Antivermins-annoying pop-up, make it stop!

  BearHead 01:16 14 Feb 2007
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Hi, i read on the internet that the Antivermins program can protect me from spyware but instead it turned out to be a 'spyware-like' application. All I got in the downloaded demo is a free scan and thats as far as it goes, but the real nightmare is that every 3 minutes a big huge baloon pops up telling me to buy the full software which takes up a fair ammount of screen space and doesn't allow me to see the screen properly, I have to close it every time it pops up. I tryed to uninstall Antivermins, removed it from the startup, tryed to shut down its procces in CTrL-Ant-Del menu, nothing helped, if anybody have any idea on how to fix this problem, pleeeease, help.....

  Kate B 01:35 14 Feb 2007
  bennyhillslovechild 01:35 14 Feb 2007

A decent antispyware program should remove this, try Spybot or Adaware etc.

Or, manual instructions on the removal of Antivermins
click here

  bennyhillslovechild 01:37 14 Feb 2007

Sorry Kate B, must have typed at the same time as you there.

  BearHead 01:53 14 Feb 2007

that spyhunter cost money... any free software to remove spyware??

  bennyhillslovechild 01:56 14 Feb 2007

Sypbot click here

Adaware se click here

or VoG details a fair few in this thread
click here

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