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What is DoctoAntivirus?  (from AS Internet)

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DoctoAntivirus is a program developed by AS Internet. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 485.7 MB (509,296,743 bytes). MaxLiveUpdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 80% of users of DoctoAntivirus come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: DoctoAntivirus
URL: www.doctoantivirus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DoctoAntivirus
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DoctoAntivirus\MaxUninstaller.exe -DoctoAntivirus
Estimated size: 485.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DoctoAntivirus

  • FirewallSetup.exe - DoctoAntivirus - Firewall (DoctoAntivirus)
  • FirewallSetupX64.exe
  • MaxAVDBScan.dll (by DoctoAV Software) - DoctoAV Software MaxAVDBS Dynamic Link Library
  • MaxAVPMScan.dll (by DoctoAV Software) - DoctoAV Software MaxAVPMS Dynamic Link Library
  • MaxAVRepair.dll - DoctoAV Software MaxAVRep Dynamic Link Library
  • MaxUPXUnpacker.dll - DoctoAV Software MaxUPXUn Dynamic Link Library
  • MaxActMon.exe - DoctoAV Software Active Monitor Service
  • MaxCMDScanner.exe - DoctoAV Software Command line Scanner
  • MaxSDShellExt.dll - DoctoAV Software MaxSDShellExt Module
  • GeneralPurpose.dll - DoctoAV Software General purpose dll
  • MaxRegistryBackUp.exe - DoctoAV Software Max Registry BackUp
  • MaxSDTray.exe - DoctoAV Software Active Monitor Tray
  • KeyLoggerScanner.exe - DoctoAV Software Keylogger Scanner
  • KeyLoggerScannerDll.dll - DoctoAV Software Keylogger Scanner Dll
  • MaxRootkitScanner.exe - DoctoAV Software MaxRootkitScanner (DoctoAV Software Rootkit Scanner)
  • MaxUSBProc.exe - DoctoAV Software MaxUSB Protection
  • MaxWatchDogService.exe - DoctoAV Software WatchDog Service
  • MaxUnpacker.dll - DoctoAV Software MaxUnpacker.dll
  • ActiveProtection.dll - DoctoAV Software Active Monitor
  • LaptopTracker.dll - DoctoAV Software Laptop Tracker
  • MaxProcScn.exe - DoctoAV Software Memory Scanner
  • MaxRootKitScannerUI.exe - DoctoAV Software RootKitScanner
  • MaxSecure.dll - DoctoAV Software MaxSecure.dll
  • AntiRootKitDLL.dll - DoctoAV Software Anti-Rootkit
  • DisasmEngineDll.dll - DoctoAV Software DisasmEngine (DoctoAV Software DisasmEngine Dynamic Link Library)
  • MaxSDResourceDll.dll - DoctoAV Software Resoruce DLL
  • MaxLiveUpdate.dll - DoctoAV Software Live Update
  • MaxSDScanner.dll - DoctoAV Software Scanner Dll
  • MaxUninstaller.exe - DoctoAV Software Uninstaller
  • LiveUpdate.exe - DoctoAV Software Liveupdate
  • CheckDll.dll - DoctoAV Software Check Dll
  • KeyLoggerHandler.dll - DoctoAV Software Keylogger (DoctoAV Software Keylogger Handler)
  • MaxDBServer.exe - DoctoAV Software DBServer
  • InfoLSP.dll - DoctoAV Software LSP Dll
  • MaxScanner.exe - DoctoAV Software Scanner
  • MaxSecureReports.exe - DoctoAV Software Reports
  • MaxUSB.exe - DoctoAV Software USB UI
  • MaxSDUI.exe - DoctoAV Software (DoctoAV UI)
  • MaxMemScan.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • MaxSDShellExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'MaxContextMenu' with a class of {A0EAC751-EFE8-4757-A7BA-1CA34A8341CB}.
  • MaxWatchDogService.exe runs as a service named 'MaxWatchDogService' (MaxWatchDogService) "DoctoAntivirus Services".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • MaxUSBProc.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MaxUSBProc' which loads as "C:\Program Files\DoctoAntivirus\MaxUSBProc.exe".
  • MaxSDTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SDActiveMonitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\DoctoAntivirus\MaxSDTray.exe" -AUTO.

How do I remove DoctoAntivirus?

Quickly and completely remove DoctoAntivirus from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall DoctoAntivirus from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DoctoAntivirus, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove DoctoAntivirus.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 43%
Keep it 57%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 50.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  United Kingdom 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 50.00%
Acer 50.00%


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