How to remove Total Vista Security
Total Vista Security description
Total Vista Security is a security threat which usually spreads via trojan. It downloads and installs itself automatically without user’s knowledge. Malware has an ability to hijack y our internet browser to a website which promotes Total Vista Security program as a real one. It is all scam and information is fraudulent.
If you noticed your computer is working slower or your desktop is full of security warnings and alerts stating the system is infected, choose reputable anti-spyware security tool and terminate the parasite. These alerts are fabricated just for tricking you for the purpose to make you purchase illegal Total Vista Security application. It can’t process any security service. It surely will not solve the problem. It only gain to misappropriate your money that you do not need to spend for buying this rogue. You need to ignore those alerts and get rid of the parasite upon detection.
How to get rid of Total Vista SecurityThis infection can be removed using Spyware Doctor.
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How to manually remove Total Vista Security
To get rid of spyware such as Total Vista Security you need to remove processes, search and delete registry keys, DLL and other Total Vista Security related files from your computer.
Take Note: The manual process of removing spyware from your computer is difficult and puts you at risk of damaging your computer. We advise using our automatic Total Vista Security remover.
- Uninstall Total Vista Security from Control Panel
Start > Settings > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs. Double click to uninstall.
- End these Total Vista Security processes:
To stop processes press Ctrl + Alt + Del or click Start > Run > type "taskmgr". Select malicious process in the list and click "End Process" button.
Delete Total Vista Security registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\ command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1″ %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\ command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1″ %*
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1″ %*
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\secfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1″ %*
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “firefox.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “firefox.exe” -safe-mode
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “iexplore.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = “1″
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = “1″
To open registry editor click Start > Run > type "regedit".
Warning! Manual registry entries editing may cause damage to your system.
Download Uniblue RegistryBooster 2010 to scan for registry errors.
Search and delete these Total Vista Security related files: