Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011

 
 
 
 

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 (AVPTool 2011): how it is different from other Kaspersky Lab software?

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2012 Aug 16
 
 
 
 

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 serves for curing computers infected with viruses and other malware.

AVPTool 2011 is another name for Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 the former being frequently used on Kaspersky Lab official forum.

The differences between Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 and other Kaspersky Lab software are:

  • Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 is freeware.
  • Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 can be used both with Kaspersky Lab and third-party anti-virus programs.
  • Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 does not have a function to update its antivirus databases. The only way to actualize the tool is to download it again from Kaspersky Lab servers and install it. It is also necessary to uninstall the previous version of Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 before installing a newer one. 
    Your computer may crash to BSOD, hang and etc. in the result of simultaneous execution of more than one version of Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011. 
  • Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 is unsuitable for providing resident protection on computers. After successful disinfection of a computer, it is recommended to uninstall Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 and install a fully-functional antivirus application.
  • The tool does not function in real-time mode and provides only one function – on-demand scan. 
  • The only technical support rendered for Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 is Kaspersky Lab forum discussions.

 
 
 
 
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