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Internet Antivirus Pro removal free

I downloaded what I thought was Windows software from the Internest and it turned out to be Internet Antivirus Pro. OMG! I've tried to delete it from my computer and matters have gotten worse. How do I rid this monster from my computer?

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  • msmith4567 Dec 26, 2008

    This is ridiculous. I thought you were to solve the problem, not to tell me what Internet Antivirus Pro is. That I already know. What a rip off!


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Click the start icon then click the control pannel option then click the add/remove programs and there it will be listed just remove the antivirus software loaded and shut down your computer. but if its some virus site you loaded by mistake thinking of anti virus just require to format the pc,to make it proper. thanks.

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To remove it you will have to go to start>programs>control panel>add/remove programs.You will get a list of programs select your antivirus name and click on uninstall.

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Internet Antivirus Pro is online fraud and a computer parasite. It spreads through software exploits (usually via web browser vulnerabilities), but it may also trick people into downloading this useless software manually. InternetAntivirusPro uses online advertisements to attract customers and make them interested in buying this malware.

When installed, InternetAntivirus Pro starts loading many pop-ups with security-related content. It usually reports security and privacy risks or displays results of system scan. All these messages are fabricated to scare people into purchasing the full version of Internet Antivirus Pro. Do not trust pop-ups loaded by InternetAntivirus Pro! This program is not an anti-virus; it mimics anti-virus applications in order to get money.

InternetAntivirusPro may slow down computers performance and internet connection.

Posted on Dec 26, 2008

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    blueextc3221 Dec 26, 2008
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    blueextc3221 Dec 26, 2008

    Windows Defender may also be able to do it. Download that directly from MS website.

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    blueextc3221 Dec 26, 2008

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    Internet Antivirus Pro Removal Guide
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    Do you know what Internet Antivirus Pro is?

    Internet Antivirus Pro is another rogue anti-spyware program that is very detrimental to the normal operation of your computer. Internet Antivirus Pro is basically useless software that can be compared to a dangerous virus infection. Internet Antivirus Pro, after installed, greats you with many popups that are all fake messages about how your computer has an issue or infection that needs to be addressed. Any message related to InternetAntivirusPro is bogus.

    InternetAntivirus Pro was found to come directly from the website where the InternetAntivirus Pro program can be purchased. To sum things up, Internet Antivirus Pro is not an antivirus application but more like spyware that may eventually damage your computer files.

    In non-techie terms: Internet Antivirus Pro should never be purchased under any circumstances. Internet Antivirus Pro is a waste of money and you will only disappoint yourself by downloading, installing or purchasing this useless program. Internet Antivirus Pro may be hard to remove without the guidance of a complete removal guide as shown below. website image:

    Aliases: Internet Antivirus Pro, InternetAntivirus Pro, InternetAntivirusPro, Internet-Antivirus-Pro,

    Internet Antivirus Pro 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.

    1. Download and save SmitFraudFix to your desktop.
    2. Restart your computer in Safe Mode (how to do safe mode). Once the
      desktop appears, double click on the SmitfraudFix.exe on your desktop.
    3. 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.
    4. 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.
    5. 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.
    6. 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
      Answer by typing Y (Yes) and hit Enter.
    7. Reboot your computer to complete the cleaning process.
    8. 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:).
    9. Restart your computer in Safe Mode (how to do safe mode).
    10. 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.
    11. 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.
    12. Reboot your computer back to normal mode. Go to Windows Update and download all critical updates.

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    blueextc3221 Dec 26, 2008

    Internet Antivirus Pro Manual Removal Instructions
    This manual removal method is for techie computer users. Internet Antivirus Pro manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There’s no guarantee that Internet Antivirus Pro will be removed completely. So read the Internet Antivirus Pro 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 Internet Antivirus Pro Program
      Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall Internet Antivirus Pro if found.
    2. To stop Internet Antivirus Pro 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 Internet Antivirus Pro processes:
      %PROGRAMFILES%\Internet Antivirus Pro\IAPro.exe
      For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select “End task”.
    3. To Unregister Internet Antivirus Pro DLLs (view DLL removal steps)
      Search and unregister these Internet Antivirus Pro DLLs:

      To locate the Internet Antivirus Pro DLL path, go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders. Type Internet Antivirus Pro and in the Look in: select either My Computer or Local Hard Drives. Click the Search button.
      Once you have the Internet Antivirus Pro 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).
      Search and delete the following Internet Antivirus Pro directories:
      %AllUsersProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Internet Antivirus Pro
      %AppData%\Internet Antivirus Pro
      %ProgramFiles%\Internet Antivirus Pro

      Right-click on the Internet Antivirus Pro folder and select Delete.

      A message will appear saying ‘Are you sure you want to remove the folder Internet Antivirus Pro and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?’, click Yes.
      Another message will appear saying ‘Renaming, moving or deleting Internet Antivirus Pro could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?’, click Yes.

    4. To remove Internet Antivirus Pro icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.

    You’ve completed the Internet Antivirus Pro manual removal instructions!

  • blueextc3221
    blueextc3221 Dec 27, 2008

    please see the bottom of my post which gives 2 methods for removal ! also an internet based removal link.

  • blueextc3221
    blueextc3221 Dec 27, 2008

    there is no EZ fix. It is going to take time to root it out. Please print and follow the instructions I have given you.


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