C:\system volume information\_restore cleaning help

By tunk
Dec 29, 2009
  1. I am helping a friend get rid of some viruses/malware/adware.

    I am following the 8 step process. I haven't posted the HJT log because MBAM keeps detecting 15 files labeled (ADWARE.MYWEBSEARCH) in
    C:\system volume information\_restore

    I have searched the internet for plausable instructions to do this but I want to hear from my heroes first :)
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Delete all temp files:
    Temp File Cleaner

    Turn off System Restore by going to Control Panel, System, Advanced... Turn it back on. Run the scans once more after a restart
  3. tunk

    tunk TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 18

    thanks for the response! we'll do that today....stay tuned...
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