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PC Repair. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as PCRepair | Type: Rogue Antispyware
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PC Repair is a fake disk defragmenter that displays fake error messages and pop-ups to make you think that your hard drive is has some serious problems and may cause data loss. The rogue program prompts to pay for a full version of the program to fix the errors and protection your computer against new threats. Do not purchase it; otherwise you will give your credit card details to the cybercriminals who created this bogus application. Please use the removal instructions below to remove PC Repair from your computer as soon as possible.

HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH PC REPAIR VIRUS?

Malware enters the system via Trojans and fake online malware scanners. The program runs system scanner and later on reports critical errors detected on your system. It warns you that some of your private data might be lost because of the lack of free space, RAM memory usage, etc. The truth is that it is fake information and PC Repair only wants you to believe your system is infected. It will offer you purchasing a full version of its program with a promise that this will fix everything. However, its real intention is to receive your money, but in return you won’t get anything. Do not buy this rogue program. It won't help you. Some of the texts that you may see are:

Hard Drive Failure
The system has detected a problem with one or more installed IDE / SATA hard disks. It is recommended that you restart the system.

PC Repair may come bundled with TDSS rookit and hide your files. If you can't see your files, please open Folder options and enable settings to view hidden files. In order to stop all malicious activities on your computer you should remove PC Repair upon detection.

HOW TO REMOVE PC REPAIR?

If you want to remove PC Repair, you can do that manually, but remember that manual removal guide was made for the rogue program only and do not include other possible malware, rootkits. That's why you should scan your computer with PlumbytesWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus, Reimage or other reputable anti-spyware software. You can also use this code: 8475082234984902023718742058948 to activate the rogue program, then it won't block other applications on your computer and will stop displaying fake error messages.

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PC Repair 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\Internet Settings "CertificateRevocation" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "WarnonBadCertRecving" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ActiveDesktop "NoChangingWallPaper" = '1'
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\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main "Use FormSuggest" = 'yes'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced "Hidden" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced "ShowSuperHidden" = 0'
Unregister DLLs:
[random].dll

Delete files:
[random].dll
[random].exe
PC Repair.lnk
Uninstall PC Repairk.lnk
Delete directories:
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random]
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~[random]
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~[random]r
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\PC Repair\

Geolocation of PC Repair

Map reveals the prevalence of PC Repair. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: Philippines, Ireland, United Kingdom, South Africa and United States.

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