How to Remove the Win32 Heur Virus

Win32/Heur, or Win32 Heur, is a virus that infects computers through corrupt media files, spam emails and illegitimate file sharing applications. The Win32/Heur virus often creates a fake anti-virus program that pops up on your computer and notifies you that your computer is infected. The Win32/Heur virus also can download additional viruses, slow your computer, redirect your Internet browser, and even cause your computer to crash.

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Win32/Heur is a virus that can hijack your computer and slow you browsing..

End Infected Processes

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Press the three-key combination of "Ctrl," "Alt" and "Delete."

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Click on "Start Task Manager."

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Click on the "Processes" tab.

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Right-click on "Win32/Heur.exe," and select "End Process" from the context menu.

Delete Infected Registry Keys

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Click on the Windows "Start" menu.

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Type "regedit" into the Search field and press "Enter" to open the Registry Editor.

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Locate the registry key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Win32/Heur" in the left pane of the Registry Editor window.

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Right-click on "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Win32/Heur," and select "Delete."

Delete Infected Files

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Click the Windows "Start" menu.

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Search for any files named "Win32/Heur." These files may have different extensions. For example, you may fine Win32/Heur.exe or Win32/Heur.dll.

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Delete the files you find in the search.