What is Alpha Antivirus
Alpha Antivirus is a fake antivirus software, whose only purpose is to take your moeny and do nothing to protect you from virus or malware infections. It takes the help of some trojan infections already present in your system to sneak in a small code into your system, which start displaying lots of fake warning screens and alerts that your system in infected with lots of virus and spyware.
Please do not get scared. You may or may not be carrying these infections, but one thing is sure, that the biggest threat to the security of your computer is this fake antivirus itself.
You ought to do something to remove Alpha Antivirus from your computer.
You can take the help of following steps for the removal of Alpha Antivirus from your system.
Technical Details of Alpha Antivirus
- Full name: Alpha Antivirus, Alpha Antivirus
- Date Appeared: Aug. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Alpha Antivirus.com
Do I need to remove Alpha Antivirus
You can yourself search your computer manually, but it is not recommended unless you are a tech-geek. To save time and effort, we recommend you to download a FREE Scanner.
The best way for the removal of Alpha Antivirus is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any Alpha Antivirus infections.
Automatic removal of Alpha Antivirus is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove Alpha Antivirus, which may sometime lead to erroneous results. If you are not completely aware of all the files and registry entries used by this rogue anti-spyware, then we do not recommend you to attempt for the manual removal of Alpha Antivirus.
Instructions to get rid of Alpha Antivirus
If you really want to remove the Alpha Antivirus infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Alpha Antivirus Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Alpha Antivirus files, folders and all associated Alpha Antivirus DLL files:Learn how to do that
Uninstall Alpha Antivirus.lnk
%Program Files%\Alpha Antivirus
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Alpha Antivirus
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\Alpha Antivirus
Step 3: Uninstall Alpha Antivirus registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Alpha Antivirus”