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I HAVE A WINDOWS XP HAVE SOME SPYWARE ITEMS ON MY DESKTOP…

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I HAVE A WINDOWS XP...
I HAVE A WINDOWS XP HAVE SOME SPYWARE ITEMS ON MY DESKTOP THAT I DONT WANT MY KIDS TO KNOW THAT I HAVE. HOW DO YOU HIDE CENTER ITEMS ON YOUR DESKTOP.
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Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Sibu
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Hello,

Thanks for using JustAnswer

why just hide

download below tool and install it
http://download.cnet.com/Malwarebytes-Anti-Malware/3000-8022_4-10804572.html
and use it to remove all spyware and malware


Regards

Sibu
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Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Or if you want to hide only

then download the below tool and run it

http://www.sillysot.com/iconoid.zip
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
this product is not what i need this product hides all items on my desktop i only need to hide two. with this product , you have to hide all of them you just cant hide 1 or 2
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Try this

Right click the icon >>Properties>>General Tab

and make it hadden >>OK
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
i tried that you are still able to see my spyware icon
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Have you change show hidden file option in folder option ?

if not goto Start>>Control panel>>FOlder option>>View

and check option for Do Not show hidden files and folders
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
it works but when you hit the start buttom it reappears
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
No it shiuld not come


Its coming back because your computer is severly infected

download below tool and install it
http://download.cnet.com/Malwarebytes-Anti-Malware/3000-8022_4-10804572.html
and use it to remove all spyware and malware
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
i will try that i currently us avg for my firewall and spyware
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
AVG is a very week antivirus

Try the software I have given
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
is norton 360 okay
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Yes much better than AVG
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