GeneralAntivirus – rogue antivirus (uninstall instruction)

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GeneralAntivirus (GenAvir) is a rogue anti-spyware from the same family as Internet Antivirus Pro and Personal Antivirus. GeneralAntivirus is advertised through several methods – fake online anti-malware scanners that show to you infection alerts and as result you should to download GeneralAntivirus. Another method is through the use of Trojans that display fake alerts and automatically install GeneralAntivirus onto your computer (without your permission).

GeneralAntivirus - user interfase
GeneralAntivirus - user interfase

When GeneralAntivirus is installed, your system will be set to start it automatically when the computer loads. The next step: GeneralAntivirus will scan your computer and display a variety of infections that cannot be removed until you purchase a license of the software. These infections, though, are all fake and are scripted to be shown no matter how clean your computer is in order to scare you into purchasing the software.

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GeneralAntivirus automatical remover:

As you might have foreseen, GeneralAntivirus is not a lonely walker in the empty space. In contrary, it has multiple ties with other rogues so that complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of GeneralAntivirus. In addition, if you remove GeneralAntivirus automatically, you get life-time protection from malware aggression.

Trojan Killer
The screenshot above displaying all the threats that Trojan Killer found. Please note that the infections found on your computer may be different than what is shown here

GeneralAntivirus manual removal guide:

Delete GeneralAntivirus files:

%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\activate.ico
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\explorer.ico
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\genavir.exe
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\igsh.png
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\imsh.png
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\ipsh.png
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\unins000.dat
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\unins000.exe
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\uninstall.ico
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\working.log
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\db\dbinfo.ver
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\db\ga090122.db
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\db\ga090225x.db
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\db\lists.ini
%ProgramFiles%\General Antivirus\db\wmilib.dll
%CommonDesktop%\General Antivirus.lnk
%Programs%\General Antivirus\General Antivirus.lnk
%Programs%\General Antivirus\General Antivirus home page.lnk
%Programs%\General Antivirus\purchase license.lnk

Delete GeneralAntivirus registry entries:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “General Antivirus”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Microsoft Windows logon process”

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