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If I Reinstall Vista, Will All The Viruses On My Computer Removed?

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#1 Do I Have a Virus?

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Posted 18 August 2008 - 02:43 AM

For example, if I reinstall Vista because there are viruses on my computer, will they be removed?

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Posted 18 August 2008 - 05:57 AM

A format, and reinstall, should remove everything.
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Posted 19 August 2008 - 10:02 AM

a simple reinstall will not remove them, but as tg1911 said, you need to re-format to remove, but that will remove everyting else too.
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Posted 19 August 2008 - 04:51 PM

hi,,, go to the "am i infected and what should i do" forum of this site and they will help you out with out a reinstall if at all possable,,,
good luck.
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