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One of main virus culprits people suffer from is the recycler virus. The recycler virus is a variation of the Non-Technical People: Your quick and dirty
W32.Lecna.H worm. The virus is generally spread via removable devices like USB drives, memory sticks, CD- guide
ROMs, DVDs, or other portable devices. The virus enters your PC via the autorun feature found on these types of
devices. The Windows autorun feature is initialized by the autorun.inf file. The virus can also infect a system via Excel Formulas: 10 Formulas That Helped Me
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When the recycler virus enters a system, it creates hidden files and batch folders on each drive on the system.
These hidden files can rewrite registry files. The biggest threat posed by the recycler virus is that it can connect Top 10 Programming Languages to Learn in
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The recycler virus is notoriously difficult to get rid of because of the number of files it affects within the system
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and because of the fact that it infects the registry files as well. Antivirus programs are sometimes able to identify
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It is possible to remove the recycler virus manually, but these steps are not recommended for new PC users. If 15 questions
you are not comfortable making changes to the registry or using the task manager, then the best advice is to
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The steps below are designed to help you try to remove the recycler virus. Since the virus copies itself to a
number of different locations and onto all drives on the computer, you may need to follow some of the steps for
the different drives or devices you use.

Try Your Antivirus Software


There is no harm in trying your antivirus program first. This is often the easiest way to get rid of a PC virus. If
you do not have antivirus software then download a free version from a reputable website. AVG have a free virus
program and AVAST also offer a free version of their virus protection software. If the software finds the virus and
safely removes it, then you are done with the least amount of hassle or risk to your data.

Search for cftmon.exe


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Search for cftmon.exe


If your antivirus program does not remove the virus, then first create a restore point on your PC. Once the
restore point has been created, right click the windows taskbar or press Ctrl, Alt and Del and select task manager
to start the task manager. This is what the task manager screen looks like:

Click the processes tab and then search for ctfmon.exe. Select the file and click end process. Close the task
manager.

Search for ctfmon.exe


Once the process has been disabled, click the windows start button:

Search for ctfmon.exe using the search bar and delete any copies of the file that you find. Once you have
deleted all copies of the file, then restart your computer in safe mode.

Restarting in Safe Mode


To restart in safe mode, click F8 as the computer starts to force Windows to start in safe mode. Once the
computer has started in safe mode, look for all autorun.inf files. Check within the hidden files too. Delete these
files. Repeat the search on all of the drives and then once youve deleted the files, make sure you empty the
recycle bin.

Delete the Entries Within the


Registry
Once youve completed the above steps, then click the Windows Start icon and type regedit to edit the registry:

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Click Edit and then select find and search for NoDriveTypeAutoRun. Restart your computer.

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