How to Remove Fake Antivirus SoftwareMany of us install false andtivirus and faces problem. Then search internet for this How to remove antivirus software from my pc/computer.You get panic that your system is infected and immediately start downloading the “security software” download that pops up all of a sudden. After installing the false software, you find that your system behaves strangely. From now on, a nagging message window shows up, asking you take “immediate action”.
Remember you also find that you are not anymore able to open the Task Manager, Registry Editor, “msconfig” and many other essential Windows tools including “Run” window. Depending on the rogue program, you may not able to open other applications like Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, Firefox etc. Some of them even disable internet connectivity. If this happens, you have to remove the fake antivirus software immediately.
How to Remove the Fake “Antivirus Software”?
You must remove the fake Antivirus software for your PC protection. Though there are many tools that claim to remove these types of fake security software, my favorite is Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware, which has never let me down whenever I try to clean up my friends/relatives PCs. This free security software is surprisingly effective at eliminating rogue apps even when your regular antiviruses fail to do so.
If you keep on receiving fake alerts from your computer against the fake antivirus software, download Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware, install it, update it, and do a thorough scan (Perform full scan). Once the scan is done, remove all traces of malware.
But chances are there that you are not even able to use internet to download Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware. If this happens, restart your system and just before windows loads, press F8. Now select Safe Mode with Networking. If you are not able to install any antivirus under normal mode due to an infection, you can install it under Safe Mode.
Once booted, download Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware and do as I explained before.
After cleaning your system of fake antivirus, it’s also recommended that you scan your system with CCleaner.
On the Registry tab on CCleaner, select Scan for Issues. Once the scan is complete select Fix Selected Issues.
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