How to Remove an iMesh Virus

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How to Remove an iMesh Virus
Some malicious programs put your financial information at risk. (credit cards image by Aleksandr Lobanov from Fotolia.com)

IMesh is a file-sharing program. While iMesh itself is harmless, it is often bundled with malicious applications which may record your Web browsing habits, flood your computer with popup advertisements, collect your personal information, and change your Internet and desktop settings. The best way to remove these malicious programs is to run your antivirus program. However, these malicious programs can also be removed manually by following the steps below.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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Instructions

    End Infected Processes

  1. 1

    Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete.

  2. 2

    Click on the "Task Manager," and then click on the "Processes" tab.

  3. 3

    End the following processes. To end a process, right-click on it and select "End Process."

    "driverpg.exe" "attnvg.exe" "bm_insta.exe" "istabm.exe" "bm_insta.exe" "attnvg.exe" "driverpg.exe" "istabm.exe"

    Delete Infected Files

  1. 1

    Click on the "Start" menu.

  2. 2

    Click on the "Search Programs and Files" box.

  3. 3

    Search for and delete the following files. To delete a file, right-click on it and select "Delete."

    "driverpg.exe" "attnvg.exe" "bm_insta.exe" "istabm.exe"

Tips and warnings

  • If you do not have an antivirus program, consider downloading Windows Defender or AVG (see "Resources" below). Both Windows Defender and AVG are free antivirus programs.

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