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Windows 7: Avast antivirus

30 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7-64 bit
Avast antivirus

I recently ran a scan with my Avast anti virus program. Several Threats found came up in the results. There we're options to delete or isolate them. I tried both but nothing happened. How do I get rid of these viruses for good? Thanks. Hal.
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30 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux

Run a scan of malwarebytes
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30 Dec 2010   #3

WDS 7 Home Pre.x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yowanvista View Post
Run a scan of malwarebytes
+1 ...I use Avast Internet esc.Pro for realtime protection only ..
"never have enough patience to do a FULL scan with avast ...It's darnmm long"
Malwarebyte pro Ver. does a wonderfull job for me .
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31 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Boot your computer into Safe Mode (Restart PC then press and hold the 'F8' key until you see the Advanced Boot Options screen, and select Safe Mode with Networking). From there, download and install Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, update first then do a full scan. After the scan, make sure every threat is checked and click on 'Remove Selected'.
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