Not Sure If You Are Infected – Try The Malicious Software Removal Tool

Microsoft have software to remove malware and virus infections and is updated every month through Windows update. However there are no indications of how to run it through the program menu. If you suspect you may have an infection it is worthwhile running it. So how do you run it? First you need to enter – MRT – in the search of either Windows 7 , 8 , or 10 A description will then appear Then choose the type of scan you would like . I would pick the full scan which can take several hours to run. At the end you will see the results. Remember this is not a replacement for your antirus software or for not keeping your operating system and software up to date.

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Use MRT To Scan For Virus Malware Infections

If you think you may have a virus or malware infection on your computer you should consider MRT. MRT is the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool which many actually do not know is on their computer and comes with Windows and is updated monthly by Microsoft when your Windows updates are run. This tool is designed to remove malware and virus infections from your computer and in a lot of cases does a great job or will alert you to potential issues ( if you have a lot ). So how do you run it. Go to the Windows button on your keyboard and press it then R , then enter MRT , then press ok and follow the screen shots below. The Malicious Software Removal Tool is not a replacement for your antivirus but gives a good second opinion but remember it is your actions that count when and… Read More

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