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Registry virus

When I click on Internet explorer my computer freezes up. I can play online but any attempt to use search engine freezes my computer. When I called Dell the advanced tech support guy said it was a virus in my registry . When I try to run virus scan of course it crashes when it get to that point. I can't restore to an earlier point either. I was told I had to reformat or fix registry but don't know how and my comp is over 4 years old and refuse to pay $150 to have someone fix it. Any help would be appreciated. I have a Dell xps 410 and running windows xp
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Re: Registry virus

There is a separate malware/spyware section on the forum.  Best to repost there and see if the security experts can help you.  Click Me-

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