Fast Windows Antivirus 2011
Written by Tomas Meskauskas
Damage level: High
Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 elimination guide
Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is a bogus computer antivirus program that should not be trusted. The program imitates the scanning of users' computers and then provides false promises to remove the 'detected' security infections should users purchase a license key. These rogue programs are often distributed via fake video codecs and there are many fake websites distributing this fake program. These websites may attempt to trick you into downloading Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 by displaying a video.
When you click a play button in one of these videos, a message is displayed indicating that you need to update your flash player or that you need to download additional codecs. When you agree to downloading or updating the codec software, your computer will be infected with this fake program. It will perform fake security scans and present you with multiple security warning messages. This fake program states that your computer has multiple infections, and to remove them, you will be asked to buy a full version of Fast Windows Antivirus 2011. Do not purchase this program, it is useless and designed only to steal money from your credit card account. You should ignore the warning messages and remove this fake software from your computer as soon as possible. If by mistake you have already bought this fake scanner, contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is created by Internet criminals who designed this rogue program to imitate genuine security software. The security scans and warning pop-ups displayed by this malicious program are false and are merely steps taken to scare PC users into believing that their computers are at risk and then coercing them into purchasing Fast Windows Antivirus 2011.
Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 removal
1. Download fix.reg file. After saving the file to your desktop, double click fix.reg and then click YES to confirm.
2. Open Internet Explorer, click Tools and select Internet Options. Select "Connections".
3.Click LAN settings, if 'Use a proxy server for your LAN' is checked, uncheck it and press OK.
4. Download legitimate anti-spyware software to fully remove Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 from your computer.
Other tools known to remove Fast Windows Antivirus 2011:
If you are unable to remove Fast Windows Antivirus 2011, you can use these manual removal instructions. Use them at your own risk, since if you do not have strong computer knowledge, you could harm your operating system. Use them only if you are an experienced computer user. (Instructions on how to end processes, remove registry entries...)
End these Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 processes:
Remove these Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 registry entries:
Delete these Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 files:
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Fast Windows Antivirus 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Fast Windows Antivirus 2011\
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Fast Windows Antivirus 2011\Fast Windows Antivirus 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Fast Windows Antivirus 2011\Uninstall Fast Windows Antivirus 2011.lnk