Truthfully, it is much easier to maintain a computer from any malware than cleaning those who are already infected. But if your computer is already infected, you cannot do something anymore other than saving what was left. Fortunately, there are many websites which you can seek information and help regarding your issue. Your computer maybe your business or the means of your living that is why you will find every means just to save it. You are very lucky today because in this article, you can read some basic tips in which you can clean an infected computer from viruses, spywares and malwares.
Here are the tips that will help you:
- Before you start cleaning make sure you have your files back up. Those files that is not yet infected and very important to you. In the process of cleaning some files maybe deleted because they are already infected. You can put the files or data on a CD or in your USB storage device.
- Then, install and run an anti-virus which has already the complete protection from not only for viruses but as well as for spywares, malwares and phishing. You can find many paid yet cheap anti-viruses in the market that can be reliable. All you need is read some reviews from the users of those anti-viruses.
- Defrag your computer. Defragmenting your computer keeps your files arrange on your hard disk. Think of your hard disk like a cabinet where through time files may disarrange and should be put back on the place they should be.
- If the infection is already severe, reformatting your computer is the last option so malwares will not go back. But before you reformat make sure you have executed the step “a” and after reformatting do step “b”.
Now you can turn back your computer without any infection. All you need to do now is keep iit from malwares.