Message Edited by sgpgurl on 12-06-2005 02:12 PM
Boot your Dell computer into Safe Mode and Run McAfee Antivirus to scan for the Trojan that may be present on your Dell computer.
The following are instructions on how to boot into Safe Mode in Windows XP:
How do I boot my system to Safe Mode in the Microsoft Windows XP operating system?Boot to Safe Mode
To start the computer in Safe Mode perform the following steps:
Restart the computer.
Press the [F8] key when the system accesses the hard drive after the BIOS has finished loading, but before the Windows XP splash screen appears.
The Windows Advanced Options Menu appears.
NOTE:If the Windows Advanced Options Menu does not appear, restart the system and try again.
3. Select Safe Mode from the menu.
4. Log onto the computer as administrator.
A warning dialog box with the message that you are entering Safe Mode appears.
5. Click Yes to continue loading Safe Mode.
The Windows Safe Mode Desktop appears.