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System Repair. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

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Also known as SystemRepair | Type: Rogue Antispyware | Tags: FakeHDD
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System Repair is a fake system optimization program that displays fake error messages and alerts to make you think that your computer has serious problems. It uses a typical technique of most rogue programs and uses numerous popups and all kinds of security alert in order to scare you and make you think your system is badly infected or has many other security or privacy issues. Then System Repair prompts to pay for a full version of the program to fix the errors which do not even exist. We strongly recommend you to remove System Repair from your computer. Please use our removal instructions below or use an automatic removal tool.

System Repair enters the system through Trojans and once lays down in the system, it completely takes control of its further actions. 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 System Repair only wants you to believe your system is infected. SystemRepair 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. In order to stop all malicious activities on your computer you should remove System Repair as soon as possible. The best solution is using a reputable antispyware program which would deal with this program quickly and easily. Of course, you can remove System Repair manually too, but remember that manual removal guide was made for the rogue program only and do not include other possible 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

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System Repair manual removal

Kill processes:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "[random].exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "[random]"
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "CertificateRevocation" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings "WarnonBadCertRecving" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesActiveDesktop "NoChangingWallPaper" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesAssociations "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_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesAttachments "SaveZoneInformation" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystem "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain "Use FormSuggest" = 'yes'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerAdvanced "Hidden" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerAdvanced "ShowSuperHidden" = 0'
Delete files:
%StartMenu%\Programs\System Repair\
%StartMenu%\Programs\System Repair\Uninstall System Repair.lnk
%StartMenu%\Programs\System Repair\System Repair.lnk

Geolocation of System Repair

Map reveals the prevalence of System Repair. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States, Philippines, Nigeria, South Africa and Singapore.

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