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Disk Recovery. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as DiskRecovery | Type: Spyware
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Disk Recovery is a rogue disk defragmenter that deliberately reports fake hard drive and system errors. It wants to make you think that your computer has nemerous problems and to scare you into purchasing the rogue program. Please do not fall victim to this rogue program and remove Disk Recovery from your computer as soon as possible. Please use the removal instructions below. Disk Recovery enters the system without user permission and in order to protect itself attempts to disable legit security software. Compromised computer becomes completely taken over by this fake program in the result of such actions and Disk Recovery begins the campaign it was designed to. Disk Recovery will be configured to launch at startup, so be sure it will greatly affect your computer by running fake scanners and pop-up ads or notifications that will annoy you. It will also block other programs that are important for a normal computer work. Some of the fake alerts read:


Critical Error
Hard Drive not found. Missing hard drive.


Critical Error
RAM memory usage is critically high. RAM memory failure.


Disk Recovery is nothing more but a scam. Please do not install it on your computer. And most importantly, do not purchase this bogus program. If you have already purchased it the you should contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. Then please use the removal instructions below to remove Disk Recovery either manually or with an automatic removal tool given below.

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

Related files: Uninstall Disk Recovery.lnk

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

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More information about this program can be found in Reimage review.
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Disk Recovery snapshot

Disk Recovery manual removal

Kill processes:
[random].exe
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "[random].exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "[random]"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations "LowRiskFileTypes" = '/{hq:/s`s:/ogn:/uyu:/dyd:/c`u:/bnl:/ble:/sdf:/lrh:/iul:/iulm:/fhg:/clq:/kqf:/`wh:/lqf:/lqdf:/lnw:/lq2:/l2t:/v`w:/rbs:'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments "SaveZoneInformation" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main "Use FormSuggest" = 'yes'
Unregister DLLs:
[random].dll

Delete files:
[random].dll
[random].exe
Disk Recovery.lnk
Uninstall Disk Recovery.lnk
Delete directories:
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random]
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Disk Recovery

Geolocation of Disk Recovery

Map reveals the prevalence of Disk Recovery. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: Singapore, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, India and Philippines.

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