As always there are a lot of new viruses that appear nowadays in the computer world and our company gives you all information about them. This time we will tell you about the Windows XP Fix virus. Windows XP Fix is the direct successor of Windows XP Repair virus. Though it is new enough virus, the methods of its introduction and the goals of it are the same. If the users have such problems as a lot of errors detected, a lot of files damaged and all this happened suddenly, be sure that you have on the such kind of viruses and maybe in your case this is the right article that can help you to manage with the virus. The Windows XP Fix gets in your systems by means of Trojans. And being infected with the virus the users get a lot of pop-up icons that there is a virus in the system. Users begin to get numerous messages about errors, problems with system files and often their files can just disappear. In some case you can see the black screen and nothing else. All this made for you to be sure that these problems are real any your PC needs to be cured immediately. Do not fool yourself and do not let the virus fool you that all this is real. It is not. And the users should take it into account and do not under any circumstances click on these messages! As soon as you do that the Windows XP Fix will automatically downloads and installs itself on your computer. And believe our experience, it won’t ask your permission for installing.
When the Windows XP Fix virus is in your system it will be running itself each time you start up your PC. And all those above-mentioned actions will be in front of you each time. So, the users won’t work as earlier and would not be able to do usual thing. It will be some other machine and system. After you try to get rid of it or look for some antivirus it will propose itself as a cure for your problems. Do not trust it and do not pay your money for the program you don’t know anything about!
The other signs of it you can find in your files. For example, if you would try to open the C:\Windows\System32\ you won’t find there your files and folders, instead of it there will be a lot of some other different not even your files. It just hides your own files for you to be sure that you must have other better antivirus than you have right now. As usual, our crew suggests you just to be more careful and to take the programs you are sure about. Such programs must be reliable, you should count on it in every way. We recommend you our product GridinSoft Trojan Killer. Below you can find the information about the removal of the Windows XP Fix virus with the GridinSoft Trojan Killer help.
Windows XP Fix automatic remover:
1. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to clear (not infected) computer and install it.
2. Update the virus database.
3. Copy the entire folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” to your jump drive (memory stick). Normally it is located at the following path: (C:\Program Files\GridinSoft Trojan Killer). “C” stands for the system disk of your computer. The name of the system disk, however, can be marked with another letter.
4. Open your jump drive (memory stick). Find the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” there. Open it , find the file under the name “trojankiller.exe” and rename it to “iexplore.exe”.
5. Move memory stick to infected PC, open “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” folder and run iexplore.exe. Optional: copy the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” from your jump drive to some other folder created on your PC and run “iexplore.exe”.
The procedure of removal of Windows XP Fix virus is shown in the video below:
Windows XP Fix modifies your file system in such a way that all files and folders become hidden. In order to remove this “hidden” attribute users may download the application called Unhider from this site http://trojan-killer.net/download/unhider.exe and run it. File and folder system should be restored back to normal mode. Please carefully watch the video guide below which will explain to you how to restore your files, folders, desktop, icons and programs in the Start menu.
Windows XP Fix manual removal guide:
Delete Windows XP Fix files:
%Desktop%\Windows XP Fix.lnk
%Programs%\Windows XP Fix
%Programs%\Windows XP Fix\Windows XP Fix.lnk
Delete Windows XP Fix registry entries: