Type in 'nail.exe /Removeall. If Ewido finds something that you KNOW is legitimate (for example, parts of AVG Antivirus, pcAnywhere and the game "Risk" have been flagged), select "none" as the action. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. I ran a comprehensive scan.
Microsoft found Adware:Win32/ABetterInternet.G, as well as TrendMicro found ADW_ABETTERINT.B or, as the case may be, ADW_BETTERNET.L. Why is nail.exe giving me errors? HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon I forgot your question about Norton being able to remove this threat. JH Rengenerates itself with randomly named .exe files Part of the massive infestation of spyware/viruses/trojans/worms that I picked up by only installing* and searching on LimeWire. http://www.file.net/process/nail.exe.html
Posted: 26-Jan-2010 | 10:53PM • Permalink Hi teloscientist Welcome to the Norton Users Discussion Forum I have asked a Mod to move your thread to the N360 section of the Forum Windows 7 Pro 64 bit NSBU 18.104.22.168 IE 11 jAW Super Spyware Scolder8 Reg: 19-May-2008 Posts: 171 Solutions: 1 Kudos: 51 Kudos1 Stats Re: nail.exe and norton - can norton clean Warning! This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling
you can put spybot's hosts file into your own and lock it. Ambrosia Go to Start Run. Writes itself into system shell along with Explorer. We have been finding some cases of false positives with the new version of Ewido, so we need to step through the fixes one-by-one.
Malwarebytes' well-known anti-malware tool tells you if the Nail.exe on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. Computer was virtually unusable. Get the answer AnonymousAug 20, 2005, 6:23 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)Please download ewido security suite it is a free version of the program. http://www.what-is-exe.com/filenames/nail-exe.html pygmy I somehow removed "the nail," from my PC's coffin, but not the program that it came with "The Best Offers." Kevin (further information) a parasite hijacking pc
Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry. We recommend you use an anti-virus software to identify and remove dangerous processes. Slave the drive to clean PC and remove *.exe and *.dll entries. Brian Kirkland (further information) Adaware would not get rid of it.
This scan can take quite a while to run. http://www.processlibrary.com/en/directory/files/nail/25781 If you have no other browser then email me with a valid >> email address and I will send you one. Description: Nail.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. Advertisement msmoods Thread Starter Joined: Apr 16, 2006 Messages: 5 Its been some time since McAfee and Microsoft Antispyware detected different threads such as Aurora and ABetterInternet without being able to My system: Pentium III processor, 871 MHz, 512 of RAM.
Process name: Trojan.Win32.Stervis.b Application using this process: Trojan.Win32.Stervis.b Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries. Enable the Delete personal settings option. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues. Your browser will start with the familiar start page and search engine—without popups, ads, cookies, but all browser add-ons are deleted too .
Last but not least If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or Nail.exe is causing problems for you, a good Registry Cleaner Microsoft PartnerSilver Application Development file.net Deutsch Home Files Software News Contact How to remove the Nail virus Most antivirus programs identify Nail.exe as malware—e.g. Make cleaning up your browser and your computer simpler and safer with SecurityTaskManager.
Other processes tiservicemonitor.exe fvhelper.dll reckoning.exe Nail.exe 8hbrmon64.exe mediamallserver.exe netprotocol.dll jre.exe msihost.exe clientinitiatedstarter.exe rcservice64.exe [all] © file.net 10 years of experience MicrosoftPartner TermsPrivacy I myself have been at it for days. Ask the experts! Here, click on the process with the right mouse button and send the file to an online virus scanner.
Everytime you delete it (from C:\windows) and it's counterpart (from C:\windows\prefetch) it alway comes back. This is advertising related, so it is considered adware and may be causing popup windows on your computer. I myself have been at it for days. (furtherinformation...) Brian Kirkland Summary: 5 users judge Nail.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. well i created it so you are all wrong it is completely harmless but stupid people freak out just because the name is suspicious Carl Hyman Although a real
This tool helps repair Windows and helps it run faster. Other problems with Nail.exe The Nail.exe process is also known as Nail Application and is a part of Nail Application.