Application installed another called "Windows-7".

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  1. corinthos

    corinthos New Member

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    I have installed an application (don't know which one caused this) that has installed an application named "Windows-7". It is spelled exactly that way and I am sure that I did not install it. Has anyone come across this? I uninstalled the windows 7 app, but I still need to know what I have to do to get rid of this completely.

    Will a factory reset get rid of any virus that I have?
     
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    INstall Lookout and let it scan your phone
     
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    My PC has that same virus.
     
  4. Martin030908

    Martin030908 DF Super Moderator

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    This is why it's very important to check the permissions any app you download is requesting...

    Lookout most likely won't catch anything... a reset is your safest route.
     
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    Well played!

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