AVG Rescue CD is a powerful must-have toolkit to assist with the rescue and repair of infected machines.
AVG Rescue CD Features:
A comprehensive administration toolkit
System recovery from virus and spyware infections
Adaptability for the recovery of both MS Windows and Linux operating systems (FAT32 and NTFS file systems)
Ability to perform a clean boot from a CD or USB stick
Free support and service for paid license holders of any AVG product
FAQ and Free Forum self-help online support for AVG Free users
What you get:
Anti-virus: protection against viruses, worms and Trojans
Anti-spyware: protection against spyware, adware and identity theft
Administration toolkit: system recovery tools
The AVG Rescue CD is essentially a portable version of AVG Anti-Virus supplied through Linux distribution. It can be used in the form of a bootable CD or bootable USB flash drive to recover your computer when the system cannot be loaded normally, such as after an extensive or deep-rooted virus infection. In short, it enables you to fully remove infections from an otherwise inoperable PC and render the system bootable again.
Apart from the usual AVG functions (malware detection and removal, updates from internet or external device, etc.), the it also contains the following set of administration tools:
Midnight Commander - a two-panel file manager
Windows Registry EditorÂ– simple registry editor for more experienced users
TestDisk - powerful hard drive recovery tool
Ping - tests the availability of network resources (servers, domains, IP addresses)
Common Linux programs and servicesÂ– vi text editor,
OpenSSH daemon, ntfsprogs etc.
Free of charge
The AVG Rescue CD will also include any new program versions and virus database updates. If you have any other paid AVG license, you are also entitled to receive full round-the-clock technical support.
MajorGeeks mirrors are the ISO version.