Have you tried searching the registry for an entry with about:blank or its url address? Unless this is seen as spyware or a virus in itself, it won't be detected or removed. In other words, you might have removed the spyware but not the settings it made. Maybe you've already done this though. Good luck --douglas -----Original Message----- From: Paul King <peking7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Jan 26, 2005 6:02 PM To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: Browser hijacker Right. I always set my home page to www.google.com. Whatever has invaded my computer has changed this setting to about:blank. I have three Spyware programs on my computer and none restore my google setting or allow me to For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.