

what does this mean and how can I fix it? If you can help me that would be great, thanks.

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Old 01-25-2005, 05:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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What's the full length of it, im guessing it's spyware.

I would check the registery to see if it's trying to be run from their, and stop it from trying to be ran,

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Old 01-25-2005, 06:46 PM   #3 (permalink)
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go to start, run and type msconfig

remove everything in the list except for your antivirus (if you have any)

then go to add/remove programs in control panel, and remove ".net framework"
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Old 01-25-2005, 07:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Its spyware, usually installed by RealOne, AudioGalaxy, KaZaA, iMesh, Grokster, BearShare, Babylon and Radlight. Found this just by googling. This link is for a program that will kill it for you:
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