Apply taskkill.exe command to stop Disk Antivirus Professional scam
Disk Antivirus Professional rogue can be easily terminated using taskkill.exe command. The reason why there’s a need to terminate the malicious process of this hoax is because it blocks launching of many legitimate applications. For example, if you have any antivirus installed already and attempt to launch it, the malware will tell you that the file you’re going to execute is infected. The same thing happens when you attempt to run your browser to download security software, or Task Manager, or even taskkill.exe and cmd.exe commands. The same fake warning about the file being infected will come up eventually. When we succeed to kill the process of Disk Antivirus Professional we will then be able to remove it effectively. But how to achieve this worthwhile goal?
Disk Antivirus Professional rogue surely doesn’t want to leave your system. Its mission hasn’t yet been completed. But we need to do something crucially important to stop its malicious process unambiguously. Please follow the guidelines below that will explain to you very well how to get rid of this nasty malware sample that made its nest on your system.
Disk Antivirus Professional malware uninstall steps:
- Enable the display of file extensions on your computer.
- Run Explorer by clicking Win+E.
- Go to the folder –> C:Windowssystem32
- Copy two files –> cmd.exe and taskkill.exe and transfer them to your desktop.
- Rename those files on the desktop –> cmd.exe into explorer.exe and taskkill.exe into iexplore.exe.
- Run from the desktop renamed file cmd.exe (now explorer.exe).
- In the opened window type iexplore /FI “WINDOWTITLE eq Disk Antivirus Professional” /IM * /F
- Press “Enter“.
Important!!! After these procedures implemented the virus hasn’t yet been removed! Now you need to scan your system with our recommended security software – GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
Disk Antivirus Professional removal video guide:
Disk Antivirus Professional virus manual removal:
Disk Antivirus Professional files to be removed:
%Desktopdir%Disk Antivirus Professional.lnk
%Programs%Disk Antivirus ProfessionalDisk Antivirus Professional.lnk
Disk Antivirus Professional virus registry entries to be removed:
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallDisk Antivirus Professiona
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallDisk Antivirus ProfessionaDisplayIcon %AppData%[random][random].exe,0
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallDisk Antivirus ProfessionaDisplayName Disk Antivirus Professiona
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallDisk Antivirus ProfessionaShortcutPath “%AppData%[random][random].exe” -u
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallDisk Antivirus ProfessionaUninstallString “%AppData%[random][random].exe” -u