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Avira AntiVir Rescue System is a Linux-based application that allows accessing computers that cannot be booted anymore.
- Download The Avira AntiVir Rescue System from here.
- Just double-click on the rescue system package to burn it to a CD/DVD.
- Then please use that CD/DVD with Avira Rescue System to boot your computer.
At the boot option please press the number 1
on your keyboard to 1 Boot AntiVir Rescue System (default)
and press Enter
or just wait.
You will then see the graphical interface of Rescue CD loading modules and mounting devices. The default language is German, but you can change it to English anytime by clicking on the English flag on the lower-left side of the screen.
, please select Scan all files
, Try to repair infected files
and Rename files if they cannot be removed?
.Then please go back to Virus scanner and click Start scanneren.The Avira AntiVir Rescue System
- repair a damaged system,
- rescue data,
- scan the system for virus infections.
Please let me know if after running that, you are able to open things now. We will still have more to do, but we need to get your computer in a workable state first.