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n580 will not boot after Malware removed

2013-05-04, 18:08 PM

My son's Lenovo N580 laptop got the FBI virus.  I booted from a CD and ran MalwareBytes which removed the trojan virus.  However, the laptop will not boot into Windows 8.  The computer boots into the Win 8 profile log-on screen.  It has only 1 profile account with administrative privileges.  It accepts the user password. As the laptop attempts to continue the boot process, I get an error message saying that the bvtl.dat file could not be found.  After clicking on the OK button, the screen goes black and the hard drive activity light flashes.  I have waited up to 30 minutes to see if the hard drive would find or rebuild the file, but nothing.  From what I can tell the file named ltvb.bat file tries to run the bvtl.dat file but cannot find it.  Any thoughts or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.  Thanks.

 

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Re: n580 will not boot after Malware removed

2013-06-23, 14:24 PM

Hi CM99,

I'm sorry that I did not see your post sooner. Do you still need help with this?






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