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Windows 7 Restore. How to Remove? (Uninstall Guide)

removal by - -   Also known as Windows7 Restore, Win 7 Restore | Type: Rogue Antispyware
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Windows 7 Restore is a malicious application categorized as rogue anti-spyware, so if you notice it on your machine follow the removal instructions written below and remove this scam. It will try to get inside your system through Trojan-initiated techniques and that means that it may be found installed unknowingly through security vulnerabilities found. Besides, people infected by this scam report about misleading information about some updates or video codecs required for watching something online, so be aware about installing such updates because Windows 7 Restore may also be let inside. When on board your computer system, Windows 7 Restore almost paralyzes infected PCs Operating System. Malware corrupts Windows registry and creates numerous harmful files on the system32 and other directories. Additionally, you will start facing all these popup warnings, system tray alerts and alleged security scanners that will make you doubt about your computer and its security. Windows 7 Restore will report some errors found on your machine.


However, this information is fake and has nothing to do with a real state of your computer. Besides, Windows 7 Restore tends to display such alerts and notifications that also should not be taken serious. In fact, Windows 7 Restore wants to sell its license by creating an impression that you have a real badly infected computer that needs urgent help. Getting rid of Windows 7 Restore is the only wise solution you should do after noticing this scam on your machine, so follow this removal guide written below and remove Windows 7 Restore.

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Windows 7 Restore 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'
Delete files:
%AllUsersProfile%\~[random]
%AllUsersProfile%\~[random]r
%AllUsersProfile%\[random].dll
%AllUsersProfile%\[random].exe
%AllUsersProfile%\[random]exe
%UserProfile%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Windows 7 Restore\Uninstall Windows 7 Restore.lnk
%UserProfile%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Windows 7 Restore\Windows 7 Restore.lnk
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Windows Vista Restore.lnk
Delete directories:
%UserProfile%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Windows 7 Restore
%AllUsersProfile%\[random]

Geolocation of Windows 7 Restore

Map reveals the prevalence of Windows 7 Restore. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: Philippines, United States, Singapore, India and Canada.

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