Windows malicious software removal tool - November 2009 (KB890830)

Have no idea what is happening with that. I continue to install this update, but it keeps returning and saying that I need to update. I must have done 20 times now! Could some viruses keep remove this update? Does anyone else have this problem?

http://www.Microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=AD724AE0-E72D-4F54-9AB3-75B8EB148356&displaylang=en

Make a direct download of it.

See you soon. Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner

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