April 23rd, 2004, 11:18 AM
hi,i am having problems here,i have had some advice from a couple of guy's(thanx) regarding viruses/trojans etc,the problem being my pc is slowing down dramatically,also internet explorer on desktop does not open unless i click run as........ security websites wont let me have an online scan,any anti virus downloads don't happen,infact anything i try to download doesn't work i get the download dialog box to open then it says file downloading although there is no movement in the status bar then after a minute or so i get the message internet explorer cannot download file,i am using windows xp,i updated my norton anti virus 2003 AFTER i realised there was a problem,as a novice any advice is much appreciated.
April 23rd, 2004, 11:27 AM
you probably should have put this with your original post. Than everyone would know the entire problem. It might help in the solution to your problem.
For those who don't know, scotty's original thread is here
\"Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, Champagne in one hand - strawberries in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming WOO HOO - What a Ride!\"