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you need to get a copy of WIPEDISK (runs on a floppy or usb/cd) to totally nuke the hard disk surface.
the trojan wont survive this.

not sure wether you are gonna be able to save your data from the drive. before you nuke it.

you do have the licence keys for XP and office dont you??? (and backups of the software on the pc), allways helps to have some sort of backup CD/DVD with email, favorites and docs etc...on even a old copy is helpfull, as apposed to loosing the lot.

if you have a 2.5 to 3.5 ide adaptor (or are you sata) you can (make sure the other pc has all antivirus and trojan protection) that way you can copy your docs off it.

but nuke the drive and then reinstall the OS, AVG/Avast/ EST Nod32 + spybot 1.62 should protect you from the trojan in future.
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