How to Remove a Trojan Virus From a Laptop

By Anthony King

Trojan viruses are one of the most harmful computer viruses that you can contract. There are a number of different ways to remove a virus; however, you do not want to give it any time to damage your computer -- you need to remove it as fast as possible.

Step 1

Restart your computer in "Safe Mode." To do this, press "F8" from the beginning screen when your computer first starts to load.

Step 2

Press the "Start" button from your computer's desktop.

Step 3

Slide your mouse ove the "All Programs" tab, then the "Accessories" tab, and finally the "System Tools" tab.

Step 4

Select "System Restore" from the list of options in the System Tools menu.

Step 5

Make sure the "Restore my computer to a previous date" bubble is highlighted, and press "Next."

Step 6

Select a date prior to contracting the trojan virus that you would like to restore your computer to, and press the "Next" button.

Step 7

Restart your computer, and the virus will be gone as if it were never on your computer.