virus in pokeredge???

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virus in pokeredge???

Postby Donald Duck 12 » Tue Sep 01, 2009 8:02 pm

i have pokeredge opened and i have virus but it not real is it????

oh I'm new for this forum how are you tonight
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Postby powernewf » Tue Sep 01, 2009 8:13 pm

The short answer is no, it is not a virus.

Sometimes, PE will cause virus detection programs to turn up a false positive for a virus in its scans because of how PE collects its data. If you add the PE folder to your safe list you shouldn't see this message any more.

If you are still concerned, just search through the forum for "virus" or "trogan" and you will see that many have come across this issue...I guess it means that you have a good anti-virus program!

Oh, welcome to the forum...for good info on how to get started check out: Welcome to the Forum - getting started

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Postby Donald Duck 12 » Tue Sep 01, 2009 8:18 pm

wow thanks i trying the free trial for poker edge. I'm thinking about buying it.
well made 3 bucks so far
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Postby paul123 » Tue Sep 01, 2009 9:46 pm

Welcome to the forum Donald.

The reason your AV thinks PE is a trojan is because they take info off your hard drive and send that to a centralized database. You are asking PE to take hand histories off your computer and send it to their centralized database. Most AV programs can not tell the difference.
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Postby John007 » Wed Sep 02, 2009 2:52 am

hi donald

the only anti virus prog had trouble with was avg,i have norton now and it works great no issues what so ever

and welcome aboard

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