Manual removal instructions:

The file DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE is malware related. You must delete the file DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE immediately!

Use this guide to remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE manually:

STEP 1: Uninstall DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).

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STEP 2: Open Task Manager and close all processes, related to DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.

Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from running processes Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from running processes.

STEP 3: Inspect the Windows services. Press Win+R, type in: services.msc and press OK.

Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from Windows services Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from Windows services.

Disable the services with random names or contains DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE in it's name or description.

STEP 4: After that press Win+R, type in: taskschd.msc and press OK to open Windows Task Scheduler.

Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE from scheduled task list.

Delete any task related to DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE. Disable unknown tasks with random names.

STEP 5: Clear the Windows registry from DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus.

Press Win+R, type in: regedit.exe and press OK.

Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from Windows registry Remove DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE virus from Windows registry.

Find and delete all keys/values contains DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE.

STEP 6: Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE presence.

Fix infected shortcuts.

STEP 7: Remove a virus from Google Chrome.

STEP 8: Remove a virus from Internet Explorer.

STEP 9: Remove a virus from Mozilla Firefox.

STEP 10: And at the end, clear your basket, temporal files, browser's cache.

DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE is related to: Win32:Malware-gen, DRIVERDETECTIVE.EXE. Virustotal = 6/61 MD5 = 6F54BC1A49E5185FB919D05F6D77A934 File Size: 5283204


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