Overclocking HQ has an article up on how to remove spyware, they go into a bit more advanced stuff than just running [URL=www.lavasoftusa]Ad-aware[/URL] and [URL=www.safer-networking.org]Spybot[/URL]. Something I've found out is that spyware now installs in the c:\winnt\downloaded program files folder, because this folder has a special view preference you can not change, so you will not see exe files in here.

Read the [URL=http://www.overclockinghq.com/articles/junkware1.php]article[/URL] on Overclocking HQ, and then see my comment for a few more tricks you can do.