Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Remove Total Virus Scanner rogueware

Total Virus Scanner is another contribution to super-numerous family of Windows security tools. Basically, there is a single basic program code for Vista, XP and Win7 variants of Windows, which simply picks up one of the names by blind choice with only restriction that the name conforms to the system version. For instance, XP Antispyware is a name to be set for XP versions infected, Win 7 Antimalware is a name the basic adware would  pick up for Win 7.
However, Total Virus Scanner removal has its peculiarities compared to other modification of the basic program code. In spite of the similarity of rogue programs resulted from the modification their removal should be considered on case to case basis as there are essential differences between   clones within the family.
Get rid of Total Virus Scanner adware as one of the fake Windows security tools which are know to make their way into computer systems under the guise of Windows Update. Free scan  as  a necessary Total Virus Scanner removal stage is available here.

Total Virus Scanner remover:

Total Virus Scanner manual removal guide:
Delete infected files:
%Program Files%\Total Virus Scanner
%Program Files%\Total Virus Scanner\[random].exe

Delete infected registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Total Virus Scanner”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random]“

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