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Old 08-07-2009
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How to remove Win32 Heur virus

I had installed Windows Xp along with AVG 8 antivirus program on my system. The problem is that just few days back i had done a complete scan of my system. AVG 8 keeps had detected a threat and i found win32 heur virus on my system. I ran a combofix, and it fixed that problem, but now the problem is that AVG keeps on detecting the same virus on my pc. So, can any body tell me that how can i remove Win32 Heur virus from my pc? Does any body knows about it? Kindly help me out to get rid of the above issue.
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Re: How to remove Win32 Heur virus

Win32 Heur (heuristic), also known as the Win/32 Heur virus, is a high-risk self-replicating polymorphic trojan. he Win32/Heur virus infects PC's via dubious filesharing applications, corrupt media files, spam emails and porn related web sites. Once infected, Win32/Heur virus will modify Windows win32 system files, and install additional trojans, worms and viruses onto the infected computer.
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Re: How to remove Win32 Heur virus

It usually installs onto Windows systems without the knowledge of the user. It infects computers through suspicious file-sharing applications, spam emails, corrupt media files etc. In order to remove the Win32/Heur virus, you need to download PCTools Internet Security which will completely removed the virus from your system.
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Re: How to remove Win32 Heur virus

The best and safest way to remove win32 heur is by using a certified antispyware. To remove Win32 Heur Virus you need to clean (reset) your System Restore. You can also try out the following mention steps below.

1. Turn off System Restore

? Click on ?Start,? right-click on ?My Computer,? and select ?Properties.?
? Click on ?System Restore.?
? Access ?Turn off System Restore.? Choose ?OK.?
? Once the prompt to turn off ?System Restore? appears, click on ?Yes.?
? Now Reboot your system

2. Create a new Restore Point

? Click on ?Start,? right-click on ?My Computer,? and select ?Properties.?
? Click on ?System Restore.?
? Access ?Turn off System Restore,? and choose ?OK.?
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