|I knew I was on the right track. Once you wipe all drives & do clean installs, all remote access will be gone, as long as you don't enable anything.|
If you need to recover files first, there are ways to do it. One is boot with a Live CD & another is to use a USB enclosure. They are too complicated to explain here. You might want to find someone you can trust to help you.
How do you know when a politician is lying? His mouth is moving.