Got an automatic pop-up Windows Action Center alert on your screen after turning on your computer? Have you got any idea of such a fake anti-virus software warning? How to uninstall this harmful rogue program completely from your computer? Go through this post and remove the fake program safely with follow removal guide.
Windows Action Center Virus is determined as a malicious fake anti-spyware that is designed to violate your privacy and compromise your security. This rogue program has encountered many users’ computers from worldwide, which makes victims worried and stuck in a never. Usually, this fake virus spreads through network and invades your computer when you are visiting malicious websites, reading junk emails and downloading illegal programs carelessly. There are other rogue programs also designed to corrupt users’ computers and collect money from victims by persuading them to use its product. For example, another fake program Windows Ultra-Antivirus performs similar way to Windows Action Center infection aiming at tricking victims into purchase its whole version but keeping ruining the victimized computer terribly. The interface of this fake anti-virus software looks just the same as real anti-virus software. It pops up a scan after starting Windows and reports that your computer is at great risk, claiming that you need to turn on the virus protection in order to regain a clean computer. Actually, all information on the fake alert screen is fake and false only to cheat unwary users into paying for its product. Unfortunately, the fake anti-virus software is a virus itself, any version of its products won’t help victims to clean the computer entirely. If you do pay for its full version, you will just spend the money in vain and leave the computer damaged gradually. Never trust such a fake program or Purchase any of its products. Instead, take steps to eliminate the fake anti-virus software from your computer entirely before any further damages occur.
In general, this trail or even its so-called registered editor not only cheats for your money, but also ruins your computer to affect its performance and program functions greatly. Also, the fake program corrupts your computer together with other types of computer threats like malware and spyware. With such a rogue program, the targeted computer will get slow system performance, poor Internet connection and other annoying problems as well. Furthermore, the fake anti-virus software allows remote access to your computer without any permission in the purpose of gathering your vital personal information and other sensitive information aggressively. Urgent as the situation is, you need to remove this rogue program completely at an early time.
Although this tricky virus can escape the scan of legitimate antivirus program, it also can be picked up by its symptoms.
1. Your computer will be much slower than before just like crawl which make you really upset.
2. Some malware you never saw before will be downloaded automatically after you turned on your computer.
3. You can find that your computer resources are highly consumed.
4. You will be kicked off the needed website quickly and then receive its pop up immediately.
5. Sometimes you may find that your keyboard likes dead because you can’t do anything on it.
6. In your system, you can receive some random files with a long name. However, these files not belong to you.
This fake anti-spyware is very tricky and malicious. On one hand, it fools victims into paying money for its whole editor. On the other hand, it is a virus itself and keeps damaging your computer daily if you don’t take any proper action to deal with it. Actually, neither the trail version nor its so-called registered version can delete the rogue program entirely, for it is a big scam designed by cyber criminals to rip you off money. Once paid, you just find yourself tricked by this fake software and lose the money. Furthermore, the anti-virus program loses its functions to handle with the tricky rogue program successfully, manual removal is considered to be the best and easiest way to uninstall the rogue program completely. However, please make sure that you’ve got sufficient skills to handle with the rogue thing safely. Or any mistake may make the computer crashed unexpectedly. Facing such a case, please consult PC professionals online specifically before moving any further on virus removal.
1. Restart your PC before windows launches, tap “F8” constantly. Choose“Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press Enter key.
2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together and stop Windows Action Center virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.
3. Delete associated files from your PC completely as follows:
4. Search for all related registry entries infected by Windows Action Center virus and wipe them out:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = ‘”%LocalAppData%\kdn.exe” -a “C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe”
5. Reboot the computer to normal mode when the above steps are done.
In summary: As the above mentioned, we learn that Windows Action Center virus is a great threat to users’ computer after encountered. This fake anti-virus program is designed to fool computer users to purchase its product which is virus itself. Actually, all scan results displayed by this fake program are just error messages and false information that dig into your pocket. Apart from damaging your computer, the fake virus enables cyber scammers to visit your computer remotely without any consent, aiming at collecting your financial information. Even if you pay for the rogue program for its updated version, you still find it impossible to regain a clean computer environment for the rogue program is a harmful computer threat itself. Furthermore, the rogue program affects functions of your programs terribly, particularly the anti-virus software. Since anti-virus software is functionless to eliminate the virus, manual removal is highly appreciated. Manual removal is a complex and risky process, so please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online to help you remove the fake virus from your computer completely.
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Published by David MicKinney & last updated on June 5, 2013 2:40 pm