Is your computer’s performance very slow? How do you check whether your computer is infected with Viruses, Trojans, Malware, Adware or Spyware?
There are various reasons when your computer’s current performance is very low compared to what it was when you first purchased your desktop computer or a laptop. In order to troubleshoot why the performance has gone down you must have the below mentioned free Trojans, spyware, malware and ad-aware removal tools which will help you find the cause and remove them.
The best tool to find spyware / malware, this free utility will scan your registry and will generate a log file of currently running processes and applications. If you are not computer savvy and you are unsure which application / process are affecting the performance of your computer, you can find a lot of discussion forums which provides technical information online which can help you diagnose your symptoms and cleanup your computer bringing it up to its previous level of efficiency and speeds.
- Spybot – Search and Destroy
As the name says, Spybot – Search and Destroy utility searches for spyware / malware on your computer and destroys them. Spybot has a big database of different types of Spyware and Hijackers that can be identified and removed from your computer.
- Ad-aware Removal Tool
Ad-aware tool from Lavasoft detects pop-up ads, browser default page hijacks, advertising campaigns being displayed in browsers upon clicking on any link and removes them. These will be installed on your computer without your knowledge and keep popping up at regular intervals thus harassing you.