Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 (Win7 Antivirus Pro 2016) Virus Removal Guide
The following programs are a clone of Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016: Antivirus XP 2010, Vista Internet Security, Vista Internet Security 2016, Vista Antivirus Pro, Vista Guardian, Antivirus Vista 2016, XP Internet Security, XP Internet Security 2016, Antivirus Win 7 2017, Win 7 Guardian, Win 7 Internet Security 2016, XP Antivirus Pro, XP Guardian, Win 7 Antispyware 2016, and XP Guardian 2016. These programs look very similar.
Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016, also known as Win7 Antivirus Pro 2016, is a rogue security application, also known as a fake antivirus program. The program generally infects systems running Windows 7. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 is one of many fake antivirus programs; other fake antivirus programs include Vista Antispyware 2016 and XP Guardian. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 hopes to trick the user into thinking that it is a real program by using various tactics such as creating fake virus scans. The program is generally installed through the use of a trojan horse; therefore, the program is generally installed with user permission. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 is fake and doesn’t work. The program will generally modify system settings to the block the user from accessing webpages and opening programs.
Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 will create pop up windows, which include a Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Firewall Alert about Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen, which is a fake threat detected by Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016. Other windows include a warning about a intrusion and about tracking software.
Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 itself doesn’t work to remove viruses and therefore should be removed immediately. It has a website which it uses to advertise the fake program.
Common symptoms and characteristics of Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 and other rogue security programs include:
1. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 is generally installed without user permission through a trojan horse.
2. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 uses pop ups and fake virus scans to scare the user.
3. Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 website is unprofessional, with fake testimonials and fake awards.
4. The payment website for Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 looks suspicious.
5. Various antivirus and system programs on the user’s computer will stop functioning.
Virus Type: Rogue Security Application
Threat Level: 8 / 10
Below is our recommended removal tool for Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016. The removal tool has been rated 5 cows out of 5 by Tucows and was previously CNET’s Editor’s Choice. Feel free to download it below.
If you are unable to run the removal tool, or are unable to run any programs in general, you may need to stop the processes associated with Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 with task manager. If task manager has been blocked by Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016, try using Process Explorer.
Manual Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Removal – In order to manually remove Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016, the processes associated with Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 must be stopped, the files associated with the processes must be removed, and the registry entries must be corrected to the previous state before Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 entered the computer.
Stop Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Processes (Learn How To Do This)
Remove Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Files (Learn How To Do This)
C:\Documents and Settings\[username]\Local Settings\Application Data\av.exe
Remove Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Registry Keys (Learn How To Do This)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016
Remove Win 7 Antivirus Pro 2016 Startup Entry (Learn How To Do This)
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