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Why these icons appear on my desktop?

  1. Oct 26, 2004 #1
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 26, 2004 #2
    the casino, housing online etc.
  4. Oct 26, 2004 #3


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    Um, because you told the installer to put them there. You know you can just delete them if you don't want them there
  5. Oct 26, 2004 #4
    i deleted and it appeared again, is it spyware?
  6. Oct 26, 2004 #5
    You have a piece of spyware on your computer. Get a spyware remover--or update your codecs if you have on already--and remove the offending spyware from your drive.
  7. Oct 27, 2004 #6
    I would recommened running both a spyware remover (namely Spybot) and a adware remover (namely Ad-Aware). They usualy find different things. They are free and the first time I ran them I had a ton of stuff on my machine I didn't even notice.
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