Do you know what Expert Antivirus 2009 is?
Expert Antivirus 2009 is a counterfeit anti-spyware program that usually generates fake alerts, scans and popup messages that claim to have found spyware or malware on your computer. Expert Antivirus 2009, not to our surprise, is the actual spyware that you must remove and not the parasites that it supposedly found.
Expert Antivirus 2009 is not a legitimate program for detecting or deleting malware. Your computer may be plagued with real viruses or spyware and you would never know it if you are trusting Expert Antivirus 2009 for detection. Expert Antivirus 2009 is absolutely worthless when it comes to detecting or removing any type of virus or spyware parasites.
In non-techie terms:
Expert Antivirus 2009 is known to come from the same sources as other rogue anti-spyware programs. Usually the source of Expert Antivirus 2009 is a trojan or malicious website that is designed to extort money from you. Expert Antivirus 2009 may attempt to get you to purchase the full version but you must not fall for this trick. Do not ever purchase Expert Antivirus 2009 under any circumstances.
Aliases: Expert Antivirus 2009, ExpertAntivirus 2009, ExpertAntivirus2009.
Expert Antivirus 2009 Automatic Removal Instructions
Expert Antivirus 2009 Manual Removal Instructions
This manual removal method is for techie computer users. Expert Antivirus 2009 manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There's no guarantee that Expert Antivirus 2009 will be removed completely. So read the Expert Antivirus 2009 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 Expert Antivirus 2009 Program
Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall Expert Antivirus 2009 if found.
- To stop Expert Antivirus 2009 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 Expert Antivirus 2009 processes:
For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select "End task".
- To Unregister Expert Antivirus 2009 DLLs (view DLL removal steps)
Search and unregister these Expert Antivirus 2009 DLLs:
To locate the Expert Antivirus 2009 DLL path, go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders. Type Expert Antivirus 2009 and in the Look in: select either My Computer or Local Hard Drives. Click the Search button.
Once you have the Expert Antivirus 2009 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).
- 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 Expert Antivirus 2009 Directories.
To find Expert Antivirus 2009 directories, go to Start > My Computer > Local Disk (C:) > Program Files > Show the contents of this folder.
Search and delete the following Expert Antivirus 2009 directories:
C:\Program Files\Expert Antivirus
C:\Program Files\Expert Antivirus 2009
Right-click on the Expert Antivirus 2009 folder and select Delete.
A message will appear saying 'Are you sure you want to remove the folder Expert Antivirus 2009 and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?', click Yes.
Another message will appear saying 'Renaming, moving or deleting Expert Antivirus 2009 could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?', click Yes.
- To remove Expert Antivirus 2009 icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.
You've completed the Expert Antivirus 2009 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 Expert Antivirus 2009 will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.