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Modem Spy. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Jake Doevan - - | Type: Spyware
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Modem Spy is a specific commercial spyware program designed to record all telephone conversations made using a modem. Records can be sent to a configurable e-mail address. The application must be manually installed. Modem Spy runs on every Windows startup.

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Note: Manual assistance required means that one or all of removers were unable to remove parasite without some manual intervention, please read manual removal instructions below.

More information about this program can be found in Reimage review.

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Modem Spy manual removal:

Kill processes:
modemspy.exe,upgrader.exe

Delete registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunmodemspy

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT.msplgDefaultIcon(Default)=C:Program FilesModem Spymodemspy.exe,0

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT.msplgShellOpenCommand(Default)=C:Program FilesModem Spymodemspy.exe %1

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallModem Spy

Delete files:
modemspy.exe,upgrader.exe,modemspy.ini

Delete directories:
C:Program FilesModem Spy


  • jackson

    Is there a way to Back Trace where file came from? and where information is going?