Power Antivirus 2009 is a rouge scanner and sometimes it referred to as spyware. Rogue scanners masquerade as antivirus and antispyware and other security programs. It shows as if user’s computer system is infected in order to trick them to paying for a full version. Many times users who pay for the full version of a rouge scanner product will end up with flawed charges on their credit card after purchase. Rouge scanners can spoil security weakness to forcibly install or they may attempt to trick users into installing by masquerading as a free security scan or system tune up. Rogue scanners are also distributed by email scams and alerts etc.
Following are steps to Remove Power Antivirus 2009 for Free.
You will have to stop the processes of Power Antivirus 2009 infection as they will block the removal of the program. Open the Task Manager utility by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete together or you can press Ctrl+Shift+Esc on the keyboard.
Now select the Power Antivirus 2009 filenames in the list of processes and click the End Process button to kill the processes but make sure that you block up all the processes associated with the program. Now you can use the Windows Registry Editor utility to remove the entries for the Power Antivirus 2009 program from your operating system. Click the Start button and type regedit into the Start Search box and then click the Registry Editor option that appears in the list to open the Editor utility.
After that, click the Edit menu and choose the Find option. Now enter the name of the Power Antivirus registry entry into the search box and click on the Find button to display the registry entry. Now Right click on the entry and click Delete from the context menu.
You can now Locate and delete the remaining Power Antivirus 2009 files and folders. After deleting the files, click Start and choose the Search option. Now you can select all files and folders and enter the name of the Power Antivirus 2009 files into the search box one by one. Now click Local Hard Drives and click the Search button to display the file, then Right click the file and choose Delete you have to complete this process for each of the Power Antivirus 2009 files.
You can now close the search window to return to the desktop. Now, Right click the Recycling Bin and then choose Empty.
That is it the process to remove Antivirus 2009 program from the computer.