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#1 LS CalamityJane

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Posted 18 July 2009 - 07:58 PM

Follow these steps to restore the file from Quarantine:

1. Open Ad-Aware and choose *Scan System* (Big green button in the middle)


2. Select the *Quarantine* tab at the top

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3. In the list of quarantined items, find the family name of the false detection (in this case it was W32Tr\.\perDelf you see in the list)

4. On that item, click on the black down arrow next to the words "do nothing"

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5. From that drop down select *Restore* (#1 in the screenshot below)

6. Then press the *Perform Action Now* (big green button at the bottom) (#2 in the screenshot below)

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At that point you should the item disappear from the list and it should be now restored to it's original location.
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