There are millions of virus programs rotating on the Internet. Among all the variety of them, the substantial niche occupy fake anti-virus programs. Vista Antivirus 2013 belongs to this category. It may infiltrate into your PC quicker than you are able to notice it.
Clicking on ads, insecure links, browsing through compromised sites that may contain contagious scripts or tiny parts of malcode is pretty dangerous, as after penetrating into your system such scamware creates new registry values in order to increase the execution priority of the program. It claims that antivirus modules function perfectly. Once in a while, user receives annoying messages from this ‘security software’ stressing on an increasing number of threats and configuration problems which are likely to vanish after the potential victim upgrades to the full version of Vista Anti Virus 2013. Never do this step. You will seriously regret about it. So the best solution for an average user is to remove this badware at once upon detection. We recommend you using GridinSoft Trojan Killer for this purpose.
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Vista Antivirus 2013 Manual Removal Guide
Remove Vista Antivirus 2013 files
- Click Windows Start menu & then click “Search.”
- A pop up will ask, “What do you want to search for?” Click “All files and folders”
- Type a badware file name in the search box, and select “Local Hard Drives”
- Click “Search” and wait till all badware files are found.
- Once you get them simply delete them.
Kill Vista Antivirus 2013 malicious processes
- Click the Start menu, select Run.
- Type taskmgr.exe into the Run command box, and click “OK.” You can also launch the Task Manager by pressing keys CTRL + Shift + ESC.
- Click Processes tab, and find badware processes.
- Once you’ve found the badware processes, right-click them and select “End Process” to kill badware.
- Click the Start menu, and click “Run.” An “Open” field will appear. Type “regedit” and click “OK ” to open up your Registry Editor. In Windows 7, just type “regedit” into the “Search programs and files” box in the Start menu.
- Registry Editor opens as a two-paned window: the left side lets you select registry keys,the right side shows the values of any selected registry key.
To find a badware registry key, select “Edit,” then select “Find,” and in the search bar type any of badware ‘s registry keys.
- When the badware registry key appears, to delete the badware registry key, right-click it, and select “Modify,” then select “Delete”
- Type “regedit” into the “Search programs and files” box in the Start menu.
- To change your current directory, type “cd” in the command box, press “Space,” and enter the full directory where the badware DLL is located. If you’re not sure where the badware DLL is located, enter “dir” in the command box to display a directory’s contents. To go one directory back, type “cd ..” in the command box and press “Enter.”
- When you’ve found a badware DLL, type “regsvr32 /u AnyDLLName.dll” (e.g., “regsvr32 /u jl27script.dll”) and press “Enter.”
- Select Start menu > Control Panel > Internet Options > General.
- Type your preferred home page’s URL.
- Click “Use Default,” “Apply,” and “OK.”