How to remove the ahdv virus

Most antivirus programs identify ahdv.exe as malware—such as Avast identifies it as Win32:Agent-AKLA [Drp], and F-Secure identifies it as Trojan.Generic.4014380.

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Ahdv.exe file information

The process known as Anti Handy Drive Virus (AHDV) (version belongs to software Anti Handy Drive Virus (AHDV) (version 1.3.7 SP1) by TOKE Syatem or

Description: Ahdv.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file ahdv.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\. The file size on Windows 10/8/7/XP is 892,928 bytes. 
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. The software can be removed using the Control Panel's Add\Remove programs applet. There is no description of the program. The ahdv.exe file is not a Windows core file. Ahdv.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs, hide itself and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 32% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: You can uninstall the software Anti Handy Drive Virus using the Uninstall a Program function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Uninstall a Program).

Recommended: Identify ahdv.exe related errors

Important: You should check the ahdv.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


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Best practices for resolving ahdv issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: Security Task Manager examines the active ahdv process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known anti-malware tool tells you if the ahdv.exe on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup.

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

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