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Rapid Antivirus. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as RapidAntivirus, Rapid Antivirus 2.7, RapidAntivirus 2.7 | Type: Malware
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Rapid Antivirus (also known as RapidAntivirus 2.7) is new rogue anti-spyware application which shows many falsified notifications about imaginary system risks and multiple virus infections. This is the way to push user into purchasing of RapidAntivirus full version. Usually parasite comes to computer with video codec that contains trojan in it. Once trojan is in computer it automatically downloads Rapid Antivirus or other rogue application.

When parasite is on board it will display you messages that imitates system tray messages of Windows Security alerts. These reports contain information about raft number of different infections and multiple system risks. Remember that all these notifications are faked, because parasite cannot know about infection on your computer. Any click on these pop-ups and you will be redirected to the rapidantivirus.com or rapidantivir.com websites. This aggressive advertisement is made to push people into unnecessary money wasting. Rapid Antivirus 2.7 can be a reason of multiple problems on your computer like system slowdown, changed browser settings and even limited internet connection. Rapid Antivirus properties:
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Connects itself to the internet
• Hides from the user
• Stays resident in background

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Rapid Antivirus manual removal

Kill processes:
Rapid Antivirus.exe
uninstall.exe
restart.exe
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Rapid Antivirus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\run ieupdate
Delete files:
%UserProfile%\\Application Data\\install_511_MHw0MXwwfHx8fHx8fHw_\\base2.dat
%UserProfile%\\Application Data\\install_511_MHw0MXwwfHx8fHx8fHw_\\base.dat
%UserProfile%\\Application Data\\install_511_MHw0MXwwfHx8fHx8fHw_\\spline.dat
%UserProfile%\\Application Data\\install_511_MHw0MXwwfHx8fHx8fHw_\\Desc.dat
%UserProfile%\\Application Data\\Rapid Antivirus\\Rapid Antivirus.ini
%profile%\\application data\\Rapid Antivirus\\base.dat
%profile%\\application data\\Rapid Antivirus\\base2.dat
%profile%\\application data\\Rapid Antivirus\\desc.dat
%profile%\\application data\\Rapid Antivirus\\Rapid Antivirus.ini
%profile%\\application data\\Rapid Antivirus\\spline.dat
%program_files%\\Rapid Antivirus\\howtobuy.txt
%program_files%\\Rapid Antivirus\\id.dat
%program_files%\\Rapid Antivirus\\license.txt
Delete directories:
%UserProfile%\Application Data\install_511_MHw0MXwwfHx8fHx8fHw_
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Rapid Antivirus

Geolocation of Rapid Antivirus

Map reveals the prevalence of Rapid Antivirus. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: India and United States.

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Comments on Rapid Antivirus

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Rosinalva
Some people find it kinda iidmnitating to do the updates, mostly because they are unsure if they are legitimate update requests or not. The rule of thumb though is this the little yellow shield is Windows updates, Java, Adobe and your anti virus, more often than not that is ll the major updating you are going to need and those big four need to be taken care of!
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<Guest>
This malware is also getting into the MacBook mozilla, and there are no published ways to remove it on the Mac.
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<Guest>
hey i have this rapid antivirus but it block my internet cant even get online to remove it what should i do?
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<Guest>
meh i just deleted the folder but it brought friends so im guessing im going to need to restore
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Jen
I highly recommend using Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, I googled it and downloaded the program. It was free, very effective and fast! It got rid of that annoying Rapid Antivirus!! Highly recommend it!!
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<Guest>
I used Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and it worked perfectly. I finally got rid of that annoying Rapid Antivirus crap and it was free, I highly recommend it. It was very quick too!
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<Guest>
I used SUPER Antispyware and got rid of it. I'm so glad.
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<Guest>
using ccleaner got rid of most of the files then i manually found te file folder of rapidantivirus in program files. DELETED
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<Guest>
this program even acts like its restarting windows. first you will get the blue screen of death then the windows xp boot screen with a message about rapid
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Maggot Faggot
Download Spyware Doctor through the Google Pack and it can remove some of the harmful stuff for free without registration.
OMG , those stupid porn icons are sooooooooo annoying!!!
i cant delete them, does anyone know how?
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