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#1 MagerThom

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Posted 27 December 2003 - 07:16 PM

I don't want to hijack this thread, but I ,also, have a strange temp file that I am unclear as to what it really is, or if it is a byproduct of some form of spyware. The "~" sign sporadically, and often, just appears on my desktop...Properties just shows the name: "~" When I open it with Notebook, interspersed between a great deal of code, are the names in my address book. Is this just some OE 6 glitch, or something more serious? I regularly update and use PP, NOD32, Ad-Aware Plus, Spybot S&D, SpywareBlaster, SpyWare Guard, and sweep with Trojanscan. None of these programs has detected this file or one that appeared to be associated with it. Anybody have any ideas/suggestions? Mager Thom

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Posted 27 December 2003 - 08:56 PM

It is just some OE glitch..... Basically, it is just abackup of your addressbook put in the wrong place.
I hope it wan't my turn to refill te coffe pot...

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Posted 28 December 2003 - 04:43 PM

mjc - Thank you for the help. At least I know it's a glitch and not a cause for any real concern. Mager Thom

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