How come when I click a link on a search engine, it redirects to a completely different page?
On google and bing, whenever i click a link it either says that it cant be displayed because of connection problems, that it cant be found, or it will take me to like dating websites and whatnot. if i type the link into the search bar though, it works. whats this all about?
Asked By: forever young(: - 6/13/2010
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Sounds like you might be infected with the same virus I was. These "rootkit" viruses are very good at hiding themselves from antivirus software. But there are some tools out there that look specifically for these things and remove them... More
Answered By: scowie - 6/13/2010
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its a type of virus called spyware. go to megabytes.com and run the scan there
Answered By: Tweldon15@yahoo - 6/13/2010
Your computer is badly infected (virus). Run a full system scan with your anti-virus software. And your anti-spyware as well if you have one. Quarantine whatever they find.
Answered By: TempoOne - 6/13/2010
you are being whats refered to as "hijacked... More
Answered By: carpk - 6/13/2010
I KNOW HOW TO FIX IT... More
Answered By: McLovin - 6/15/2010
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