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Win 7 Antispyware 2011. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Jake Doevan - -   Also known as Win7Antispyware2011 | Type: Rogue Antispyware

Win 7 Antispyware 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware which may enter your system unnoticeably because it applies backdoor techniques of distribution. Win 7 Antispyware 2011 infects only the ones machines that run Windows 7, but it can also come inside with a name of Vista Antispyware 2011 or XP Antispyware 2011 if it detects Vista or XP running there. This program has been actively malvertised in the beginning of November and with its numerous relatives they all make this huge Fake Security AntiMalware Guard antiviruses family.

When this rogueware called Win 7 Antispyware 2011 installs onto the targeted PC, it firstly installs its executable file pw.exe which you will have to stop to make this scamware disabled. After this and some other modifications, Win 7 Antispyware 2011 becomes powerful enough to launch as soon as you reboot your computer and additionally starts continuous interruptions. Phony alerts, fabricated virus scanners and tons of warnings and notifications – that’s what you will get after this rogue anti-spyware gets on your computer. Win 7 Antispyware 2011 typically informs about numerous viruses detected and even shows how it scans your computer to find them. Here are some of Win 7 Antispyware 2011 misleading alerts:

Internet Explorer alert. Visiting this site may pose a security threat to your system!
Possible reasons include:
– Dangerous code found in this site's pages which installed unwanted software into your system.
– Suspicious and potentially unsafe network activity detected.
– Spyware infections in your system
– Complaints from other users about this site.
– Port and system scans performed by the site being visited.
Things you can do:
– Get a copy of Vista Antispyware 2011 to safeguard your PC while surfing the web (RECOMMENDED)
– Run a spyware, virus and malware scan
– Continue surfing without any security measures (DANGEROUS)
System danger!
Your system security is in danger. Privacy threats detected. Spyware, keyloggers or Trojans may be working the background right now. Perform an in-depth scan and removal now, click here.

In fact, the only reason why Win 7 Antispyware 2011 was created is to push you into purchasing its useless license. After showing these pop-ups, Win 7 Antispyware 2011 tells that only its “full” variant is powerful enough to remove detected viruses and fix your PC. However, you can be sure that Win 7 Antispyware 2011 ads are not genuine and they give invented information. The only way how you can fix your PC is to remove Win 7 Antispyware 2011. Do this as soon as possible because it may even destroy your OS. Win 7 Antispyware 2011 is dangerous and definitely not wanted on your computer. Please follow the guidelines below to get rid of this scareware.

UPDATE!!! One of PC security bloggers, S!Ri, has announced about a serial code that may help you to disable those malwares that all change their names according to OS they find. Enter this serial code when doing Win 7 Antispyware 2011 registration: 145-17884799-7733. This and the order number 21197673 should also work for earlier versions of this type of parasite. After typing them, you should become able to use your anti-spyware, if it fails follow the guide written below. Be aware that these numbers are expected to change in the near future!

How to remove Win 7 Antispyware 2011:

a) Burn these programs to CD or write them to USB disk. You can use your MP3 player, or smartphone if it has storage functions. This parasite does not spread through USB at the moment:

1. STOPzilla or an automatic removal tool below. Update STOPzilla and run a full system scan.

2. You might want to download Hitman Pro or Malwarebytes as alternate scanners. Though you are likely to be able to download them later on.

b) Boot normally. Wait for XP Guard to launch, and run exeregfix.reg . This should allow launching legitimate programs

c) Delete or remove the files that are mentioned in our files box. You can use STOPzilla to identify the infected files and additional infections or automatic Win 7 Antispyware 2011 removal tool. Do not forget update it before scanning. Remove what it finds.

d) Scan with STOPzilla and secondary tools and reboot your PC. This should fully get rid of Win 7 Antispyware 2011.

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  1. Guest says:
    February 20th, 2011 at 10:02 am

    can i use Norton AntiVirus 2011 with antispyware to get rid of Win Antispyware 2011?

  2. TD says:
    May 16th, 2011 at 7:05 pm

    I want to know who created this, who is behind this. They must be punished.

  3. Ruth Acker says:
    December 23rd, 2011 at 4:44 pm

    I agree. The creators are thieves and need to be treated accordingly. Why doesnt the government go after the creators? Everyone loses (both time and money) with these.

  4. Micah says:
    May 26th, 2011 at 11:05 pm

    It appears that McAfee antivirus CAN NOT DETECT THIS! So look out!

  5. phil from oz says:
    June 6th, 2011 at 6:06 pm

    Try SpybotSD… it finds this one and helps you remove it.

  6. phil from oz says:
    June 6th, 2011 at 7:06 pm

    Also, it may not always show as “pw.exe”… in my case it was “trw.exe”.

  7. HUYRY says:
    December 30th, 2011 at 12:31 pm

    I GOT 2012?! WTF?!

  8. hundi says:
    December 31st, 2011 at 6:44 am

    Also, it may not always show as “pw.exe”… in my case it was “trw.exe”. – yes?

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