Advanced Virus Remover

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Advanced Virus Remover Information
Type: Spyware
Analysis: Installs & gathers info from a PC without user permission.
Infection: By downloading freeware & shareware.
Symptoms: Changes PC settings, excessive popups & slow PC performance.
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Detection of Advanced Virus Remover (Recommended)

Advanced Virus Remover is difficult to detect and remove. Advanced Virus Remover is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. Advanced Virus Remover, as well as other spyware, can re-install itself even after it appears to have been removed.

You also run the risk of damaging your computer since you're required to find and delete sensitive files in your system such as DLL files and registry keys. It is recommended you use a good spyware remover to remove Advanced Virus Remover and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.

Run a Advanced Virus Remover scan/check to successfully detect all Advanced Virus Remover files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove Advanced Virus Remover, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove Advanced Virus Remover or follow the Advanced Virus Remover manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.

Method of Infection

There are many ways your computer could get infected with Advanced Virus Remover. Advanced Virus Remover can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.

Another method of distributing Advanced Virus Remover involves tricking you by displaying deceptive pop-up ads that may appear as regular Windows notifications with links which look like buttons reading Yes and No. No matter which "button" that you click on, a download starts, installing Advanced Virus Remover on your system. Advanced Virus Remover installs on your computer through a trojan and may infect your system without your knowledge or consent.

If you think you may already be infected with Advanced Virus Remover, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect Advanced Virus Remover and other common Spyware infections. After detection of Advanced Virus Remover, the next advised step is to remove Advanced Virus Remover with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.


Advanced Virus Remover may attempt to change your computer's desktop, hijack your browser, monitor your Internet browsing activities, change system files, and can do this without your knowledge or permission. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to remove all traces of Advanced Virus Remover from your computer.

Remedies and Prevention

Advanced Virus Remover, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. Advanced Virus Remover along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer.

Install a good anti-spyware software

When there's a large number of traces of Spyware, for example Advanced Virus Remover, that have infected a computer, the only remedy may be to automatically run a Spyware scan from a good anti-spyware software designed to detect Advanced Virus Remover and other types of spyware.

Remove Advanced Virus Remover manually

Another method to remove Advanced Virus Remover is to manually delete Advanced Virus Remover files in your system. Detect and remove the following Advanced Virus Remover files:


  • %Program Files%\AdvancedVirusRemover\PAVRM.exe
  • winupdate.exe
  • SetupAdvancedVirusRemover[1].exe
  • PAVRM.exe
  • AVR.exe

Other Files

  • %Program Files%\AdvancedVirusRemover
  • %UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk
  • %UserProfile%\Desktop\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk
  • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Advanced Virus Remover.lnk
  • Advanced Virus Remover
  • %ProgramFiles%\AdvancedVirusRemover

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\International\CpMRU

External links

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