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Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Step by Step by SuperMA5TER / May 21, 2008 6:23 AM PDT In reply to: how to Ok you are in C:\Windows. You will have to rename existing file in system32 first. Click here to run a free scan for registry errors Tweak Library Terms- back to top Application Paths Authentication Auto Play Browser Console Control Panel CPU Desktop Display Error Reporting Explorer Type the Administrator password and press ENTER.5.

On boot-up it manages the different start up sequences needed, such as establishing network connection and starting up the Windows shell. Posting system specs 11-24-2007, 02:00 PM #9 Jmax91 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2007 Posts: 5 OS: XP Everything is up and running, you've been a great help, This is NOT a list of tasks/processes taken from Task Manager or the Close Program window (CTRL+ALT+DEL) but a list of startup applications, although you will find some of them listed edit: got sound back, only thing now is the resolution and the not being able to acess the accocunt. (though I CAN acess the files of the account via Documents And

Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn\yt.dllO3 - Toolbar: Windows Live Toolbar - {BDAD1DAD-C946-4A17-ADC1-64B5B4FF55D0} - C:\Program Files\Windows Live Toolbar\msntb.dllO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ehTray] C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exeO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ATICCC] "C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\CLIStart.exe"O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [synTPEnh] You should leave this process running to ensure that you are logged on correctly. ***FOLLOW THE LINK*** (It's possible userinit could be a Trojan too.) Jonathan Mann Do not remove. Greg S Userinit.exe in the system32 folder is necessary to log on to your computer, however it could be replaced by a userinit.exe in a different folder. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: userinit.exe disaster - how to fix?!

Upon completion of those tasks, userinit.exe executes the shell programs (explorer.exe). Denying it access at this point doesn't seem to cause any issues. Then the system will tell you that you just deleted an important file and that you have to insert SP2 or SP3 cds to repair. This program restores your profile, fonts, colors, etc for your username.

Quick Navigation Screenshots | Registry Entries | Related Tweaks | Library Categories | Free Registry Scan Screenshots First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. All my files and documents would be gone after doing this? Takes 100% CPU. Mouse skipping/jumping and audio...

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. If the CD hasn't got SP2 integrated then you'll have to create an XP SP2 CD using one of these method : http://www.helpwithwindows.com/Windo...p2-bootcd.html http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase...slipstream.asp Once sfc runs refrain from doing anything i really need help with this! Close it and go to File- Run and type explorer.exe.

I removed it and now the machine won't login when I boot the system. Therefore any changes and settings that occurred after the Setup program was finished are lost. Dont remove or terminate it. It is also an opportunity to update your drivers to latest for each.Good Luck!!

You can use the thread tools at the top of your first post in this thread to mark it as solved if you wish. __________________ Malware removal steps. Toolbar Helper - {02478D38-C3F9-4EFB-9B51-7695ECA05670} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn\yt.dllO2 - BHO: Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper - {06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 7.0\ActiveX\AcroIEHelper.dllO2 - BHO: WormRadar.com IESiteBlocker.NavFilter - {3CA2F312-6F6E-4B53-A66E-4E65E497C8C0} - C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG8\avgssie.dllO2 - BHO: I decided to end ALL the userinit.exe processes and just after that, refrehed my browser...and all is well. How do I do this from a command prompt?Thanx?

John Lawrence Malicious programs will use userinit.exe as a backdoor thY_nemesYs this file stops some crucial network services Farbod it is a "Essential part of Windows boot process." It Not as clean as an Format & re-un-install but keeping your files might be paramount for you.Additionally, after the repair install, you could, if you like/want, off load all your important Alter default password of Windows auto login Alter user name of Windows auto login Display a custom logon message before logon. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated.\r See also: Link Edmundwr3 It is an essential part of windows but

Press any key to boot from the XP CD when prompted to do so. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - message says there is no floppy or cd in drive by mayzer05 / December 28, 2009 2:23 AM PST In reply to: As soon as I stop the exe file from the task manager I can connect to net again...

I suspect that the AVG Rootkit gave me a "false positive" and this wasn't a rootkit after all.Is there a simple way I can access the registry and reset the userinit.exe

All those who rated this a 1 are right!! Now lets suppose that your CD drive letter is d:So here is what you type.d:cd i386expand userinit.ex_ userinit.exeIf it shows a message like 1 file expanded or copied then type Exit If it does LEAVE IT ALONE!! Proffitt Forum moderator / February 18, 2009 4:57 AM PST In reply to: Access Denied 1 Linux LIVECDs do not require an install and I can copy files from some USB

Irfan For hte people who say that it makes htem loose connection: Its because of the nature of hte program... It must be only in the system32 folder in windows and also in the startup folder. ie. Make sure your antivirus is always up to date and you should be fine.

Something I tried this morning:Since I could not copy or access the userinit.ex_ file on my home computer (infected computer) I brought the installation CD to work, copied the userinit.ex_ file I used F-Prot Anti-Virus from a clean machine to remove it. Mine disappearsfrom the process list a few seconds after logging on - if yours persists then I'd be worried. Microsoft Certified Userinit.exe IS a vital part of the OS, however, if you are infected with a virus it attaches itself to Userinit.exe to run in stealth.

Register Now News Featured Latest Petya Ransomware Returns with GoldenEye Version, Continuing James Bond Theme New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code in Image Pixels Visa Payment Cards Vulnerable to Brute-Forcing response and hence can not expand the userinit.ex_ file. Click to Run a Free Scan for userinit.exe related errors Users Opinions Average user rating of userinit.exe: based on 83 votes. Now, right-click and modify the string value userinit, in the right panel, to c:\windows\system32\userinit.exe,.

All Activity Home Malware Removal Help Malware Removal for Windows Resolved Malware Removal Logs Infected Computer at system32\userinit.exe Privacy Policy Contact Us Back to Top Malwarebytes Community Software by Invision Power You may have troubles with your OS. When JavaRa is done, a notice will appear that a logfile has been produced. Use your head.

by tobeach / May 20, 2008 4:14 PM PDT In reply to: userinit.exe disaster - how to fix?! please copy and paste the log into your next reply If you accidently close it, the log file is saved here and will be named like this:C:\Documents and Settings\Username\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs\mbam-log-date File Location %System% Startup Type This programs starts by appending itself to the Userinit registry key. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Problem is, Network IPs were reset. Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn\yt.dllO3 - Toolbar: (no name) - {9FB3908C-6565-4CB0-95F8-E9F85258723C} - (no file)O3 - Toolbar: Windows Live Toolbar - {BDAD1DAD-C946-4A17-ADC1-64B5B4FF55D0} - C:\Program Files\Windows Live Toolbar\msntb.dllO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ehTray] C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exeO4 Please start a new thread describing your issue and someone will be along to assist you. It is run by the following setting in the registry : If your AV or antispyware report it wrong size or suspicious, scan it here: http://www.virustotal.com/ - do not delete

Never delete it. Typically it disables your firewall and task manager.