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When you press Ctrl+Alt+Delete to log in to the netowork a pop-up box comes up titled "Terminate Account" and inside the box is the word "fail"

One of our users' has a Windows XP machine, when you press Ctrl+Alt+Delete to log in to the netowork a pop-up box comes up titled "Terminate Account" and inside the box is the word "fail"  Once OK is clicked the normal domain log in box comes up.
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Sounds like you have a virus to me.  I recommend the following.
Basic cleanup steps for spyware/virus possibilities are:
For a system that is infected with viruses and/or spyware.  
Go into Add/Remove programs, and remove all unwanted entries, and toolbars
Go into MSConfig> startup tab, remove all unwanted and suspicious entries
Download Adaware SE and the latest updates from: www.lavasoft.com
Download Spybot S&D and the latest updates from: http://www.safer-networking.org/en/download/index.html
Download Hijackthis from: http://hijackthis.de
Download ccleaner from: www.ccleaner.com
   After all of these are downloaded, turn off restore feature.
Reboot into safe mode.
Install Adaware, and update manually. Run it and remove all found entries.
Install Spybot, and update manually. Run it and do the same.
Run Hijackthis and if you are familiar with the entries, remove any unwanted entries. If not save the log file for later evaluation.
Install CCleaner and run that.
Reboot system into regular windows,
Run Hijack this again. There are things it won't pick up in safe mode.
if you need hijackthis evaluation, return to http://hijackthis.de and use their site for log evaluation.
Now log onto http://security.symantec.com run a virus scan and follow the directions for removing any other remaining bugs. You can use their site search for info on how to get rid of any nasties you are unfamilar with.
If you run into anything you can't get rid of or need help with any of these, just post here.
Also : http://www.malwarebytes.org/ Great little scanner
Hello,
In Active Directory do you have the user account that it expires after a certain date?
Thanks,
Kelly W.
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Malwarebytes scan found no malicious items.
Ran Windows Cleanup Utility.
Rebooted with same pop up box.
Checked all startup items and disabled all unnecessary items.
Rebooted with same pop up box.  
Thanks for any help you can give, i'm at my wit's end.