Friday, February 22, 2013

Disk Antivirus Professional: How to Remove/Uninstall the Fake Program?

Trick from Disk Antivirus Professional


‘I think i'm infected with a virus. Every now and then i get a warning saying that my credit card number is going to be stolen and that i need to sign up for this "disk antivirus professional" antivirus program to prevent it.’

By threatening PC users with banking information theft, disk antivirus professional is able to make many of the innocent to install the fake and dangerous program willingly. The rogue has another way to get into your computer by concealing itself in every corner of spam sites or piggybacking on free programs, which is why some of its victims cannot recall the installation.

Users may be delighted to have the professional in hope of making PC performance better as what its name suggests. On the contrary, people get bombarded by security alerts. Here is what people may get according to Tee Support Lab:

Disk Antivirus Professional Imposes Troubles

Disk Antivirus Professional masquerades as a helpful program to clean up infections and ward off security risks to entrap people of paying for its full version. However, one will get nothing but a lot more of non-existent risks and additional installations. Here is the list of additional troubles you may get:

  • Internet connection becomes slow as well as the machine;
  • It took a while before one can open any programs;
  • Computer restarts all of a sudden without notification or reason;
  • When Windows opens, Disk Antivirus Professional scanner does some tests on system and gives a result telling that the computer is flooded with viruses and Trojans if the scan is ever finished;
  • Installed anti-virus software is not loading;
  • When Disk Antivirus Professional prompts to activate the program in an attempt to clean the alleged infections, it is asking for credit card info;
  • It is hard to remove due to the rootkit that comes with it.

People should be always staying alert when someone is asking your banking information or when certain program is pushy to be removed easily. Such program stays for some reason, most of which are information theft. What else one can do to uninstall the rougeware when the real anti-virus program is disabled? You can follow up the steps below. Any puzzle that may prompt up during the removal can be solved if you live chat with online PC experts here.

Easy Steps to Guide you through Disk Antivirus Professional Uninstallation

1. Reboot your computer and log into Safe Mode with Networking.
Step: Reboot your computer. As the computer is booting but before Windows launches, tap the "F8 key" continuously which should bring up the "Windows Advanced Options Menu" as shown below. Use your arrow keys to highlight "Safe Mode with Networking" option and press Enter key.


2. Show hidden files and folders to delete related ones.
a) open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options; 
b) under View tab to tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK;

c) click on the “Start” menu and then click on the “Search programs and files” box. Search for and delete these files created by Disk Antivirus Professional:

%Desktopdir%\Disk Antivirus Professional.lnk
%Programs%\Disk Antivirus Professional\Disk Antivirus Professional.lnk

3: Please stop the processes listed below
Press CTRL+ALT+DEL key to open Task Manager                   

4. Go to the Registry Editor to delete all related entries listed below
Hold down the Windows key on your keyboard and press the "R" button. Type in "regedit" and hit "Enter" to gain access to the Registry Editor.                            

Related registries:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[random] %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professiona\DisplayName Disk Antivirus Professiona
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professiona
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professiona\UninstallString “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professiona\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce "[Random]"
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Disk Antivirus Professiona\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[random]\[random].exe,0


View Disk Antivirus Professional Uninstallation Video Guide Here

Kind Reminder: there were cased that some clients unable to get online over the infected computer. If you are not that techie to solve that puzzle, please do not be freaked out. By simply  clicking to chat with 24/7 online PC experts, your problem will be fixed effectively.

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