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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Mar 21, 2009
    Mac OS X Clean Up for Possible Infection
    Hello all,

    I did something stupid, I opened an email from someone I didn't know and clicked on the link. Now whenever I go online the router is continually flashing the Internet LED and my hard drive (SSD) is continuously reading / writing...

    Any thoughts on how to check our and/or fix this?


  2. #2

    dtravis7's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 04, 2005
    Modesto, Ca.
    iMac late 2007 10.11.b4, iMac 2008 10.10.5, Macbook2007 10.7.5, Mac Mini 10.7.5, iPhone 3GS Note 8!!
    What are your specs? What version of OSX you running and what Mac? More info might help us help you.

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '11 1.8 i7 4GB 10.10; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.10; 5s & 5c
    And I'd reboot the machine before you do a bunch of troubleshooting also.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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