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FuRgy

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I left my internet connected and went out for a bit (about half an hour) and wehn i came back, my computer was locked up and norton anti-virus saids that there wasa virus in this directory>>
C:\windows\system32\Winregs32.exe
It could not repair or quarintine it so i deleted it.....is this OK?>
 

Dynamix

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Sounds like a sytem file besides if it was u would probaly get a erorr saying somit like "winregs32 is missing" when u boot up, do u?
 

airiox

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Check and see what specific virus is and see if Symantec.com has a cleaner for it.
 

bluto

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computer_noob said:
I left my internet connected and went out for a bit (about half an hour) and wehn i came back, my computer was locked up and norton anti-virus saids that there wasa virus in this directory>>
C:\windows\system32\Winregs32.exe
It could not repair or quarintine it so i deleted it.....is this OK?>
Do a complete virus scan and see what happens.At least your still surfing.
Going to lunch should not be a concern. :p

APLK
 
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