A computer virus is a program or piece of code that is loaded onto your computer without your knowledge and runs against your wishes.
About 32% of computers around the world are infected with viruses and malware, according to Panda Security.
Virus removal can involve a lot of work and be a lengthy process.
What is involved when removing viruses?
- The first step is to make sure the customer's data is backed up and secure, however we cannot guarantee the recovery of data in extreme cases
- The next step would be to scan the system for viruses with our software tools.
- The next stage would consist of restarting in normal mode and monitoring the system carefully.
In extreme cases the system can become completely corrupted by the virus infections and the only course of action is to complete a full factory re-install of the Operating System and re-load all software and the customer's data.
For help and support with keeping your computer safe online there is a lot of very useful information on the following government sponsored website:- https://www.getsafeonline.org/
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