More trouble with SPYBOT, Help!

By deanyoung78
Dec 20, 2005
  1. Well, it seems my computer is infected with adware galore and a trojan or two, as Avast tells me I have a few versions of Trojan-gen. While this might be a case of mistaken identity, I doubt it...

    Back to Spybot. I've been trying to download updates for it, and it keeps on telling me the files are corrupted and doesn't let me download them. I finally opted to uninstall it and start over with a new version. However, it was impossible for me to reinstall Spybot. After a long time and my computer acting extra-slow, I got the following message:


    The installer you are trying to use is corrupted or incomplete.

    This could be the result of a damaged disk, a failed download, or a virus.

    You mey want to contact the autor of this installer to obtain a new copy.

    It may be possible to skip this check using the \NCRC command line switch. (NOT RECCOMMENDED).

    Anyway, don't know what to do. Any suggestions?

    Also, I downloaded AVG Anti virus and it found a trojan horse downloader.Itsbar.7.K, maybe that has something to do with it?
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Please stop opening all these new posts about the same problem!
    Just continue in your 'old' post!
  3. deanyoung78

    deanyoung78 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Very Sorry

    I'm sorry. Didn't mean to do that. I thought it was a different problem, seeing as it's spybot that's not working and I can't install it. Anyway, I apologize.
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