Total Virus Protection
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To check your computer for Total Virus Protection, download
SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool.
SpyHunter spyware detection tool is only a scanner meant to assist you in detecting Total Virus Protection and other threats. If you detect the presence of Total Virus Protection on your PC, you have the opportunity to purchase the SpyHunter removal tool to remove any traces of Total Virus Protection.
Detection of Total Virus Protection (Recommended)
Total Virus Protection is difficult to detect and remove. Total Virus Protection is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. Total Virus Protection, 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 Total Virus Protection and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.
Run a Total Virus Protection scan/check to successfully detect all Total Virus Protection files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove Total Virus Protection, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove Total Virus Protection or follow the Total Virus Protection manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.
Method of Infection
There are many ways your computer could get infected with Total Virus Protection. Total Virus Protection can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.
Another method of distributing Total Virus Protection 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 Total Virus Protection on your system. Total Virus Protection 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 Total Virus Protection, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect Total Virus Protection and other common Spyware infections. After detection of Total Virus Protection, the next advised step is to remove Total Virus Protection with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.
Total Virus Protection 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 Total Virus Protection from your computer.
Remedies and Prevention
Total Virus Protection, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. Total Virus Protection 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 Total Virus Protection, 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 Total Virus Protection and other types of spyware.
Remove Total Virus Protection manually
Another method to remove Total Virus Protection is to manually delete Total Virus Protection files in your system. Detect and remove the following Total Virus Protection files:
- %PROGRAMFILES%\Common Files\System\msnc\rkgdll.exe
- %PROGRAMFILES%\Common Files\System\msnc\angd.exe
- %\Program Files%\TotalVirusProtection
- Total Virus Protection
- Total Virus Protection.lnk
- %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Total Virus Protection
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Total Virus Protection
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Total Virus Protection
- HKEY_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Total Virus Protection"
- Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MenuOrder\Start Menu2\Programs\Total Virus Protection
- Total Virus Protection
If you believe your computer is infected with spyware,
- McAfee Threat Center - Library of detailed information on viruses.
- How Spyware And The Weapons Against It Are Evolving
- Crimeware: Trojans & Spyware
- Windows System Update - Latest bug fixes for Microsoft Windows