Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: perflib_perfdata_4ec.dat

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    15

    Arrow perflib_perfdata_4ec.dat

    Hi..I have scanned my computer with Norton System works and everytime i do there are 5 temporary files that the program cannot fix or delete...then i scan with spybot and it does not show those files...i tried to delete the file perflib_perfdata_4ec.dat located in C:\windows\temp but it cannot be removed..the other 4 temp files are located in a file thet i cannot find when i search them with windows search, like if he temp file was invisible...why is that..can anyone please provide information about the solution to this matter?

    Thanks.

  2. #2
    Member of Team Spybot tashi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    30,482

    Default

    Hello.

    It is possible that if you have Spybot S&D’s TeaTimer (or a similar program) enabled it might interfere with removal depending on any registry changes that may have taken place.

    To disable TeaTimer:
    • Open Spybot>click on Mode>check Advanced Mode
    • Check yes in the warning window that will pop up.
    • Click Tools in bottom left hand corner.
    • Click on Resident icon in the Tools menu.
    • Uncheck the box next to Resident TeaTimer (Protection of all-over system settings) active.


    Close SpyBot-S&D

    Remind yourself to turn teatimer back on later.

    Run your anti virus program.

    Other than that I'd recommend you follow the procedure as I posted to you here:

    Topic in malware removal.
    http://forums.spybot.info/showthread.php?t=6957

    Regards.
    Microsoft MVP Reconnect 2018-
    Windows Insider MVP 2016-2018
    Microsoft Consumer Security MVP 2006-2016

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •