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How can a computer virus be removed from a computer?


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2008-09-16 16:39:08
2008-09-16 16:39:08

Yes a computer virus can be removed from a computer. At the very least it can be quarantined so it does not affect the system. Norton Antivirus and McAfee Antivirus can scan your system for a virus and get rid of it.

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As long as the computer is operational or until the virus is removed; the longer the virus stays, the more extensive the damage to the computer.

No. Computer viruses remain in computers until removed. Computer lines are designed to transfer packets containing the virus, not storing them.

It stays there and you're gonna have to recycle the infected computer get a new one and download Kaspersky anti-virus and Kaspersky virus removal.

If you suspect there is a virus on your computer, you should immediately scan your computer with an installed antivirus. When your antivirus finds a virus, either have it quarantined or removed. By quarantining a virus, you have the ability to send the file to the antivirus company for analysis, so that way they can protect other clients from the virus.

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Yes,even though the virus is quarantined, the virus isn't removed or blocked from your computer. Quarantine is justthe list that shows what you would like to do with the viruses.

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To get rid of a computer virus, do a system restore to put computer back to original condition, use a computer scan to find malware or spyware or adware or malicious software. also do a clean install. Computer viruses can be removed manually.

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It is a virus and should be removed from your computer immediately. See related link for some guidance on removing it.

Every computer could have a virus but if you use your computer carefully it can be impossible for the virus to come to your computer.

A computer virus causes harm to the computer while a a human virus causes harm to a human beings. A computer virus in curable a human virus is incurable.

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To prevent a computer virus, you first have to get an Anti-Virus program on your computer. And it will scan all of the threats on the computer.

Signs of being infected with virus on computer: slow performance unable to launch programs etc. The best course of action is to have the infection removed as soon as possible.

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Scanning virus only help to find the virus inside your computer disks, but do no other actions, virus is still in your computer. But Removing virus not only find it, but also remove the virus from your computer. Thus no such virus will remain in your computer after that.

Virus-L and computer virus are discussions forums which focus on computer virus issues

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A computer virus refers to a malware program that replicates itself on the other computer programs, boot sector, and the data files. Examples of the computer virus includes the Storm virus, Sasser virus, Nimda virus, Melissa virus, and The Blaster Worm.

As with a biological virus, a computer virus could be serious or not so serious. It depends on what the virus is designed to do, what kind of anti-virus protection and virus vulnerabilities you have, and whether you have important information on your computer.

The first computer virus I believe was the Elk Cloner virus.

A computer virus is software program cabale of reproducing itself which can cause harm and damage to your computer. A virus can cause things to not work properly. For instance, if you turn on your computer it could just stop and turn off because a file in the computer is damaged or has been removed which causes the computer to not startup. Examples of antivirus softare are Mcafee Total Protection, and Norton Internet Security.

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