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From Last two weeks i was facing some problem in my pc, now i came to knew that this is due to virus and it is very high level virus, please suggest me which anti virus software i can use, so that my data would n't be damaged. pls help me asap....

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You can use Norton or Macafee antivirus software which are very well known and widely use ,I will suggest Norton,
but update the Virus definations before running scan and delete the impacted files if those are not system files or imp files.

Let me know in case of any issue
Enable boot scan also in system Bios.

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Hi there
It depends on the type of virus which has been let loose on your your machine, if its a high risk and destructive virus for example Win32 virus there is nothing much that you can do! If you just caught the virus there may be something you can do to clean the machine although i must warn you that this will only be a temporary fix because it will return within a week or so (maybe even earlier)
Try AVG8 Free and Spybot search and destroy, both of these antivirus and antispy software are completely free!!! just google them both and download and run them, this may resolve the problem for a while. I would however back up all of your data just in case the virus is not removed

Good luck and kind regards

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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