VirusRay Removal Process

October 22, 2007

VirusRay Explanation

VirusRay 3.8 is a fake anti-spyware program. Do NOT purchase VirusRay under any circumstances since it is a fake anti-spyware software. The following process will help you remove it from your system easily and safely.

Are you getting popups from VirusRay? Have you identified that you have VirusRay installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove VirusRay completely from your computer?

Why should you remove VirusRay?

If VirusRay resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that VirusRay may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking VirusRay removal process.

How can you manually remove VirusRay

Manual removal of VirusRay may not be for everyone. Each manual VirusRay removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic VirusRay removal process.

VirusRay can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate VirusRay in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find VirusRay, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
  7. Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this, then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.

    Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\VirusRay 3.8.exe 3.8
  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing VirusRay. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.

    Image 1. Bookmark PCHubs removal process


  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with VirusRay from your computer.

    VirusRay 3.8.exe
    VirusRay 3.8.lnk
    Uninstall VirusRay 3.8.lnk
    VirusRay 3.8.url
    VirusRay 3.8 Website.lnk
    VirusRay 3.8

    If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.

    If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with VirusRay, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.

    Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"


  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with VirusRay by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\VirusRay folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.

  11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed VirusRay completely from your computer. If you find that VirusRay is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic VirusRay removal process.


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