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I have Trend Micro IS 2008 that keeps saying PE PATCHEP.A  and unable to clean. How can I remove this virus.
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What anti virus software are you running?

Have you tried
http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

Thanks
Glenn
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Your infection goes under many names:

http://www.threatexpert.com/threats/pe-patchep-a.html

Please post a Hijackthis scan log so that we can see what is going on with your pc. Download it:

http://www.trendsecure.com/portal/en-US/tools/security_tools/hijackthis/download

Click on "Do a system scan and save a logfile". Post the scan log here using the "attach code snippet" box below.

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Thank you for your interest but I was able to replace the infected system files with original copies of the files. This was after removing all the virus and spyware on the system.
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