It is of our utmost responsibility to warn you of another security program from the same family as Desktop Security 2010, Desktop Defender 2010, Contraviro. This time it bears the name of AntiVirus Studio 2010.
As a common trick for many other rogues, it is configured to be launched automatically with every Windows startup. As soon as it is launched and running it will initiate fake scan of your system and will then report thousands of infections revealed on your PC. At the same time, such infections are in fact legitimate applications, that’s why if you remove them your operating system may be seriously damaged. Please also be aware that AntiVirus Studio 2010 may also present many fake system alerts via annoying popups.
To sum up the above-mentioned, such a behavior of AntiVirus Studio 2010 is explained by its aim to fool and to persuade you to pay for its so-called “full” version of AntiVirus Studio 2010 to remove these fake infections.
We therefore seriously urge you not to purchase Antivirus Studio 2010 and not to believe in its faulty promises. Even though Antivirus Studio 2010 would declare that it is the only solution to remove all the scams and viruses detected, in reality it is nothing but a rogue, simply aiming to steal hard earned money from you. The best solution to perform would be to permanently and completely delete Antivirus Studio 2010 as soon as it has been detected on a computer system. It is of utmost importance to use a trustworthy anti-spyware to protect your PC from this and the other rogues. So why don’t you use Gridinsoft Trojan Killer to permanently get rid of it?
As you see, Antivirus Studio 2010 is not a lonely walker in the empty space. Similar to other trojans and rogue software, it has multiple links to other rogues. That’s why complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of rogue Antivirus Studio 2010. In addition, if you remove Antivirus Studio 2010 automatically by using Gridinsoft Trojan Killer you get life-time protection from malware aggression.
Please be advised that GridinSoft LLC and www.trojan-Killer.com IS NOT associated, affiliated, consorted, or connected with the publishers or creators of Antivirus Studio 2010. In the same manner this article should not be wrongly treated or understood in being associated in any way with the promotion or endorsement of malware. Our only intention is to provide information that would give instructions to PC users on how to detect and completely remove malware from their computers with the help of Gridinsoft Trojan Killer and/or manual removal instructions stipulated below. Thus, this article should be used for educational and informational purposes only.
Antivirus Studio 2010 automatic remover:
No doubt, Antivirus Studio 2010 was initially designed to scare users and convince them to purchase it by making it seem as if your PC is indeed infected. Needless to mention, you should not purchase this program, and if you have already done so, you should immediately take the measures to remove it from your PC to prevent from further spreading of its hazardous activity. To remove this infection and any other similar malware please take the following steps.
1. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to clear (not infected) computer and install it.
2. Update the virus database.
3. Copy the entire folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” to your jump drive (memory stick). Normally it is located at the following path: (C:\Program Files\GridinSoft Trojan Killer). “C” stands for the system disk of your computer. The name of the system disk, however, can be marked with another letter.
4. Open your jump drive (memory stick). Find the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” there. Open it , find the file under the name “trojankiller.exe” and rename it to “iexplore.exe”.
5. Move memory stick to infected PC, open “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” folder and run iexplore.exe. Optional: copy the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” from your jump drive to some other folder created on your PC and run “iexplore.exe”.
Antivirus Studio 2010 manual removal guide:
Delete Antivirus Studio 2010 files:
%CommonPrograms%\AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\AntiVirus Studio 2010\Activate AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\AntiVirus Studio 2010\AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\AntiVirus Studio 2010\Help AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%CommonPrograms%\AntiVirus Studio 2010\How to Activate AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\AntiVirus Studio 2010.lnk
%appdata%\antivirus studio 2010\antivirus studio 2010.exe
%appdata%\antivirus studio 2010\securitycenter.exe
%appdata%\antivirus studio 2010\securityhelper.exe
%appdata%\antivirus studio 2010\taskmgr.dll
Delete Antivirus Studio 2010 registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\AntiVirus Studio 2010
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AntiVirus Studio 2010
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “AntiVirus Studio 2010″
However, please be aware that manual removal of Antivirus Studio 2010 is a time-consuming undertaking. Moreover, it does not always ensure full deletion of the rogue due to the fact that certain files might be hidden or even may be restored automatically afterwards. In addition, such a manual interference might damage the PC. That’s why we strongly recommend automatic removal of Antivirus Studio 2010. By choosing GridinSoft Trojan Killer for this purpose you will be able to save your time and get the required result.