Removal Guide

Do you know what is? is a webpage that is malicious in content. is a malicious web site that advertises and sells the MS Antispyware 2009 rogue anti-spyware program. If you know about rogue anti-spyware programs then you will realize that they are completely useless applications that should never be purchased. only adds to the confusion of many computer users where they may download and purchase MS Antispyware 2009, which is a big mistake, from the website. You must never do this.

In non-techie terms: is a complete scam that was probably developed by the same group of hackers who created MS Antispyware 2009. It is highly advisable that you always avoid or any other website similar to that may promote MS Antispyware 2009.

Aliases:, MS Antispyware 2009.

Name: WHOIS Information:
Website IP Address:
Registrar URL:
Updated Date: 23-Jan-2009
Creation Date: 22-Jan-2009
Expiration Date: 22-Jan-2010
Domain servers in listed order:
NS2.ADDANTIVIRUS.COM website image: popup warning message:

Name: WHOIS Information:
Website IP Address:
Registrar URL:
Registrar: REGTIME LTD.
Updated Date: 16-Feb-2009
Creation Date: 16-Feb-2009
Expiration Date: 16-Feb-2010
Domain (DNS) servers in listed order:
NS2.INTERINETSKIM.COM Automatic Removal Instructions Manual Removal Instructions

This manual removal method is for techie computer users. manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There's no guarantee that will be removed completely. So read the removal steps carefully and good luck.
Before you start: Close all programs and Internet browsers. Also back up your computer in case you make a mistake and your computer stops working.

  1. Uninstall Program
    Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall if found.
  2. To stop processes (view process removal steps)
    Go to Start > Run > type taskmgr. The click the Processes tab and you'll see a list of running processes.
    Search and stop these processes:
    c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\msas2009.exe
    %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009\msas2009.exe
    For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select "End task".
  3. To unregister registry keys (view registry keys removal steps)
    Go to Start > Run > type regedit > press OK.
    Edit the value (on the right pane) by right-clicking on it and selecting the Modify option. Select the Delete option.
    Search and delete these registry keys:
  4. If your homepage has been changed, go to Start > Control Panel > Internet Options > click on the General > click Use Default under Home Page. Add the your desired default homepage, then click Apply > click OK. Open a new web browser to check that you have your desired default homepage.
  5. Remove Directories.
    To find directories, go to Start > My Computer > Local Disk (C:) > Program Files > Show the contents of this folder.
    Search and delete the following directories:
    %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\CrucialSoft Ltd\MS AntiSpyware 2009
    %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\MS AntiSpyware 2009

    Right-click on the folder and select Delete.
    A message will appear saying 'Are you sure you want to remove the folder and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?', click Yes.
    Another message will appear saying 'Renaming, moving or deleting could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?', click Yes.
  6. To remove icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.

You've completed the manual removal instructions!
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Disclaimer: This article is for educational purposes. By using this information you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. There's no guarantee that will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.