What is Windows Antivirus Pro
Windows Antivirus Pro is a rogue security software, which tries to cash in on the name of the Windows OS. Like other rogue antivirus and anti malware software, thish too takes the help of some trojans like Vundo, which are already present in your system to display lots of popup messages, fake scan results and alarm screens, which all yell at you to convince you that your system is heavily infected with lots of spyware and malware.
The purpose is to trick you into the purchase of the full version of Windows Antivirus Pro, which is nothing but a crap piece of software. It does not do anything to protect your system from malware.
The presence of Windows Antivirus Pro in your computer is an indicator that your system is already compromised and has vulnerabilities, which needs to be plugged in immediately.
You can take the help of following steps for the removal of Windows Antivirus Pro from your system.
Technical Details of Windows Antivirus Pro
- Full name: Windows Antivirus Pro, WindowsAntivirus Pro
- Date Appeared: July 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Windows Antivirus Pro.com
Do I need to remove Windows Antivirus Pro
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 Windows Antivirus Pro scam
The best way for the removal of Windows Antivirus Pro is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any Windows Antivirus Pro infections.
Automatic removal of Windows Antivirus Pro is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove Windows Antivirus Pro, 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 Windows Antivirus Pro.
Instructions to get rid of Windows Antivirus Pro
If you really want to remove the Windows Antivirus Pro infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Windows Antivirus Pro Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Windows Antivirus Pro files, folders and all associated Windows Antivirus Pro DLL files:Learn how to do that
WindowsAntivirusPro on the Web.lnk
Step 3: Uninstall Windows Antivirus Pro registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Windows Antivirus Pro”