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How to Know if your Computer Has a Virus – Great Lakes Computer

December 20, 2019


Do you think your computer has been infected
by a virus? Are you experiencing any of the following
scenarios?: Is your browser taking you to websites that
are obviously not your homepage or what you know to be the URL you typed in? Browser Hijack Virus Are you suddenly bombarded with popups, advertisements,
fake alerts? Spyware/Malware infection. Fake spyware/malware scan. Is your PC prompting you to run a scan that
seems out of sorts of your normal antivirus software? Spyware/Malware Fake Scan. Now what should you do?”
First, what NOT to do 1. DO NOT (even though it is tempting) smash
your PC. 2. DO NOT click on anything within the alerts,
scans or redirected websites. 3. DO NOT close the internet browser. Instead… Go to http://www.eset.com/us/online-scanner
(type this directly into your address bar) Click on “Run ESET Online Scanner” to run
a scan of your computer and clean any infections. Next, go to http://www.malwarebytes.org (type
this directly into your address bar) Click on “Free Download”>”Download Now”
and install Malwarebytes. Run a full scan. If you are unable to run any programs or real
scans to resolve the issue, call Great Lakes Computer for 1 Hour Free of Computer Repair
Service *For qualifying businesses only. Not for residential
users. 800-899-4522

4 Comments

  • Reply Privilege August 8, 2013 at 9:29 am

    i use MRT

  • Reply Misaki Loveheart September 29, 2014 at 2:05 am

    I have 2…

  • Reply Tetsuya The Memestar August 11, 2015 at 3:20 am

    I smashed it… Seemed to work very very well in relieving stress and getting rid of the pop ups

  • Reply Jazzie Muffinz August 10, 2016 at 6:36 pm

    Shit. I restarted my computer when I had the site saying I had a virus.

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