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Windows 7: Malware Removal Guide 2011: How to Get Rid of All The Latest Malware

31 Oct 2011   #1
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10159
 
 
Malware Removal Guide 2011: How to Get Rid of All The Latest Malware

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Four steps that will keep your PC happy, healthy, and crap-free

Malware sucks. In the best-case scenario, it craps up your system with unwanted files and occasionally makes itself known in the form of a persistent pop-up window or annoying browser-based toolbar. In the worst-case scenario, malware completely takes over your desktop or laptop and ruins your life.

Your system slows to a crawl. You can’t even boot into Windows in the time it takes you to walk to the kitchen and back. Your data gets sent off to a faraway Internet land or, worse, your actual keystrokes are recorded for some unsavory individual to see. Malware locks down your browser, making you unable to actually do any browsing without being carted off to some bogus domain. You can barely run a program in Windows without getting bombarded by fake advertisements, programs, and dancing people on your desktop.

We can’t make this stuff up.

So what’s a computer enthusiast to do? Step zero: Read this guide, because we’re going to walk you through all the key details you need to know to both rid your computer of this junk and keep it free of downloaded nasties forevermore.
Read more at:
Maximum PC | Malware Removal Guide 2011: How to Get Rid of All The Latest Malware


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31 Oct 2011   #2
Big Tom

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Reading Now LOL, even tho I keep my PC locked down I could learn something tonight, who knows
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