Virus Removal Step By Step

A step by step guide on how to remove a virus and clean your system using free tools.
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  • Lectures 27
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 4/2014 English

Course Description

The number of PC's getting infected with viruses is increasing year to year. An infection can cause you to lose access to your PC, lose files, and can cost hundreds of dollars to fix.

Here is a link to a recent article form PCWorld that highlights the current threat from viruses. PCWorld Article

If you take your PC to a computer shop to get a virus cleaned it can cost anywhere from $50 to several hundred dollars. Here is a link to the Geek Squad's page on virus cleanup's so you can get an idea of what prices they charge. Geek Squad Prices

This course will show you step by step how to remove a Virus Infection using free tools and proven techniques.

  • Learn how to create a Bootable CD.
  • Learn how to delete drop files while booted from a CD
  • Learn how to run a Virus Scan while booted from a CD
  • Learn how to boot to Safe Mode
  • Learn how to install and run multiple free AV removal applications
  • Learn how to make sure your system is virus free
  • Join over 250 current students taking the course
  • 30 day Money Back Guarantee

What are the requirements?

  • Windows PC with a working DVD Drive and online connection.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Avoid paying someone else to remove a virus
  • Clean your PC using free tools available online

What is the target audience?

  • People comfortable surfing the web and downloading files from online sources.
  • Some experience with running a PC in Safe Mode helpful but not necessary.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
00:41

Quick overview on what the course covers.

1 page

A PDF file giving a quick overview of the course.

Section 2: Initial Steps and Preparation
02:18

This lecture goes over how to download and burn to a cd the Hiren's boot cd rescue disk.

01:39

This lecture shows you how to download and burn a Linux Mint Live CD.

How To Boot To A CD
Preview
00:33
00:48

This lecture details how to boot to a Hiren's Boot CD once you have created it.

08:50

This lecture demonstrates how to download and create a bootable Linux USB Flash Drive.

14:43

This lecture shows how to download all of the virus removal applications we will be using throughout this course.

1 page

Quick description on how to remove virus drop files.

09:29

This lecture will show you how to remove virus drop files while booted from Hiren's Boot CD.

11:39

This lecture shows you how to clean your Windows registry while booted to Hiren's Boot CD.

1 page

Quick description of how to restore 7-zip files you created from a previous lesson.

00:53

This lecture demonstrates how to restore 7-zip files.

Section 3: Boot to Safe Mode and Run AV Programs
1 page

A quick section overview.

00:59

This lecture shows how to boot into safe mode.

01:16

This lecture shows how to install and run the application Rkill.

01:18

This lecture shows how to install and run the application TDSSKiller.

05:26

This lecture shows how to install and run the application Combofix.

01:39

This lecture shows how to install and run the application JRT(Junk Removal Tool).

02:49

This lecture shows how to install and run the application EmsiSoft.

01:29

This lecture shows how to install and run the application FixTDSS.

03:18

This lecture shows how to install and run the application MBAM(Malwarebytes).

03:30

This lecture shows how to install and run the application Spybot Search and Destroy.

04:31

This lecture shows how to install and run the application AVG antivirus.

Section 4: Final Cleanup
01:30

This lecture shows how to run the Norton Removal Tool if your installation of Norton Antivirus is corrupted.

01:19

This lecture shows how to run the McAfee Removal Tool if you have a bad installation of McAfee AV software.

Section 5: Conclusion
1 page

An overall description of what was taught in this course.

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Instructor Biography

Eric Eisenmann, A+ cert. PC Tech.12+ yrs. exp., 2 Yr. Computer Sci. Degree

My name is Eric and I've been a PC technician for the past 12 years. I have a full-time job in the IT field and spend 45 - 50 hours a week fixing the problems with people's PC's which include software and hardware issues. These problem's can vary from getting a virus infection on a personal laptop to a company having issues with their email server. In addition to my day job I also have many interests in various tech related fields that vary from Android phones to 3D graphics to video editing to application development. I am an A+ certified tech and also have an Associates degree in Computer Science.

Check out my website for more info:

www.Xunile.com

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