AntispywareXP 2009 Removal Guide and Information
Published by Valentino on September 24, 2008 06:11 am under Spyware Help
Do you know what AntispywareXP 2009 is?
AntispywareXP 2009 (Antispyware XP 2009) was found to be related to Antivirus XP 2008 which we know from a previous removal guide that it is a fake anti-spyware program. AntispywareXP 2009 is no better than Antivirus XP 2008 in that they both facilitate fake popup alerts and warning messages of infections that are not present on your system.
AntispywareXP 2009 may come from a Trojan infection where it is installed automatically without your consent. http://www.antispywarexp2009.com is another means of spreading the AntispywareXP 2009 program. http://www.antispywarexp2009.com is a dangerous website that should not be visited under any circumstances.
In non-techie terms: AntispywareXP 2009 was actually designed to force many computer users to waste their money on the purchase of the full AntispywareXP 2009 program. It is best that AntispywareXP 2009 be removed from your system before any damages are done to your personal data or files.
Aliases: AntispywareXP 2009, Antispyware XP 2009, AntispywareXP2009, http://www.AntispywareXP2009.com.
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AntispywareXP 2009 Automatic Removal Instructions
This automatic removal method is for non-techie computer users. If you’re too lazy to learn about spyware removal or how to access sensitive files in your computer, then this is the method for you.
Before you start: Print or bookmark these instructions because you’ll have to reboot into Safe Mode. Also back up your computer in case you make a mistake.
Download and save SmitFraudFix to your desktop.
Restart your computer in Safe Mode (how to do safe mode). Once the
desktop appears, double click on the SmitfraudFix.exe on your desktop.
After the credits screen, you’ll see a menu. Select the option number 2, which is ‘Clean (safe mode recommended)’, and then
press Enter to delete infect files.
SmitFraudFix will begin cleaning your computer and take a series of cleanup processes. When the process is over, it will automatically begin the Disk Cleanup program.
Once the Disk Cleanup program is complete, you will be prompted with the message ‘Registry cleaning – Do you want to clean the registry’. Answer Y (Yes) and hit Enter. Reboot your computer.
SmitFraudFix will now check if wininet.dll is infected. SmitFraudFix will ask you whether to replace the infected file (if there’s any) ‘Replace infected
file?’ Answer by typing Y (Yes) and hit Enter.
Reboot your computer to complete the cleaning process.
After reboot, a Notepad screen may appear containing a log of all the files
removed from your computer. If it doesn’t appear, a file will be created called
rapport.txt in the root of your drive, (Local Disk C:).
Restart your computer in Safe Mode (how to do safe mode).
Go to C:\\Windows\\Temp, click Edit, click Select All, press DELETE, and then
click Yes to confirm that you want all the items to go to the Recycle Bin.
Go to C:\\Documents and Settings\\[LISTED USER]\\Local Settings\\Temp, click Edit, click Select All, press DELETE, and then click Yes to confirm that
you want all the items to go to the Recycle Bin.
Reboot your computer back to normal mode. Go to Windows Update and download all critical updates.
AntiSpywareXP 2009 Manual Removal Instructions
This manual removal method is for techie computer users. AntiSpywareXP 2009 manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There’s no guarantee that AntiSpywareXP 2009 will be removed completely. So read the AntiSpywareXP 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 AntiSpywareXP 2009 Program
Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall AntiSpywareXP 2009 if found.
To stop AntiSpywareXP 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 AntiSpywareXP 2009 processes:
For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select “End task”.
Search and delete the following AntiSpywareXP 2009 directories:
Right-click on the AntiSpywareXP 2009 folder and select Delete.
A message will appear saying ‘Are you sure you want to remove the folder AntiSpywareXP 2009 and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?’, click Yes.
Another message will appear saying ‘Renaming, moving or deleting AntiSpywareXP 2009 could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?’, click Yes.
To remove AntiSpywareXP 2009 icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.
You’ve completed the AntiSpywareXP 2009 manual removal instructions!
I hope this article has helped you solve your AntiSpywareXP 2009 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 AntiSpywareXP 2009 will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.