What should I do about a big virus on my computer?

Answer If your computer has slowed significantly in its operation and you are suddenly getting pop-up ads constantly, then your computer is probably infected by a virus. Slowed performance is a prime indi... Read More »

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I have norton anti-virus and my computer is slow on boot up should I remove it and what should I replace with?

Norton is a very good antivirus BUT it does use a lot of resources. I personally use AVG free. It works great and it's free. AVG scans and updates every morning offering better protection than N... Read More »

I got some serious virus problems on my computer, what should i do?

If you keep getting problems after running the free AV, you can always restore. Make it like it came from the factory..You don't say what your OS is. But if it's one that has been doing auto saves ... Read More »

A virus has been found in my cannot be cleaned and deleted what should i do?

Go to They have a Virus Scanner on their Home Page, and run it to get rid of the virus. AFTER YOU DO, download the Avast Home Edition Program. It does a great job, and it is Fr... Read More »

How do you detect which virus has infected your computer - and if you are unable to find it can you just use a free virus scan that can detect and remove the virus from your computer?

Answer You need to run these 6 essential steps to remove all the spyware on your computer. 1. Run Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) 2. Run the vundo and combo fix 3. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware ... Read More »