Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus – Removal Instructions

Antivirus Defender 2015, Also called System Defender is one of the rouge anti-virus programs that trick computer users into buying it by displaying alarming virus notifications.  Antivirus Defender 2015 as the name connotes, advises the user of the impending threat brought about by virus infections that have supposedly managed their way into the computer system. However, the only advice it gives is to buy the full or licensed version of itself to remove the infections.  Computer users should understand that while Antivirus Defender 2015 presents itself as an antivirus software, it is actually a fraudulent program that aims to divest people of their money and gather personal financial information that could also be used later by cyber criminals for fraudulent transactions.  

A lot of fake antivirus software baring big brand names such as “Windows” have proliferated the internet nowadays. Only the really careful ones do not get tricked into buying softwares or programs such as the Antivirus Defender 2015 or System Defender which are not actually capable of eliminating any virus or infection from your computer, if indeed, there are.  


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Antivirus Defender 2015, also known as System Defender supposedly scans your computer just like any antivirus does.  After a thorough scan, it reports the list of viruses allegedly  found in your computer. It further recommends that you activate Antivirus Defender 2015 to get “ultimate protection against theft, viruses, malware and other threats”. “Activating” the Antivirus Defender 2015 actually means buying the software at $99.90.  In all instances, always use your common sense.  For example, if you are the type of a computer user who has been careful with all your internet browsing, file sharing and downloading, why would your computer be infected with all sorts of viruses in the first place?  

Secondly, if you are confident with you existing antivirus software, why will you run another antivirus software to do system scan.  Or even if Antivirus Defender 2015 did a scan without your permission, why will you believe its results when you did not intently install that particular antivirus in your computer in the first place? To avoid fake antivirus programs like Antivirus Defender 2015 from entering your computer, sometimes it takes just presence of mind and a lot of discernment.

Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus

Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Antivirus Defender 2015 virus.

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** PLEASE NOTE: If the Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus is on a computer running “WINDOWS 8” see the Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions

Remember: you must be on the infected computer when performing these 3 easy steps to remove the virus.

STEP 1: Start the computer in Safe Mode with Networking
a. Before starting this step, it is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that you write down our 24HR Toll Free tech support phone number incase you run into any issues or would like any additional help with your PC.

If you need help, this is the number to call!

b. To begin, go ahead and turn off the infected computer and wait roughly 20 seconds, then turn it back on.

c. Next Immediately as the computer begins to turn on, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu. You should see an image like the one below.

Selection the option Safe Mode with Networking

d. Next use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option and the computer will begin to boot into safe mode.

STEP 2: Download the Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus Removal Program

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a. Now it is time to open the “Run Command” box.

b.On your keyboard, push and hold the “Windows” key, then press the “R” key. See keyboard diagram below.

Keyboard Shortcut Diagram

c. After you have pressed the “Windows” and “R” key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type the following and press OK:


Windows Run Box

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.

STEP 3: Installing the Antivirus Defender 2015 Virus Removal Program
a. When you see the download box, click the “Run” button. The picture of the download box is below.

Spyhunter Download Box Click Run

b. Now you should be downloading a program called “Spyhunter 4” this program has been developed by a company called Enigma Software. Through their extensive work on Malware research they have developed one of the worlds most successful Virus and Malware removal programs. This program offers easy “point and click” virus removal for Antivirus Defender 2015.

c. After this program runs the scan, you should see a list of “threats” found on your computer. These Threats can be very harmful and may ruin the computer if not removed. To remove these threats click “fix Threats” and then “register” the program to permanently remove the Antivirus Defender 2015 virus and any other threats found.

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*** After registering Spyhunter4 we highly recommend restarting the computer. Then we would like you to make sure everything is working properly. You should notice that the Antivirus Defender 2015 virus has been completely removed. If it has not been removed or the computer is not working 100% to your liking call us immediately at 1-888-895-6053 and one of our techs will help get it working properly again.

Need further assistance? Call us toll free and one of our friendly technicians will kindly walk you through the virus removal process.

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