Last week my Asus Eee PC 1005HAB was invaded by XP Anti-Virus 2011 even though I have protections ongoing. I have successfully dealt with previous versions on other computers but this time I was unable to get rid of it. After several days of fighting it, my screen went completely blank with only an unresponsive cursor in the upper left. I allowed the battery to deplete and when I plugged it in and rebooted I briefly got the Asus logo and was able to get into setup. To see the Asus logo I have to let the battery run out and then plug in the power and reboot...If I don't go into setup I get right back to the blank screen. I had downloaded Kapersky rescue onto a USB stick on another computer and wanted to change the BIOS to read the stick before the HDD. No matter what I try, and I am a moderately knowledgable computer user, not an expert, I cannot get the computer to read the stick. I change the boot order but when I return to the main page in the BIOS it still reads HDD and when I reboot, I get the same blank page and cursor. The notebook does not have an onboard CD drive and I could get an external CD drive, but next to CD it says disabled and it won't switch to that either. Any suggestions as to how to get the computer to boot off the stick and/or make my OS accessible again?
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