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Browser hijack in Win7 IE8

My wife installed a Chinese English dicitonary, and mistakenly checked the checkbox "Please hijack my browser and set my homepage to baidu.com.

I have run hijack this, uninstalled all the BHO's I can find, uninstalled the product, and all to no avail.

baidu is still set to her home page, and I can't figure out what is doing this, and where it is.

thoughts?
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DrDamnit
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DrDamnit
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edbedbCommented:
Open the Control Panel and select Internet options. Change the home page.
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David-HowardCommented:
If changing the home page doesn't work or if you change it and it goes back to Baidu you might have some luck running Malwarebytes.
It's free and reliabel.
www.malwarebytes.org
Just download, update and run your scan.
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rpggamergirlCommented:
Have you checked to make sure that the Firewall is not stopping the homepage from being changed also?
Does it also have the Baidu toolbar?

Run this tool, then run ComboFix if the problem persists and attach the logs.
Download ToolBar S&D
http://eric.71.mespages.googlepages.com/ToolBarSD.exe
Disable resident protections (Antivirus...); re-enable them after the scan
Double-click ToolBar S&D.exe
Choose the language, then choose Option 2 (Fix)
Wait till the end of the scan
Post the log which was created: (%SystemDrive%\TB.txt)
 

ComboFix:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix

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