AVG Rescue CD (for USB Sticks) is a “portable version of AVG Anti-Virus supplied through Linux distribution“. Created by AVG, the USB Flash Drive version offers a stand alone bootable AntiVirus, AntiSpyware, and System Recovery Solution. The AVG Rescue USB enables you to scan for and fully remove infections.
AVG Rescue CD for USB Sticks
Extracted Size: 69MB
Authors Website: http://www.avg.com/us-en/homepage
License: Free to Use
How to Install AVG to your USB Flash Drive
- Download the Rescue CD (for USB stick) file
- Extract the contents of avg_arl*.zip (I use 7-zip to do this)
- Click setup.exe from the unzipped files and follow the on-screen instructions
Note: you can use tools like YUMI to run AVG Rescue CD along with several other tools or even live operating systems from a flash drive.
You should now have a Bootable AVG Flash Drive that you can use to Boot from and scan your Computer for Viruses.