Twinbytes can help remove virtually all virus, spyware and malware type
infections without having to format and reinstall Windows. Occasionally
there is no other way, but there is alot that can be done to avoid this.
The best thing is to stay educated as much as possible in this area and
practice preventative action yourself as an end user. Below is some
helpful information to stay preventative and possibly remove the current
infections you have now.
Virus removal is becoming more complicated as time goes on. The creators
of these viruses are getting smarter and making it harder for the
average person to know if it is a virus or a safe link to click on and
install. Some software installation instructions actually tell you to
disable your anti-virus during install because it could block it. That
should make you think twice about installing that software.
Some legitimate software programs will certainly be detected as viruses
but usually they are technicians using them as diagnostic tools, and we
know what we are doing with them, so it's ok to install. The anti-virus
programs are getting more complex to fight off the infections that it
makes are computers a bit slower and can sometimes cause problems. This
is one reason why people have to keep upgrading their computers.
In order to stay protected, you need to keep your anti-virus program
updated as well as the daily virus definitions have to be current. Then
there are Windows updates, Adobe, Java and Flash player updates are
common that need to be done regularly. Just having a good virus
protection program isn't enough anymore. This is why Twinbytes offers
There are several anti-virus programs on the market you can buy.
Twinbytes recommends AVG. Here's a couple of links to AVG main website
and their power tools which can help you be more preventative and for
after the fact. If you prefer a managed virus protection with
business grade protection, you can
download the info flyer on AVG Cloud
care here, and then contact us to setup your
In addition to having a current antivirus and running your Windows
updates regularly as they are available, you should also ensure you have
the latest version of all other software, including, but not limited to
the software listed below which most people have.