What is files.ini? Should I remove it?

files.ini is a configuration file, which can be related to lots of different programs. This files is used by various applications and is responsible for storing essential their settings. These settings are used to initialize a program on startup, describe its standard behavior and reconfigure its basic functions. The files.ini file doesn't carry any payload but if you want to avoid problems with programs' functionality, you shouldn't remove this file from your computer.


There are lots of viruses that use identical or very similar names of legitimate files for trying to hide themselves deep inside the system. No matter that malicious files.ini version is not capable of violating people's privacy or harming their computers, it should be eliminated without a delay. This will disrupt the functionality of the virus and will also brake its certain functions. According to security experts, files.ini has been actively used by FunWebProducts. As soon as this program is installed on the system, it starts causing continuous pop-up notifications during people's browsing. In addition, it may also try to redirect its victims to unsafe websites and cause continuous slow downs.

In order to double check the trustworthiness of files.ini, we highly recommend you to use RegCure Pro. Of course, if this program revealed that you are dealing with a malicious its version, you should run FortectIntego and remove related infections.

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Alternative Software
Different software has a different purpose. If you didn’t succeed in fixing corrupted files with Fortect, try running SpyHunter 5.
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