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SpyBot Search & Destroy - Version 1.4
« on: August 06, 2005, 09:14:50 PM »
Note:  For detailed instructions, including setting up TeaTimer and Immunizing Internet Explorer with SpyBot Search & Destroy, please see Bleeping Computer's Using Spybot - Search & Destroy to remove Spyware from Your Computer tutorial.

Downloading and Installing

Download Spybot Search & Destroy:  http://www.safer-networking.org/en/mirrors/index.html

Please remember where the file is saved to and install Spybot Search & Destroy 1.4 by doubleclicking the downloaded file.
Allow the default installation location to be used (C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy). 


Updating


Please run the integrated update feature to obtain the latest available updates. This is done by as follows:

-- Click on Updates.
-- Click Search for Updates and 'choose a download location'
-- Click 'Download Updates'.


Scanning with SpybotS&D

-- Click Search & Destroy
-- Click "Check for problems" 

When the scan is complete, select all objects detected that you wish removed.  A shutdown/restart may be required.  In which case, scan and clean again.


Advanced Mode for Logfile Review


Switching from default mode to Advanced mode is typically done by those comfortable with the advanced tools. Obtaining the advanced log report for support requires users be in this mode.
 
Launch SpyBot and on the toolbar menu select mode and switch to advanced mode:
  -- Click Mode, scroll to and click Advanced
  -- Cliick 'Yes' at the "warning" screen

On the left lower down select tools > view report.

Ensure all the options are selected except
      Uncheck[ ] Do not report disabled or known legitimate Items,
      Uncheck[ ] Include a list of services in report.
      Uncheck[ ] Include uninstall list in report.

Select (near the top) View report.
  -- Click mouse on text file, right click and scroll to 'Select All'.
  -- Click 'Copy'.
  -- Paste the logfile in a topic of your own in this forum or at the Safer-Networking Forums.



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Re: SpyBot Search & Destroy - Version 1.4
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2005, 09:49:16 PM »
Spybot-S&D 1.4 Products ignored by default:

    • CDilla - PUPS
    • CDilla – Revision
    • New.Net – PUPS
    • SideStep – PUPS

    If you would like to include these items in a scan:
      • Go into Spybot > Mode > Advanced mode > Settings > Ignore products > "All products" tab and uncheck the items.

      Note: The following product appears in the c C:%path%\Spybot - Search & Destroy\Excludes\Bots file but does not seem to be listed in the "Ignore products" list:
      • New.Net.QuickSearch

      Original Post by md usa spybot fan @ Jun 2 2005, 11:47 AM at http://forums.net-integration.net/index.php?showtopic=31127


      Take a walk through the "Security Garden" -- Where Everything is Coming up Roses!

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