free spam and virus removal software as a temp fix

Posted on 2013-01-24
Last Modified: 2013-11-22
Hi Experts

My home computer is completed messed up with spam and i believe that a virus might have found its way onto the machine...

I currently have microsoft essential...

What can i use to remove the maliware and do a full systems check...
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tailoreddigital earned 250 total points
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Here's a couple handy tools,

You could try a System Restore, as a potential quick fix.

Also if you find crapware installed, a thorough uninstaller might help,

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hi tailoreddigital

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als315 earned 250 total points
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You can downlad and burn Kaspersky Rescue Disk.

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