System Defragmenter shouldn’t be considered as real and legitimate computer defragmenter which will scan your hard drive and memory for problems and then will repair errors detected. This System Defragmenter is fake and additionally, after being installed, makes computers completely disabled from a normal functionality. When it gets on your machine, System Defragmenter just like fake anti-spyware program or other malware launches automatically after you reboot your computer and shows tons of fake messages that all report various problems detected. This program will state about hard drive errors, RAM or Windows problems, for example:
These problems, according to malware, won’t be fixed until you purchase System Defragmenter. However, because it is a typical scam trying to swindle your money, even if you pay for System Defragmenter, its alerts won’t stop and will interrupt every time you reboot your PC. That’s because of the secret modifications made as soon as it gets there. When you attempt to run some programs on your computer, instead of their executables launched them it will display the following message from Windows task bar:
All this information is fake just like the same System Defragmenter. So, as soon as you notice this scam on your computer, its warnings or alerts issued, pay attention because you definitely have malware installed. Remove System Defragmenter and never purchase this scamware.
The latest parasite names used by FakeHDD family:
System Defragmenter manual removal:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "[random characters]"
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsSystem Defragmenter
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsSystem DefragmenterSystem Defragmenter.lnk