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System Fix. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Linas Kiguolis - -   Also known as SystemFix | Type: Malware

System Fix is the latest version of fake defragmenters – programs designed to speed up your computer and fix system errors. This scam tries to steal money from your offering false removal services and also may try to steal personally identifiable information. Do not trust this fake system optimization program. Do not pay for it and remove System Fix from your computer as soon as possible.

It does not need any sort of approval procedure when installing on the targeted machine because it has been designed to enter the system without victim's permission and knowledge. That's not so difficult to accomplish, especially if Trojans and fake virus scanners are involved. Once there, System Fix will scan Windows registry and system files for critical errors. To become active, this fake defragmenter modifies some Windows registry settings and then launches as soon as you start your computer. The rogue program displays numerous fake system alerts that may look like the legitimate ones.

However, they are displayed for trying to scare you into thinking that your computer has some serious system errors. No matter if you pay for its services or not, it’s not going to help you to resolve or fix system errors, simply because they do not exist. This malware is nothing but a money swindling machine. It will issue tons of deceitful never-ending alerts that can be stopped only if you remove System Fix. Just ignore those fake alerts and use the removal instructions below to remove this infection from your computer. Here are some of the fake security alerts:

Windows detected a hard disk problem
A potential disk failure may cause loss of files, applications and documents store on the hard disk. It's highly recommended to scan and solve HDD problems before continue using this PC.

Critical Error Hard drive clusters are partly damaged. Segment load failure.

Windows detected a hard disk problem
A potential disk failure may cause loss of files, applications and documents stored on the hard disk. Please try not to use this computer until the hard disk is fixed or replaced.

To remove System Fix from the system, scan your computer with anti-spyware program given below. If you gave your credit card information to scammers, contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. This rogue program drops additional malware on the infected computer as well. Even if you choose to remove rogue manually, you still need to run a full system scan with anti-spyware software.

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System Fix manual removal:

Kill processes:
[random].exe

6DSS92c31Apgjk.exe

Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain "Use FormSuggest" = 'Yes'

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_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesExplorer "NoDesktop" = '1'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "[random].exe"

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun "[random]"

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystem "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerDownload "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerAdvanced "Hidden" = '0'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerAdvanced "ShowSuperHidden" = '0'

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerComDlg32LastVisitedMRU "MRUList"

Delete files:
[random].exe

6DSS92c31Apgjk.exe

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