Bobby asked in Computers & InternetSecurity · 1 decade ago

i have a icon on the bottem left of my screen that says antivirus i cant get rid of it it just wants me to buy?

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    You should be able to get rid of it with F-Secure's free Online Malware Scanner: No download required.

    If you gave the program your credit card information, contact your credit card company immediately.

    You should definitely be running an Internet Security Suite -- make sure you find a product that includes anti-virus, anti-spyware and firewall.

  • John
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    You need to get it off your computer.

    Re-boot your computer in SAFE MODE

    To run it in Safe Mode, as soon as your computer turns on hit the F8 key (repeatedly) until a screen comes up

    Choose Start computer in SAFE MODE with network support

    Download and install Malware Bytes and AVAST

    Run a FULL SCAN with both programs - They are FREE.

    Source(s): IT Support Manager
  • 1 decade ago

    Did you download it? or was it included when you bought your computer?

    Either way, try this:

    Open your control panel, Programs and features, and look for the program in the list. from there you should be able to uninstall it.

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