Win Defragmenter is a rogue computer optimization and defragmentation program. The rogue program wants to scare you into thinking that your computer has some problems and issues, let's say hard disk errors, critical registry errors and memory issues. Win Defragmenter just pretends to scan your computer for problems. It doesn't perform a real scan. Then this fake program states that you need to use the defragment tool to fix supposedly found errors. It fixes some errors for free and then prompts to pay for a full version of the program to fix other programs as well. Please do not it as and remove Win Defragmenter from your computer upon detection. Please use the removal instructions below. You can remove this rogue program either manually or using an automatic removal tool given below.
Win Defragmenter enters the system without user permission and in order to protect itself attempts to disable legit antimalware software. Tt blocks system tools, task manager, regedit and other utilities you may found handy when removing this malware. However, if you run a program several times it will eventually work. Compromised computer becomes completely taken over by this fake program in the result of such actions and Win Defrag begins the campaign it was designed to. Win Defrag 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. WinDefragmenter alerts are absolutely fake. It may state that hard drive is missing and that your computer would run a lot faster if you choose to fix found errors.
Some of the fake errors it detects on your computer:
Fake alerts from Windows taskbar read:
As you can see, Win Defragmenter is a scam. Do not purchase. If you have already bought this rogue program then contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. More detailed instructions on how to remove Win Defragmenter from your computer are outlined below.
The latest parasite names used by FakeHDD:
Win Defragmenter manual removal:
Delete registry values:
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Win Defragmenter
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Win Defragmenter\Uninstall Win Defragmenter.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Win Defragmenter\Win Defragmenter.lnk