Basically there are two possible ways to remove Trojan:Win32/Reveton from your PC i.e. either following the manual removal process or by using an automatic removal tool. The manual removal process involves steps like:
- Terminating processes from Windows Task Manager related to Trojan:Win32/Reveton execution
- Deleting files from command prompt
- Deleting invalid entries from Registry Editor window
However if you are not technical sound enough and find all these steps complicated then it is better to go with the alternative option of using Automatic Trojan:Win32/Reveton Removal Tool.
You can follow the removal steps below to remove the trojan:win32 reventon/c:
Step 1: Stop running process
Click on the taskbar and select the “Start Task Manager” option.
While Windows Task Manager appears, switch to its Processes tab, find out and click End Process button to terminate the processes of the Trojan virus.
Step 2: Show hidden files and folders
For Windows 7/Vista:
Go to Start button on the left corner of the screen and navigate to the Control Panel.
Click on Appearance and Personalization link.
Double-click Folder Options to open it.
Switch to the View tab, check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected
operating system files (Recommended) at Advanced Settings column. Then click OK to apply the
Step 3: Delete all related files of the virus
Go to directory %PROGRAM_FILES%\, and remove all the files associated with the Trojan virus
Step 4: Clean up all malicious registry entries from Registry Editor
Keep pressing Windows + R keys together to bring up Run box, input “regedit” into the box
and hit Enter key or click on OK button to go on.
In the Registry Editor, Search for and remove all the registry entries related to the Trojan horse.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exeStep 5: Restart your PC