This guide explains how to terminate AVASoft Professional Antivirus scam. Why do users need it? This is because AVASoft Antivirus has the ability to prevent legal applications on your computer from running. So, when this scam is on your machine, it will not let you execute any applications, including available antiviruses, Task Manager, etc. The rogue will tell you that the file you attempt to execute is infected. Of course, this is not so; the information stated by this scam isn’t true. The malware is simply afraid you will remove it, so the rogue prevents you from doing so, since its mission of scaring users hasn’t yet been completed. How do we actually terminate the malicious process of this scam? The guide below shows all the steps you need for this purpose.
Milestones to kill AVA Soft Professional Antivirus
Use “Win + E” hotkey command on your keyboard. This will open Windows Explorer.
In the address field insert the following link: http://gridinsoft.com/downloads/KillProc.zip
Save this KillProc.zip file onto your Desktop.
Hold “Shift” key on your keyboard and right-click KillProc.zip
Select “Open with…“
In the windows that comes up select “Browse“
Find the program called Windows Explorer as the one that will open this KillProc.zip archive. The location for this program is C:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe
In the “Open with…” window select “Windows Explorer” and click “OK“.
Open KillProc archive and copy 2 files onto your Desktop – autoscan.dat and iExPlOrE.exe
Click “Automatic Scan“
The following message should come up, you need to click “Yes“.
The process of AVASoft Professional Antivirus should be killed.
Now it’s time to download and run GridinSoft Trojan Killer to remove AVASoft Professional Antivirus malware.
Main removal guide to uninstall AVASoft Professional Antivirus scam: