Do you know what AntiSpyControl is?
AntiSpyControl or Anti Spy Control, is a scamming program that was discovered to be a rogue anti-spyware application. Once AntiSpyControl is installed, either from a Trojan or AntiSpyControl.com, it will start scanning your system displaying popup notifications of infections that it found. You can never trust the messages that come from AntiSpyControl.
In non-techie terms: AntiSpyControl is just another notch in the belt of harmful spyware. AntiSpyControl should never be installed or purchased. If you find that you already have AntiSpyControl then you should take the necessary steps to remove it immediately.
Aliases: AntiSpyControl, Anti Spy Control, AntiSpy Control, Anti SpyControl. www.AntiSpyControl.com.
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AntiSpyControl Automatic Removal Instructions
AntiSpyControl Manual Removal Instructions
This manual removal method is for techie computer users. AntiSpyControl manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There's no guarantee that AntiSpyControl will be removed completely. So read the AntiSpyControl 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.
- Uninstall AntiSpyControl Program
Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall AntiSpyControl if found.
- To stop AntiSpyControl 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 AntiSpyControl processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\AntiSpyControl\bm.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\AntiSpyControl\ugcw.exe
For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select "End task".
- To Unregister AntiSpyControl DLLs (view DLL removal steps)
Search and unregister these AntiSpyControl DLLs:
To locate the AntiSpyControl DLL path, go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders. Type AntiSpyControl and in the Look in: select either My Computer or Local Hard Drives. Click the Search button.
Once you have the AntiSpyControl DLL path, go to Start and then click on Run. In the Run command box, type cmd, and then click on OK.
To locate the exact DLL path, type cd in order to change the current directory. To display the contents of the directory, use the dir command. To remove the DLL file type regsvr32 /u FILENAME.dll (FILENAME is the name of the file that you want to unregister).
- To unregister AntiSpyControl 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 AntiSpyControl registry keys:
- 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.
- Remove AntiSpyControl Directories.
To find AntiSpyControl directories, go to Start > My Computer > Local Disk (C:) > Program Files > Show the contents of this folder.
Search and delete the following AntiSpyControl directories:
C:\Program Files\Anti Spy Control
Right-click on the AntiSpyControl folder and select Delete.
A message will appear saying 'Are you sure you want to remove the folder AntiSpyControl and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?', click Yes.
Another message will appear saying 'Renaming, moving or deleting AntiSpyControl could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?', click Yes.
- To remove AntiSpyControl icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.
You've completed the AntiSpyControl manual removal instructions!
I hope this article has helped you solve your AntiSpyControl problems. If you want to contribute to this article, post your comment below.
Disclaimer: This article is for educational purposes. By using this information you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. There's no guarantee that AntiSpyControl will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.