Help please its that damned filost pop up !!!

By malc7
Apr 28, 2006
  1. Hiya

    Just got this filost thingy after having to rebinstall XP after a very bad month on the PC.

    Whatever is going about at the moment is costing me time and money and it's very inconvenient.

    Would appreciate anyones help and experience.

    Log attached. Thanks in anticipation.

  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Boot into safe mode. See how HERE.

    Turn off system restore.(XP/ME only) See how HERE.

    In Windows Explorer, turn on "Show all files and folders, including hidden and system". See how HERE.

    Click start/run and type regsvr32 /u C:\WINDOWS\system32\vbsys2.dll into the run box and press the enter key. Note the spaces between the 2 and the forward slash and again between the u and the c.

    Run HJT with no other programmes open. Have HJT fix the following, by placing a tick in the little box next to( if there).

    Fix all 016-DPF entries.

    O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{004C4D04-42F2-490D-AE25-38D72C216EC4}: NameServer =

    O17 - HKLM\System\CS1\Services\Tcpip\..\{004C4D04-42F2-490D-AE25-38D72C216EC4}: NameServer =

    Only fix the above 017 entries, if they don`t belong to your iSP.

    O21 - SSODL: SystemCheck2 - {54645654-2225-4455-44A1-9F4543D34546} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\vbsys2.dll

    Click on the fix checked button.

    Close HJT.

    Locate and delete the following bold file(if there).


    Reboot into normal mode and turn system restore back on.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  3. malc7

    malc7 TS Rookie Topic Starter



    Thanks for the info - I'll read thru carefully and set to getting rid of the

    Are there any places in the internet to avoid picking these up ?

    Thanks again.

  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Take a look at this thread HERE.

    There`s also some very useful stuff in this thread HERE.

    Regards Howard :)
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