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Last updated 20/08/2006
This spyware has been installed by many programmes in the past including:
Wildcat web optimizer
BeFaster Internet Speed Up Toolkit
Removing Webhancer can kill IE.
iexplore caused an invalid page fault in module unknown
Invalid page fault error message
when you use Internet Explorer:
Cannot connect to the internet with Webhancer Customer Companion installed:
The "fatal error: could not
create socket" error message is displayed when starting Windows:
It causes the following error:
WHAGENT CAUSED AN INVALID PAGE FAULT IN MODULE WSOCK32.DLL
Whagent.exe has encountered a
problem and needs to close:
To remove it go to Control Panel, Add/Remove programmes.
Remove the program.
If it does not appear in add/remove programmes, you may find it listed in Task Manager (CTRL, ALT, DEL key combination). Close the program using Task Manager and manually delete it as follows:
1. Empty your C:\temp and/or C:\Windows\Temp directory.
2. Delete the directory C:\Program Files\webHancer\ if present.
3. Ensure the following files are
no longer present on the computer: