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How remove trojan virus

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How remove trojan virus from only one file or folder.
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by cjohnman1972 In reply to How remove trojan virus

I always advise using free malwarebytes at bootup

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How remove trojan virus

by liyagrey In reply to How remove trojan virus

Download and extract the Autoruns program by Sysinternals to C:\Autoruns

Reboot into Safe Mode so that the malware is not started when you are doing these steps. Many malware monitor the keys that allow them to start and if they notice they have been removed, will automatically replace that startup key. For this reason booting into safe mode allows us to get past that defense in most cases.

Navigate to the C:\Autoruns folder you created in Step 1 and double-click on autoruns.exe.

When the program starts, click on the Options menu and enable the following options by clicking on them. This will place a checkmark next to each of these options.
Include empty locations

Verify Code Signatures

Hide Signed Microsoft Entries

Then press the F5 key on your keyboard to refresh the startups list using these new settings.

The program shows information about your startup entries in 8 different tabs. For the most part, the filename you are looking for will be found under the Logon or the Services tabs, but you should check all the other tabs to make sure they are not loading elsewhere as well. Click on each tab and look through the list for the filename that you want to remove. The filename will be found under the Image Path column. There may be more than one entry associated with the same file as it is common for malware to create multiple startup entries. It is important to note that many malware programs disguise themselves by using the same filenames as valid Microsoft files. it is therefore important to know exactly which file, and the folder they are in, that you want to remove. You can check our Startup Database for that information or ask for help in our computer help forums.

Once you find the entry that is associated with the malware, you want to delete that entry so it will not start again on the next reboot. To do that right click on the entry and select delete. This startup entry will now be removed from the Registry.

Now that we made it so it will not start on boot up, you should delete the file using My Computer or Windows Explorer. If you can not see the file, it may be hidden. To allow you to see hidden files you can follow the steps for your operating system found in this tutorial:

How to see hidden files in Windows

When you are finished removing the malware entries from the Registry and deleting the files, reboot into normal mode as you will now be clean from the infection.

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Use a malware removal tool

by Dipesh Patel In reply to How remove trojan virus

A Trojan virus could hide its traces including its malicious codes, files and folders in your computer system. In this case, it is hard for you to find out and delete them manually. So, in most cases, you need to rely on a malware removal tool to automatically scan for and delete the Trojan virus's related files from your PC. Or, you can first try removing it by performing system restore. If this method works, you don't need to download and use a malware removal tool. This article contains guide to perform the system restore: http://www.icleansoftware.com/super-tutorial-remove-jsnemucod-l

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trojan removal tips

by a.joshep111 In reply to How remove trojan virus

infection from trojan is very common issue for a computer user but by using antivirus like PLUMBYTES and REGCURE PRO you can remove the trojan or any kind of virus very easily.

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Steps for removing Trojan

by amy40 In reply to How remove trojan virus

You can use these 4 steps -
STEP 1: Use Rkill to terminate suspicious programs
STEP 2: Use Malwarebytes to remove Trojans, Worms, or other Malware
STEP 3: Use HitmanPro to Scan for Malware and Unwanted Programs
STEP 4: Use Zemana AntiMalware Portable to remove Adware and Spyware
http://www.sysprobs.com/ may help you for similar kind of technical issues

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