Some malware cannot be removed from your computer easily, once they get past your anti-virus protection and integrate themselves deeply in your system – sometimes making it unbootable.
The Rescue CD will scan your system and resolve issues that it finds or comes across, along the way.
Bit Defender Rescue CD includes a handful of useful extras, including GParted, Test Disk, Thunar File Manager, Firefox web browser and Foxit PDF reader.
They then allow you to launch the operating system directly from the CD so that you don’t need Windows to be running on your PC.
It is from this CD-based operating system that you are allowed to access and launch your hard drive and all your files.
The CD/DVD will be ejected at completion of the burning process. Press key '2' to choose "boot into Anti Vir Rescue System" and confirm with . After you boot the Avira Anti Vir Rescue System from the CD, you will see a Graphical User Interface (GUI). You will see German and British flags in the lower-left hand corner of the screen.
Click on the British flag to obtain an English-language interface.
If the drive isn’t compatible, Avira will offer to save an copy that you can burn with the help of a desired CD burning software.
Once created, Avira’s rescue system is not only capable of scanning and removing malware from systems made unbootable by malware, but also provide a mean for you to safely copy the desired data from the affected drive.
These objects can then be can be quarantined, disinfected, or removed.
AVIRA Anti Vir Rescue System cuts short the lengthy procedure of creating a rescue CD.
Windows Defender Offline is one such application capable of detecting malicious and potentially unwanted software, and then notifying you of the risks, possibly involved.