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KendallTaylor
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎08-14-2013

Web Cake

Hello,

does Norton 360 have the ability to eliminate 'web cake'. It wont uninstall and i dont dont trust spyware software

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Quads
Posts: 16,528
Registered: ‎07-21-2008

Re: Web Cake

[Instructions are for the thread starters system only, Not another users system]

 

 

Please Read  http://community.norton.com/t5/Malware-Discussion/Malware-Discussion-Board-Guidelines/td-p/961409

 

This is to make sure the user has seen the Guidelines before starting.  

 

Even other Malware Removal forums state like

 

"you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a Malware Removal Team member, nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show it the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the helper assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.
From this point on the Malware Removal Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean."

 

 

Users have to realise these tools used can cause problems anyway, and if instructions are not followed, bigger problems can occur from deleting something that shouldn't be, the program has caused the system to freeze, the program jammed during the restart etc etc.  and so we use instructions to allow the tools to be in the correct location (so we also know) settings given so that items won't be automatically deleted, other programs disabled so things can be done without detection or conflict.

 

When the user follow instructions and things still go a little haywire, and it does happen, it is up to us to sort the extra problem out.

 

Confirm in Reply you have read and understand the Guidelines etc.

 

Quads