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    Default Vista antivirus 2010

    Does anyone know how to remove "Vista Antivirus 2010" - slipped in somehow without asking for admin rights or any install. Was on the web, then something popped up and closed the windows. Now every mniute or so there is a popup saying buy Vista Antivirus 2010 to get rid of the attacks.Help!
    Does system restore ever work?
    thanks all.

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    Hello computerblind,

    Please follow the instructions in this link to produce a HJT log: "BEFORE you POST"(READ this Procedure BEFORE Requesting Assistance)

    Then start your own thread in the Malware Removal Forum where an analyst will advise you as soon as available.

    Quote Originally Posted by computerblind View Post
    Does system restore ever work?
    System Restore-leave it on until advised

    Best regards.
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    Microsoft Consumer Security MVP 2006-2016

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    Default Vista Antivirus 2010

    Does anyone have any experience with removing Vista Antivirus 2010. Did not install anything - it snuck in onto my Vista platform.
    Thx!
    Last edited by tashi; 2010-02-23 at 19:04. Reason: Moved from the Malware removal forum and merged

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    Hello computerblind,
    Quote Originally Posted by tashi View Post
    Please follow the instructions in this link to produce a HJT log: "BEFORE you POST"(READ this Procedure BEFORE Requesting Assistance)

    Then start your own thread in the Malware Removal Forum where an analyst will advise you as soon as available.


    You need to post a log there as per forum FAQ.

    Best regards.
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    Windows Insider MVP 2016-2018
    Microsoft Consumer Security MVP 2006-2016

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