WR Mouse Pointer



26 replies to this topic
  • MOmilkman

Posted November 22, 2002 - 12:37 PM

#21

WHA!!!!???

Like what kinda other stuff???

I havent noticed anything weird yet but I think I will ix-nay it until I hear otherwise.

I went to a website once (just once) and all my programs were impregnated with their ads. I had to wipe the hard drive and start over. I hope this isn't the case again.

Thanks for the heads up yamaha.dude. I just wish you would have seen this post sooner. :)

  • ddialogue

Posted November 22, 2002 - 01:04 PM

#22

Yamaha.dude is correct. I ran Ad-Aware on my system after installing it and sure enough...it found all the additional spy/adware on the system. Uninstalled all of it and called it good.

  • Hick

Posted November 22, 2002 - 01:48 PM

#23

As I mentioned I can't remember where I got mine, but it wasn't foist-ware.

I'm going to have to find a way to drop that term at the next cocktail part I attend. Foist-ware. Yeah.

Anyway what I got was just the dirtbike.cur file only. No executable.

But alas, it is a DRZ, and must be expunged as such. Goodbye Mr. Dirtbike cursor, hello same ol' mouse arrow... :)

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  • MOmilkman

Posted November 22, 2002 - 07:07 PM

#24

Where do I go to run this Ad-Aware so I can clense my system?

I want to get this spyware off mine too.

  • John_Lorenz

Posted November 23, 2002 - 06:25 AM

#25

You WR guys are always getting in trouble.

Geez it took a YZ to get Keith King back out of the woods in tow

and now it is going to take another YZ to get the DRZ off the WR PC's :)

Here are two of the best adware eaters around I use SpyBot Search and destroy, it is a far better but not so easy to use.
http://security.kolla.de/


You can ge Ad-Ware from Lavasoft at
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/

  • MOmilkman

Posted November 25, 2002 - 10:10 AM

#26

Thanks EGO-dude.

  • FOX426

Posted November 25, 2002 - 10:41 AM

#27

Well to paraphrase: "S" happens; ie; DRZ400 "S" :)




 
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