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I'm asked to chose which windows installation i would like to log into, and i press 2 to get to C:\windows (1 is H:\MiniNT). Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Asking for help via Private Message or Mail will be ignored - So If you need help, post your problem in the forum. It's moved from spyware to virus for sure!

Should be the RegFix2.txt file you downloaded) Reply With Quote 09-10-2004,05:08 PM #39 carl4t7 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Newcomers of the Forum Join Date Aug BartPE is not the easiest of things to setup correctly. Other processes update1.dll importerprocessserver.exe dmhealthsvr.exe wsaupdater.exe slingagentservice.exe sbaphd.sys qtwm.exe disablewinxpwzcs.exe dlt.exe calling.com lxdkamon.exe [all] © file.net 10 years of experience MicrosoftPartner TermsPrivacy A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan.

As luck would have it, this happened once before and I had the little Fixntdlr.zip bootable EXE file to help reinstall the issing files and get me operating. Recommended: Identify wsaupdater.exe related errors Important: Some malware camouflages itself as wsaupdater.exe. When prompted for password, just hit enter unless you have set a password for the user "Administrator" (it's blank by default in XP) When you get logged onto the Recovery Console, Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now!

Do you have additional information? I'm wondering what I should do at this point to avoid the problem that I had before. NOTE If you don't have a Windows XP CD-ROM, you need to use Windows XP Setup floppy disks to enter the Recovery Console. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and

Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Reply With Quote 08-23-2004,12:10 PM #11 carl4t7 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Newcomers of the Forum Join Date Aug 2004 Posts 15 Threads 0 Local Date Phase III - Removing the Malware from the system Follow the advice here and run all the tools documented in this page.

I am able to get to recovery console on the installation disk but I was afraid to go any further until I heard back. You'll see the prompt reading C:\Windows (Or any other drive-letter where you've installed XP)Type the following command and press Enter.CD SYSTEM32(If that does not work, try CHDIR SYSTEM32)COPY USERINIT.EXE WSAUPDATER.EXEQuit Recovery Is thre a way to edit the registry from the dos prompt...help! 2 answers Last reply Feb 13, 2009 More about find wsaupdater userinit MrLinuxFeb 11, 2009, 4:39 PM What "spyware" Bitbender Forums makes no guarantee to the validity of any of the statements issued herein.

  1. I always integrate the latest McAfee Commandline Virus scanner within my BartPE so that I clean any infections.
  2. Back to top #3 shaggy98 shaggy98 Newbie Members 2 posts Posted 09 May 2007 - 05:57 AM The microsoft article you are following is old, chances are high it doesn't apply
  3. This should cure the blocked site problem.
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Thanks Casta (volunteer roping captain for old fashioned lynch mob for the jerks who create this malicious crap) Reply With Quote 08-09-2004,04:48 PM #8 Grogan View Profile View Forum Posts View We have gathered information about the most common Windows processes errors and bugs, which can occur on various versions of Windows OS. Note: The module name was determined by this program named deskbands.exe. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

If you see D:\> please tell.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Moment by moment by theseney / May 22, 2009 7:44 AM PDT In reply to: try DIR Reply With Quote 08-11-2004,08:12 PM #10 ginovino Guest I read through this post a few days ago and hastally delected the Windows SA file, Before checking the registry.. I had to do a repair installation with the Windows disk. If you remove this trojan file, wsaupdater.exe and don't correct the registry entry HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\Currentversion\Winlogon UserInit=c:\windows\system32\wsaupdater.exe, Should be: UserInit=c:\windows\system32\userinit.exe, (the comma is supposed to be there) OK, if you remove the file

And given the costs of data recovery houses a bargain.I think having the right CD is the right way to fix this one.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - The CD is Windows XP professional installation CD, fresh out of the officially liscensed package. Reply With Quote 09-09-2004,06:07 PM #29 carl4t7 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Newcomers of the Forum Join Date Aug 2004 Posts 15 Threads 0 Local Date Register now!

I get my desktop for about .003 seconds and then it logs me off. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - AHA! Here you can find descriptions for more than 20 thousand Windows processes like explorer.exe, lsass.exe, spoolsv.exe, svchost.exe and more.

Back to top #3 jarheadchoag jarheadchoag Topic Starter Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:24 AM Posted 28 March 2010 - 07:24 PM Looks like Malwarebytes got it, the computer was

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Please help solved Water spilled down PC, how to find the issue and fix it? I have alot of projects I am in the middle of, and do not want to lose anything. Yep, I had to run a repair install of Windows XP, to correct one tiny little registry edit that I knew about. Error: fileCopy() failed Error: CreateFile "c:\pebldr\i386\inf\netmscli.inf" returned error 2: The system cannot find the file specified.

What do you know about wsaupdater.exe: How would you rate it: < Please select > important for Windows or an installed application (++) seems to be needed (+) neither dangerous nor by R. george (further information) Summary: Average user rating of wsaupdater.exe: based on 7 votes with 5 user comments. I am not game to restart my laptop incase i cant log on again.

Security my ass... I've seen this happen with BartPE CDs.Happy hunting.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Okay, by theseney / May 22, 2009 9:59 AM PDT In reply to: Yup! Home Forum FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Site Leaders Donate Blogs What's New? AntispywareScanners---Antivirus Scanners---Firewalls---Online Scanners---Prevention---Help!

Edited by shaggy98, 09 May 2007 - 02:03 PM. Each # entry should be kept on an individual line. Machin is running much better though. by R.

wsaupdater.exe Started by Bad_Disease , May 10 2006 01:48 PM Please log in to reply #1 Bad_Disease Posted 10 May 2006 - 01:48 PM Bad_Disease Member Member 15 posts I recently Proffitt Forum moderator / May 16, 2009 10:10 PM PDT In reply to: RE: Procedure Now go get the right tool for this job. Therefore the technical security rating is 26% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the wsaupdater.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows

the reg tools are disabled Still thinking about that one.