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Disk OK. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as DiskOK | Type: Spyware
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Disk OK is a rogue disk defragmenter that reports fake hard drive errors and other system problems to scare you into thinking that there are issues with your computer. This rogue is from the same family as HDD OK. Disk OK is distributed through Trojans and other malware that trick users into installing this rogue disk repair program. Once installed, it will pretend to scan your hard drive for errors. Disk OK will display fake error messages and alerts to make you think that there are numerous critical errors on your computer that should be fixed immediately. It will display fake error messages when you attempt to launch other program programs as well. It goes without saying that Disk OK is a scam. Do not be scared into purchasing the rogue program when you see its alerts. Instead, please use the removal instructions below to remove Disk OK from the system manually for free or with an automatic removal tool for this malware.

When running, Disk OK will state that your computer has numerous errors. You will see the following alerts:


Windows detected a hard drive problem.
A hard drive error occurred while starting the application.


Windows Disk Diagnostics
Windows detected a hard disk error.


It will also display fake pop up messages saying that your private data is at risk. Some ofher fake warnings read:


Activation Reminder
Disk OK Activation
Advanced module activation required to fix detected errors and performance issues. Please purchase Advanced Module license to activate this software and enable all features.


Low Disk Space
You are running very low disk space on Local Disk (C:).


Windows - No Disk
Exception Processing Message 0x0000013


As you can see, Disk OK is a not a legitimate program and has to be removed as soon as possible. If you find that your computer in infected with this scarwaware, please remove it with our automatic removal tool below. You can remove it manually as well, but you should still scan your computer with anti-spyware software because this rogue may come bundled with other malware.

The latest parasite names used by FakeHDD:
S.M.A.R.T. Repair, File Rescue virus, File Restore virus, File Recovery, Smart Data Recovery

Disk OK properties:
• Changes browser settings
• Shows commercial adverts
• Connects itself to the internet
• Stays resident in background

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Disk OK manual removal

Kill processes:
[random].exe
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "[random]"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "[random].exe"
Unregister DLLs:
[random].dll

Delete files:
[random].exe
[random].dll
Disk OK.lnk
Uninstall Disk OK.lnk
Delete directories:
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random]

Geolocation of Disk OK

Map reveals the prevalence of Disk OK. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States and United Kingdom.

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