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      PLEASE READ - Reversing upgrade   02/23/2017

      We have found that this new upgrade is somewhat of a disaster.  We are finding lots of glitches in being able to post and administer the forum.  Additionally, there are new costs associated with the upgrade that we simply cannot afford.  As a result, we have decided to reverse course and go back to the previous version of our software.  Since this will involve restoring it from a backup, we will lose posts that have been added since January 30 or possibly even some before that.    If you started a topic during that time, we urge you to make backups of your posts and you will need to start the topics over again after the change.  You can simply paste the copies of your posts that you created at that point.    If you joined the forum this month, you will need to re-register since your membership will be lost along with the posts.  Since you have a concealed password, we cannot simply restore your membership for you.   We are going to backup as much as we can so that it will reduce inconvenience for our members.  Unfortunately we cannot back everything up since much will be incompatible with the old version of our software.  We apologize for the confusion and regret the need to do this even though it is not viable to continue with this version of the software.   We plan to begin the process tomorrow evening and, if it goes smoothly, we shouldn't be offline for very long.  However, since we have not done this before, we are not sure how smoothly it will go.  We ask your patience as we proceed.
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Search bar opens after page loads..ugh!

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Hello I am new here refered by a friend.

At work I am running Win2000. IE 6.0

 

When I open a page my search bar ( on the left side of the page) automatically depresses and opens but nothing appears in it. when I click the "customize" button a window appears like normal but it stays blank.

 

I have cleared out all my cookies and Temp files, ran Spybot, ran our Trend Micro Office Scan corporate Edition AntiVirus software but to no avail. It still does it. No virus' or spyware present.

 

I have also tried :

Going under HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > Internet Explorer > Search Looked for the entry "SearchAssistant" and there is none the only thing in "search" is the picture below.

 

 

Creepy stuff. Who here has seen this? What's the fix? Is it just a flashback ? :lol:

 

Thank you

~ the CRUCIFIED

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We need a closer look at what's happening.

Please download Hijack this

Copy it into its own folder, doubleclick HijackThis.exe, and hit "Scan".

 

When the scan is finished, the "Scan" button will change into a "Save Log" button.

Press that, save the log, do Ctrl-A to Select All, and copy its contents here. Most of what it lists will be harmless or even essential, don't fix anything yet.

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