How do I know a virus or spyware has infected my computer?
  • Your computer runs more slowly than normal or stops responding and locks up often.
  • Your computer restarts on its own time after time.
  • You see unusual error messages or strange pop-up screens, usually advertisements.
  • Your home page setting has been changed and takes you to advertising sites.
  • You notice a new tool bar that you did not load and have difficulty in removing.

If you suspect you have a virus or spyware and you do not have the expertise to clean the malicious software from your computer, have a reputable computer repair technician inspect and clean your computer. An infected computer can cause harm not only to your computer, but the network of DiamondNet as well.

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1. What is a virus?
2. How do I know a virus or spyware has infected my computer?
3. How do I avoid being infected with viruses and spyware?