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 phil22 a b $ Windows 7 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. m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 401 $ Windows 7 January 5, 2013 10:55:04 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/239851-49-simple-free... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 a b $ Windows 7 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPossible virus, spyware/malware, or adware Forum SolvedCan you get a virus/malware/spyware simply from using google images (Not clicking anything)? Forum SolvedBest Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware, Anti Spyware? Forum SolvedDifference between malware,adware and spyware?? Forum Best FREE Anti-Virus;Anti-Spyware;malware;adware anti-whatever Forum SolvedAnti-malware/spyware Forum SolvedAnti spyware anti malware Forum Best ? Anti: Virus/Spyware/Malware, etc ... Forum Optimal anti malware/spyware/virus softwares & their necessity Forum What is the best anti-virus/malware/spyware software? Forum Anti-Spyware/Malware Recommendations? Forum PLEASE! Need help, spyware, malware, whatever this is :( Forum Interesting Malware/Spyware running that I can't find Forum Microsoft Anti spyware found malware: IBIS Toolbar Forum spyware adware malware? Forum adware, spyware. malware, pop-ups. Forum Possible Malware or Spyware? Forum Spyware, malware, Trojan and the like Forum Appears to be a spyware/malware website that shreds your f.. Forum spyware? malware? unwanted pop ups? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !