remove Babylon, yeah, I know better...

Posted on 2013-01-09
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Last Modified: 2013-01-10
Duh, not paying attention I let this stupid Babylon Toolbar thing install when I was trying to put MS Essentials on an XP Pro machine. What is best way to remove that stupid thing?  I am currently following Malwarebytes Anti-Malware procedure. Scan is running now. Anything else I should do?
Question by:wfcrr
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ID: 38760530
Try the Malwarebyes in Safe Mode, should remove it better.
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Expert Comment

ID: 38760548
Malware bytes should do it for you...

If not, try the info in this video:

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ID: 38760592
this is the result after running MBAM from regular log in, not in safe mode

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Database version: v2013.01.09.08

Windows XP Service Pack 3 x86 NTFS
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702
r2 :: r-680 [administrator]

1/9/2013 1:36:48 PM
mbam-log-2013-01-09 (13-36-48).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|)
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 436250
Time elapsed: 35 minute(s), 8 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

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pjam earned 2000 total points
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Full Scan in Safe Mode should fix it
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by:Neil Russell
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Malwarebytes is NOT designed to be run in safemode/

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so, I should not run mbam in safe mode? will that mess somethign up?
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