is a bootable USB drive that runs before your computer boots so that it can remove malware from outside the Windows (or MacOS) environment and within a Linux-based environment. The FixMeStick's multi-scanner uses scanning engines from three anti-virus companies: Kaspersky, Avira, and Sophos, and accesses an additional set of anti-virus scanners online via OPSWATs Metadefender.
FixMeStick is available for purchase
from the vendor's website
, and retail stores such as Walmart, Best Buy, Office Depot, and Frys. However, there are many free LiveCD/Rescue CD utilities
which can do essentially the same thing for people who prefer to build versus buy.
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provides additional information and indicated he is available to answer any questions or concerns about the product. FixMeStick-Support
is also an Authorized FixMeStick Rep
who visits the Bleeping Computer forums and participates in related discussions.06/22/17 Mod Edit by quietman7 to include updated information.