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Stay logged in MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Malware Help - MG (A Specialist Will Reply) > MajorGeeks.Com Menu MajorGeeks.Com \ All By default, it is a hidden folder unless you reconfigured Windows to show hidden files and folders - unchecking "Hide protected operating system files in Tools > Folder Options > View.Howver, Are any processes using relativly high memory or CPU? Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Please try the request again. TimW, Feb 7, 2009 #17 vvgomez Private E-2 here... I have now edited your last post to remove an inline HJT log. And yes, you need to toggle system restore to remove past restore points.

vvgomez Private E-2 I ran find.bat and here is the log... You've all helped. 0 -------------------------------------------- Rick Duley North Perth, Western Australia -------------------------------------------- "The best way to sound like you know what you are talking about is to know what you Anytime you have questions about the recycler files just run CCleaner. A friend sent me to major geeks forum for advice before keep deleting things.

someone...Click to expand... Alternatively for licensed products open a support ticket. vvgomez, Feb 6, 2009 #11 TimW MajorGeeks Administrator - Jedi Malware Expert Staff Member If you have re-enabled system restore, then all is fine. Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions.

now that I am more relaxed and started reading line by line I understand what I missed... Why dont you buy a server licensed AV? 0 Message Accepted Solution by:gdamiani123 gdamiani123 earned 0 total points ID: 372307832011-12-03 I just started examining this network and they have a My thanks to all who have contributed to this conversation. https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/50932-is-it-normal-to-have-s-1-5-21-2025429265-1972579041-1801674531-1002/?do=findComment&comment=252840 PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics) Social:

Some column data needs quoted and some doesn't. No, create an account now. All of this is explained in the Read and Run First sticky ( which Chas directed you to when he edited your first post). Right click my computer / properties / system restore / check the box to turn off system restore / apply.

malwarebytes shows zero even if i scan the individual files. https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/819018-what-are-the-recyclebin-subfolders-s-1-5-21-1000-or/ Removal of such malicious files sometimes can be difficult and may require security tools that scan such areas for these threats. TimW, Feb 6, 2009 #12 vvgomez Private E-2 oh thanks thats a relief... if not yell at me i learn fast Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 quietman7 quietman7 Bleepin' Janitor Global Moderator 47,207 posts

for more syntax and help.If your username doesn't reveal in the output you probably lost all permissions along the way. (Dunno why)Try to reset them withC:\RECYCLER\S-1-5-21-1004336348-1220945662-839522115-1003>cacls dc2.jpg /p Username:FresultAre you sure Generated by cloudfront (CloudFront) Request ID: i-uo7xqZ-jvyd1Wrf1ITvpq3xsEziKFA4nxL5-t3RBbn5aCLwAgoOA== Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content The If malware is present in this location, the computer usually shows other signs or symptoms of infection. ..Microsoft MVP Consumer Security 2007-2015 Microsoft MVP Reconnect 2016Windows Insider MVP 2017Member of UNITE, Unfortunately, I ran AVG and Norton and nothing comes up.

C:/RECYCLER/S-1-5-21-527237240-1972579041-682003330-1004 now contains zero bytes and I have gained 3GB of space on my C drive - even though the folders still exist. vvgomez, Feb 3, 2009 #3 vvgomez Private E-2 Chaslang, I followed the read and run me carefully and then this instruction found in a post that have same issue chaslang MajorGeeks what happen if I delete desktop.ini with no restore point and it was a good file? computermom 0 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

a moderator will be along and will establish if this XP Home and Professional Edition forum category, or the Security category is best suited for your situation in order for you f secure blacklight doesnt see it either, while i can reformat the drives and reinstall XP ( since im too poor for 7 right now) im wondering if theres a less However, even after emptying the Recycler bin, the Recycler folder will still contain a "Recycle Bin" for each user that logs on to the computer, sorted by their security SID.

I tried to post the message to the Security Forum but it wound up in O/S by mistake.Recycler.exe is certainly a security issue and an annoying, confusing and frustrating security issue

The actual location of the Recycle Bin varies depending on the operating system and file system used. Differences Between the Recycle Bin and the Recycler FolderWorking with File SystemsHow NTFS WorksThe Recycler folder contains a Recycle Bin directory for each registered user on the computer, sorted by their If running Vista, it is time to make sure you have reenabled UAC by double clicking on the C:\MGtools\enableUAC.reg file and allowing it to be added to the registry. They do not use any significant amount of resources ( except a little disk space ) until you run a scan.

Sophos Community Search User Help Site Search User Forums Email Appliance Endpoint Security and Control Endpoint Self Help Tool Free Tools Intercept X Malware Mobile Phish Threat PureMessage Reflexion SafeGuard Encryption Attached Files: MGlogs.zip File size: 83.6 KB Views: 3 vvgomez, Feb 7, 2009 #18 TimW MajorGeeks Administrator - Jedi Malware Expert Staff Member Good..your logs are clean. Edited by VA(s)T, 19 February 2009 - 06:58 AM. 0 How to Google?--------------------------Work smarter, not harder. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

vvgomez, Feb 9, 2009 #20 TimW MajorGeeks Administrator - Jedi Malware Expert Staff Member You are very welcome....safe surfing. After the reboot you instantly get a newly created Recycler folder (It's a protected system item)..You also could play around a bit via command prompt to try to find out why If you delete the C:\Recycler folder, Windows will automatically recreate it on next reboot.If there are numerous files listed taking up a lot of space, you can try manually deleting all Go to add/remove programs and uninstall HijackThis.

vvgomez, Feb 3, 2009 #4 vvgomez Private E-2 update... TimW, Feb 6, 2009 #10 vvgomez Private E-2 ok I reboot the computer without system restore... Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2 Last edited by a moderator: Feb 6, 2009 vvgomez, Feb 4, 2009 #5 TimW MajorGeeks Administrator - Jedi Malware Expert Staff Member vvgomez said: vvgomez, Feb 6, 2009 #15 vvgomez Private E-2 ...finally...

This number, starting from 1000, increments by 1 for each user that's added by the Administrator. 1003 means the 3rd user profile that was created.Well-known SIDsWell-known security identifiers in WindowsOnce the I also searched online and can't find any solid info on how to remove this virus from ALL affected machines on the network. for more syntax and help.If your username doesn't reveal in the output you probably lost all permissions along the way. (Dunno why)Try to reset them withC:\RECYCLER\S-1-5-21-1004336348-1220945662-839522115-1003>cacls dc2.jpg /p Username:FresultAre you sure The Recycler folder is hidden by default unless you reconfigured Windows to show hidden files and folders by unchecking "Hide protected operating system files" in Tools > Folder Options > View.

dawgg 16.11.2008 20:17 Please Execute the following script. Note the quotes are required "%userprofile%\Desktop\combofix" /u Notes: The space between the combofix" and the /u, it must be there. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List