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RogueKiller - Tutorial

RogueKiller - Tutorial

What is RogueKiller?

RogueKiller is an anti-malware program (provided by Adlice Software) that can detect all kind of threats, from adware to rootkits, viruses, ransomware.

Premium version also provide Real-Time Protection against malware, and a module to prevent your Documents from being encrypted by Ransomware.

Roguekiller: installation and first use

  • Download RogueKiller on your desktop, and install it.
  • Quit all running programs
  • Launch RogueKiller, accept the EULA and click Scan.
  • A report will be generated after the scan (you can publish it on the appropriate forum).
  • Click Remove.

Important Notes

  • If RogueKiller does not start, rename it to winlogon (winlogon.exe).
  • The Delete button is only available after the scan. Don't forget to uncheck false positives detected during the scan.
  • At the end of the scan a report will be created (RKreport.txt), publish it on the appropriate forums to learn more about the nature of the infection.
  • If the program doesn't launch, do not hesitate to try several times.


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