Get Rid of Windows Antivirus Tool Fake Antivirus Manually

Posted by Britt Duncan - February 25, 2014

Windows Antivirus Tool appears on your computer suddenly and unexpectedly? Fed up with constant fake alerts displayed by this phony thing but cannot stop it? Is there any effective and simple way to uninstall this malware? Read this post to get more information.

Windows Antivirus Tool Malware Description

Windows Antivirus Tool is a risky computer infection which falls in the category of fake antivirus products. Once inside, it will add its own files to start-up entries so that it can be activated instantly each time you open the computer. After this virus takes in charge, it fakes some PC viruses and reports them to users with a detailed security report. Then a paid version of this bogus antivirus is required to help users solve the problems effortlessly.

To be more convincing, the threat changes the file association forcibly. As a result, when users double click on the program icons, a warning message will be triggered off instead. The fake message tells that all installed applications are infected by virus. Most Internet users, in this case, will be panic and tend to believe the fraudulent alert. Accordingly, they rush to purchase the upgraded version of Windows Antivirus Tool rogueware.

However, even if the payment is done, the frequent warning messages showed up by this malware remain. As you can see, all this is merely a scam. Therefore, you should not trust anything displayed by this deceptive malware. Especially, you should not transfer the money electronically to buy its full version. Otherwise, you are just paying for cyber criminals to play the scam. It is encouraged to eliminate this Windows Antivirus Tool by locating and deleting all its files manually.

Windows Antivirus Tool Virus Screenshot:

Windows Antivirus Tool Malware Is a Big Scam :

1. Windows Antivirus Tool takes advantage of users’ unwariness to penetrate the system;
2. Windows Antivirus Tool modifies system settings and drops its files into system folders;
3. Windows Antivirus Tool pretends to scan the system and displays fake alerts about non-existing viruses;
4. Windows Antivirus Tool may come with spyware or other privacy-invasive software;
5. Windows Antivirus Tool keeps mutating and downloading files to do instant updates;
6. Windows Antivirus Tool threatens the PC security and violates the privacy.

Note: The following removal needs certain computer skills. If you want to avoid any accident caused by wrong manual operation and save your time, It’is recommended to use this powerful Automatic Virus Removal Tool to save your time and trouble.

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Manually Get Rid of Windows Antivirus Tool rogueware

It’s possible for people with certain computer skills to manually delete Windows Antivirus Tool virus. If you are not sure how to do so, please do not take the risk to go through the manual steps.

Step 1: Restart your Windows and keep hitting F8 key.

Step 2: Move the arrow key to highlight Safe Mode with Networking and then press Enter.

Step 3: End malicious processes of Windows Antivirus Tool rogueware

Step 4: Open Registry Editor and delete malicious keys of Windows Antivirus Tool rogueware


HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run””=”%AppData%\.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run””=”%AppData%\.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations

Step 5: Remove malicious files of Windows Antivirus Tool malware

%AppData%\Protector.exe
%AppData%\result.db

Video of How to Delete a Virus from Registry:

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Not every victim can manually get rid of the virus with success, because the virus mutates very quickly to avoid being detected and deleted from your computer. If you have no idea about where its malicious files are really hiding, it is recommended that you use this powerful Automatic Virus Removal Tool to help you save your time and hassle.

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Note: SpyHunter is a powerful anti-malware tool. Its malware scanner checks to see if your computer is infected with malware for free. If you want to remove the detected malware, you will need to purchase it. More information about the program can be found in SpyHunter review. If you do not want to use it, uninstall SpyHunter here.



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