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ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.3/ Connection Thanks whs! Note: Your system is still infected as Rkill does not delete files - it merely helps to temporarily disable the infections, allowing us to start the cleansing process.Do NOT reboot your http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-center-vhs-to-dvd.html

Here are a few reg tweaks to fix that problem: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...s-restore.html http://support.microsoft.com/kb/9505...ItMyselfAlways __________________ DVD help Photofiltre Graphic Editor HARLEY View Public Profile Visit HARLEY's homepage! BTW, simply typing in regedit the normal way, opens WMC even in Safe Mode. Report • #2 Majorite May 19, 2015 at 11:41:33 Can't open restore point. All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users.

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  • http://www.7tutorials.com/how-set-yo...rams-windows-7 __________________ 1.Dell Inspiron 17 5759 Windows 10 64bit Firefox v.52.0 ;WLM2012; Avira Free, Windows Firewall, MBAM, SpywareBlaster, SUPERAntispyware 2.Dell Inspiron N7010; Laptop Windows 7 64bit SP1 *same programs as computer
  • Majorite May 19, 2015 at 06:07:41 Specs: Windows 7 After updating Java, my icons have changed to Windows and when I click on one of them only Windows Media Center opens.
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  • All default associations are appropriate to each program.
  • Report • #6 trvlr May 20, 2015 at 14:58:06 Have tried running Kaspersky Rescue Disk - a freebie scanner that runs outside of windows?Free ISO download; burn to a DVD; boot
  • Is a full restore imminent?
  • Before I pay some tech at Microsoft, I thought someone here might have the answer for my problem.

BTW, the only way I've found to access my IE browser is by typing "Toshiba.com" in the search box. Did you try the registry tweaks listed by Harley in post #8 ? __________________ 1.Dell Inspiron 17 5759 Windows 10 64bit Firefox v.52.0 ;WLM2012; Avira Free, Windows Firewall, MBAM, SpywareBlaster, SUPERAntispyware http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?pag...Why Would I Ever Need an Online Virus Scanner? Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Everytime it looks as though I'm making progress, I'm thwarted. The registry is completed changed with all target types directing to Windows Media Player. Report • #5 Majorite May 20, 2015 at 14:35:53 It is apparent that I downloaded a virus with Java. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-security/windows-media-center-has-taken-over-my-computer/c8b22023-9fe7-4508-a1f9-bde69aa28330 Thanks for the views an comments.

TheOutcaste, Mar 3, 2011 #14 filmm Thread Starter Joined: Jan 3, 2011 Messages: 45 Yep. filmm, Mar 3, 2011 #9 TheOutcaste Joined: Aug 7, 2007 Messages: 9,028 Go here: File association fixes for Windows 7 and download the fix for EXE files. This inturn gives an error that *program a* cannot open in Windows Media Player. Program defaults are set okay.

Can you get to Default programs as directed there? __________________ 1.Dell Inspiron 17 5759 Windows 10 64bit Firefox v.52.0 ;WLM2012; Avira Free, Windows Firewall, MBAM, SpywareBlaster, SUPERAntispyware 2.Dell Inspiron N7010; Laptop Your cache administrator is webmaster. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. I can't change the defaults or open System Restore, and yes, I've tried to Repair in Safe Mode as well.

Opens into a small dis style window - follow the instructions therein. http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-center-no-pictures.html Remember to turn them back on after you are finished.17: How can I view the log file from ESET Online Scanner?http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?pag...http://www.eset.com/home/products/o...The ESET Online Scanner saves a log file after running, which Again, ALL exe files and programs will not open even in Safe Mode. Click here to Register a free account now!

A word of caution here...you say you ran scans with both Norton and MSE. Give us the links please.http://www.zippyshare.com/Instructions on how to use ZippyShare.http://i.imgur.com/naG6t2T.gifhttp://i.imgur.com/Vi9ZdIh.gifhttp://i.imgur.com/1IZu5kP.gifDownload 32-bit HitmanPro 3.7 with Kickstart http://dl.surfright.nl/HitmanPro.exeHitmanPro 3.7 with Kickstart (64-bit) http://dl.surfright.nl/HitmanPro_x6...FixExec http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/dow...Please download Rkill from any one of these links and Perhaps searching will help." filmm, Mar 2, 2011 #3 huggie54 Joined: Feb 17, 2008 Messages: 2,636 or this,http://www.intowindows.com/how-to-rebuild-icon-cache-in-windows-7-to-repair-icons/ huggie54, Mar 2, 2011 #4 filmm Thread Starter Joined: Jan 3, http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-center-vista-64.html Also, the first few paragraphs of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Media_Center detail what the program does.

filmm, Mar 3, 2011 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Again, ALL exe files and programs will not open even in Safe Mode. Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top hArLtRoN Posts: 766 This post has been reported.

filmm, Mar 3, 2011 #13 TheOutcaste Joined: Aug 7, 2007 Messages: 9,028 Wow, so much for the easy fix.

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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 SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. But use custom or manual install and uncheck anything already prechecked other than the actual utility itself. navigate here But knowing that doesn't help me get rid of it.

Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top whs Posts: 17584 This post has been reported. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. My Live Mail and Internet icons in bottom tray have been displaced with small square icons with the WMC globe inside them.I am currently using spare laptop.Any suggestions please?