Just as an extra protection I advise you to install, update and run (as Administrator, and preferable in "safe mode") Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and IObit Malware Fighter. For cleaning and maintenance purposes you can use CCleaner, Glary Utilities and even TweakNow PowerPack 2011. You can also give a shot to Spybot - Search & Destroy (yes... I know that this one is something like an endangered species, but it does a pretty good work... "S&D is dead..., long live S&D!").
For more info about "safe mode" you can read this
If you are experiencing BsOD's then check this
When you say:
jrox57, on 06 December 2011 - 12:07 PM, said:
The virus's kept coming up in the right hand side of my screen at the bottom.
It makes me think that you are really experiencing some kind of "spyware", so it might be a good idea to read also this
You might also want to check this
out. (Although this last one shows you how to solve conflicts related to Apple software, you can use the same procedure to enable or disable any other program.) When using this tool for diagnosis purposes, be aware to enable one program at a time and booting the system to verify and to avoid possible conflicts or to pinpoint the culprit of the malfunction and get rid of it once and for all.