Elite Toolbar Virus !!!!!

I don't know how it happened, but i believe i have the elite toolbar virus. It happened last night, and since then my computer has been rendered useless. These are my sympoms:
-there is a newtoolbar on my homepage and on any web page.
-many many pop-ups including weird ones that are not a standard format. Usually when i get a pop-up it just looks like a regular window. I then click on the "x" to close the window and it disappears. With some of the pop-ups i've been getting recently, the "x" is smaller and then instead of disappearing when i click on it, the pop-up appears to shirnk and jump to the side or down off of the screen.  so weird.
-every time i have run Lavasoft Adaware it detects 35 or so things, files and registries and it happenes everytime i use the internet.
 
i've tried everything i know how to do, i even tried downloading that Panda Titan spyware program but it won't run with my Norton ANtivirus- which for some reason I can't seem to uninstall. that's another issue all together i think.

thank you so much for your help. I'm afraid i'm not so computer saavy and will need some pretty detailed instructions.

thanks.

Ravit
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war1Commented:
Greetings, looey3333!

Check for virus and adware

Housecall Online Scan
http://housecall.antivirus.com
or
Symantec Security Check
http://security.symantec.com/sscv6/default.asp?langid=ie&venid=sym

SpyBot S&D searches your harddisk for so-called spy- or adbots;
http://security.kolla.de/
or
Adaware
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/software/adaware/
or
CoolWebShredder
http://www.spychecker.com/program/coolwebshredder.html
or
SpywareBlaster
http://www.spychecker.com/program/spywareblaster.html
or
Spy Sweeper:
http://www.spychecker.com/program/spysweeper.html

If no joy, download HijackThis

http://www.hijackthis.de/

Run the program and you will find many entries. Most are OK. Post the log at the Hijackthis forum and click Analyze, Save.  Post a link to the saved list here.


Cheers!
war1Commented:
looey3333,

Before you run HijackThis,

Download Elite Toolbar remover and remove the Toolbar

http://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Popup-Ad-Spyware-Blockers/EliteToolbar-Remover.shtml

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war1Commented:
looey3333,

Run The ET Remover in Safe Mode as the Elite Toolbar will block the Remover from working in Normal Mode.
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