Remove A-Fast Antivirus
Removal instructions

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A-Fast Antivirus is also known as A-FastAntivirus, AFast Antivirus | Type: Rogue Antispyware
A-Fast Antivirus is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses misleading methods to scare users into thinking that their computers are infected with malware. This scareware is promoted through the use of Trojans and various malicious websites such as fake online scanners. Once installed, A-Fast Antivirus will simulate a system scan and report numerous infections. Then it will prompt you to pay for a full version of the program to remove the infections which don't even exist. Furthermore, AFast Antivirus will display fake security alerts and pop-ups from Windows taskbar stating that your computer is not protected or under attack from a remote computer. Some of those fake security alerts read:


System warning!
Continue working in unprotected mode is very dangerous. Viruses can damage your confidential data and work on your computer. Click here to protect your computer.


Critical System Warning!
Your system is probably infected with a version of Trojan-Spy.HTML.Visafraud.a. This may result in website access passwords being stolen from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Outlook etc. Click Yes to scan and remove threats (recommended).

The rogue program also blocks legitimate anti-malware programs and system tools such as task manager stating that it's infected. A-Fast Antivirus is a scam. Don't buy this bogus program. Instead, please use the removal instructions below to remove A-Fast Antivirus from your computer as soon as possible.

Removal guide for A-Fast Antivirus:

When removing A-Fast Antivirus, reboot your computer into Safe Mode with Networking at first (Just reboot a machine and before Windows is launched start tapping F8 button. You will see a table with this option). Then, login as the same user you were previously using in the normal Windows mode, download Spyware Doctor anti-spyware and save it on your desktop. Make sure you install it and update the program before performing a scan. Now you will have to choose performing a full system scan, the program will list and offer to remove all the detected malware.

If the A-Fast Antivirus still blocks legitimate anti-malware programs, please use of the the following serials to activate A-Fast Antivirus. Then you will be able to use an anti-malware program to remove the infection.

B0B302F772
C197C46C46
B20C1467B7
041E4B235A
25CCCC7329
9926220EED
A58EC19D33
C15F2FF276
F61E370D62
DDAD6A7A2C
9F8122FE00
3754DD9DA6
3DC52EA100
EE73BBFFA6
7E61C9C7DF
EE34D2E8A7
AA61971AA1
9D2510E3E8 A-Fast Antivirus properties:
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Connects itself to the internet
• Stays resident in background

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A-Fast Antivirus manual removal

Kill processes:
A-Fast.exe
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareA-fast
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DosableTaskMgr" = "1"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "fast"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMControlSet001ServicesSharedAccessParametersFirewallPolicyStandardProfileAuthorizedApplicationsList "C:Program FilesA-fastA-fast.exe"
Delete files:
A-Fast.exe
Delete directories:
C:Program FilesA-fast

QR code for A-Fast Antivirus removal instructions

A-Fast Antivirus qrcode QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.
The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like A-Fast Antivirus are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall A-Fast Antivirus right in your pocket.
Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.

Information added: 2010-05-03 11:31
Information updated: 2012-01-31 10:38

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Users comments about A-Fast Antivirus:

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Guest
Wait, why did they call it A-Fast?

The A-Fast motto is "Complete system protection."
The Avast motto is "be free"

Yep, still havent used them...
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<Guest>
a-fast antivirus is a mimick of avast antivirus, huh?
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<Guest>
Hmm...

"avast! Antivirus"
"A-Fast Antivirus"
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