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I am using Firefox and Yahoo as my home page,when I do a search using Yahoo or google and click on the site brought up,it doesn't go to the page selected, it brings up another page with a "continue" box if I click on this it sends me to some other page completely unrelated to the subject I'm searching.
What is causing this and how can I prevent it? Thanks for any input. Van
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Sounds like something that happened to me when I had a virus on my windows desktop.

http://www.clamxav.com/

scan your computer and see if you have anything.
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I downloaded the program, now how do I do a scan??
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I suggest you get AVG instead. http://www.avg.com/, it's free and millions use it.


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