Spyware and Malware Tags: Configuration Malware Computers Spyware Windows 7 Last response: January 5, 2013 11:12 PM in Windows 7 Share omay9813 January 5, 2013 1:03:25 PM Hello, Do I really need to uninstall and reinstall windows on my computer to get rid of spyware and malware? I'm not sure I'm selecting the correct categories. More about : spyware malware | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to omay9813 Register or log in to remove phil22 Windows 7 Expert January 5, 2013 9:40:21 PM Not necessarily, but you need expert advice on how to eradicate the infections otherwise you will get nowhere fast, and with bad advice you could even make the situation worse. I don't see a dedicated malware forum on Tom's Hardware so you have no way of knowing if any advice you get on malware removal here is coming from someone who knows how to deal with it. | Report abuse Reply to phil22 SR-71 Blackbird Windows 7 Authority January 5, 2013 10:55:04 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/239851-49-simple-free... | Report abuse Reply to SR-71 Blackbird bigcyco1 Windows 7 Expert January 5, 2013 11:12:26 PM Anti-virus Protection: Every computer has to have some sort of anti-virus protection. Luckily, you have a lot of great free choices. http://www.avira.com/en/downloads http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VCLpffjZK4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eFPirAk_lw | Report abuse Reply to bigcyco1 Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Spyware and Malware> Related ressources: ForumDifference between malware ,adware and spyware ?? ForumAnti spyware anti malware ForumWhat is the best anti-virus/ malware/spyware software? ForumAnti- Spyware/Malware Recommendations? ForumInteresting Malware/Spyware running that I can't find Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ng-malware ForumMicrosoft Anti spyware found malware : IBIS Toolbar ForumPossible Malware or Spyware ? ForumSpyware , malware , Trojan and the like ForumBest ? Anti: Virus/ Spyware/Malware , etc ... ForumIf i run a anti malware/spyware program... ForumPLEASE! Need help, spyware , malware , whatever this is :( ForumAppears to be a spyware/malware website that shreds your f.. Forumspyware adware malware ? Forumadware, spyware . malware , pop-ups. Forumspyware ? malware ? unwanted pop ups? ForumOptimal anti malware/spyware /virus softwares & their necessity ForumAnti- malware/spyware ForumAVG, Malware Bytes AND Spybot not working ForumMalware .Trace More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !