What virus now?

Question

I've done a format on this computer . fresh start so i thought. installed winME and norton 2003. while doing a virus scan the computer reboots. happens time and time again when it gets to the windows /options/install files. it had the sim 32. virus and was there for almost a month before i got call. was easier to format. why would it now after another format not complete the scan and reboot . it also happened to aol and other programs.

Answer

This question was answered on December 16, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

If you try to format the hard disk drive again, make sure that you delete the partition as well It really isn't a clean install unless the partition was removed as well Some virus's could damage partitions so it would be a good place to start.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on December 16, 2003