How can I get rid of Virus:DOS/Rovnix.T detection alert? It was caught by my antivirus but I could not remove it. The virus would not go away anyhow. I tried different antivirus software but they all failed to delete its files. It kept popping up every time I restart my computer as those antivirus programs require. Is there any other ways to get rid of the virus?
Some Basic Knowledge about Virus:DOS/Rovnix.T
Virus:DOS/Rovnix.T is a Trojan virus without any doubts. It has been found to be detected by many reputable antivirus programs successfully but the bad news is that they will not be able to delete the virus anyhow. The detection warning will keep popping up again and again by the them. However, when it comes to deleting the virus files they are confronted with failure. So was a failure for those software to notice the invasion of the virus at the very beginning. The computer detection ability has to be given in to the action of computer users. But the users may not be so experienced with PCs so they are very likely to be cheated by some malicious programs and get the virus installed. Being ignorant, most computer users never pay much attention to the programs they download by themselves. So the problem is that when the hackers have modified the installer packages the users are misled to install a nasty infective file instead of installing a pure program from the internet. As a result of the virus infection, many regular programs you installed on the infected computer will be in trouble. They cannot start up or keep sending you error codes all the time. More and more functions on the infected computer will be disabled gradually. You may realize more and more infections later on.
Symptoms of Similar Trojan Infection :
– This virus can escape from most antivirus protection and get itself installed on computers especially with Windows operating systems.
– It can cause constant stuck or even blue screens on the infected computers.
– Computer users will experience constant security pop ups on the computers which may not truly represent the status of the PCs.
– Certain malware or spyware may be prompted by these fake security pop ups which will end up scamming money.
– Sensitive data like privacy can also be stolen and taken advantages by cyber criminals.
Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions
Up till now, there is not a perfect antivirus that can detect this pesky Trojan virus or delete it completely. Virus:DOS/Rovnix.T has been updated by remote and backstage cyber criminals and is able to escape from the scan of any anti-virus programs thus it is hard to be removed or even found. The most effective way is to remove it manually. The following instructions need quite level of computer expertise. If you don’t know how to that correctly, please contact with YooSecurity online support now!
Step A: Check on your start menu if there are any programs that you are not familiar with. The strange ones will often related to the virus process as it can start automatically with the windows. You can press on Windows key or just click on the start menu to view it. Please notice that you need to click on All Programs to have an overall check on it.
Step B: To remove the Trojan the first thing we need to do is to end its process thus we will not get the error message when we delete its files. To do that, open Windows Task Manager to end process related to this Trojan infection. You can press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time to pull up Window Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find.
Step C: Always any virus files will be hidden files. So we need to show hidden files before we are going to delete them. Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options (As an easy way you can open a folder and hold Alt key and tap on T, O key one by one and folder option window will pops up). Go to Folder Options window, under View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click Apply and then hit OK.
After we can see hidden folders and files we can go to system files and delete the infected files. The path of the virus often can be found from the antivirus which detects it.
Step D: After we delete the virus files from system data we get to remove the registry of the virus from registry editor to prevent it from coming back. You can get Registry Editor by pressing Windows+R keys to pull up Run box and type in regedit to open Registry Editor.
The following is how Windows Registry Editor looks like.
Step E: Delete all these associated files and registry entries with this Trojan virus from Registry Editor. The registry files are listed randomly. Besides, you need to delete the infection files of the redirect virus from your system files to prevent it from coming back. Those files are named randomly also but may be different on different operating systems.
Video on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry Safely:
To Summarize Shortly:
Virus:DOS/Rovnix.T, being a Trojan infected known to all computer researchers, has become headache of many computer users all over the world. It is not hard for famous antivirus to detect it but it turns out to be impossible for them to remove it in short time. Those hackers who created this virus are always trying to update it remotely. So the Trojan will not be possible for the common used antivirus software to delete it. This virus can also cause chances for other threats to infect it. User should remove the virus immediately in order to prevent the computer from suffering more troubles.
Note: Have tried many methods but failed to get rid of this Trojan virus? If you have no clue, please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.
Published by Michael Myn & last updated on February 23, 2014 11:29 pm