What is WinActive Antivirus
WinActive Antivirus is yet another fake antivirus software. Just like other scareware software, WinActive Antivirus also uses similar tactics of scaring the users that their PC is infected with malware and spyware. It then trie to sell its full licensed version.
If you are seeing lots of popup and fake warning messages that your system in infected with malware, then chances are that your system is infected with WinActive Antivirus.
Please do not fall in its trap.
You can take following steps for the removal of WinActive Antivirus from your system.
Technical Details of WinActive Antivirus
- Full name: WinActive Antivirus, WinActive Antivirus
- Date Appeared: Apr. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://WinActive Antivirus.com
Do I need to remove WinActive 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.
How to Uninstall WinActive Antivirus scam
The best way for the removal of WinActive Antivirus is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any WinActive Antivirus infections.
Automatic removal of WinActive Antivirus is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove WinActive 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 WinActive Antivirus.
Instructions to get rid of WinActive Antivirus
If you really want to remove the WinActive Antivirus infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the WinActive Antivirus Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove WinActive Antivirus files, folders and all associated WinActive Antivirus DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall WinActive Antivirus registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “WinActive AntiVirus”