How do I remove Windows Profile System fake anti-spyware program?
Windows Profile System, beyond any doubt, is not the application that you should keep inside of your machine. Are you thinking of buying it? Change your mind! If you really care for the protection of your PC, if you are not the person who spends money for useless applications then you should not buy Windows Profile System, cause this is the malware application elaborated in order to destroy your workstation.
In addition to the above-stated facts, Windows Profile System has the aim to snatch as much funds from you as it can. This is all accomplished via tricking, fooling and deceiving users. Don’t forget that Windows Profile System is distributed and installed in the form of bogus Microsoft Security Essential Alerts. As soon as their role is accomplished users would see the main program window of Windows Profile System in front of their screen. The very fact that Windows Profile System penetrated inside of your system implies that the security settings of your system need improvement. Moreover, you should be careful with what web pages you visit, what links over the Internet you click and what stuff you decide to download. We used the word “stuff” cause there is indeed a lot of rubbish in the Internet which is “whitelisted” to have a similarity of some decent tool. However, many of such applications (and Windows Profile System is one of them) are simply like the wolves in the clothes of a sheep.
Windows Profile System initiates bogus scan of your PC after it is successfully brought and after your system is restarted. After these bogus scans Windows Profile System initiates fabricated report about all kinds of problems, errors and bugs with your system. Remember that all of them are fabricated. Be not scared with these bogus reports of Windows Profile System and be not tricked with Windows Profile System’s promises to repair them if you purchase its commercial version. The only purpose of Windows Profile System is to persuade you to pay funds for it. Windows Profile System cannot repair real problems when they indeed occur. Windows Profile System will not make your workstation work better.
The final resolution for this post is as follows: do not ever buy Windows Profile System malware. Get rid of it if you do not want to have further errors and difficulties with your system. We recommend automatic elimination using some decent anti-virus tool. Alternatively, you may choose manual removal of this pest.
Windows Profile System virus automatic removal guide:
Before downloading and running GridinSoft Trojan Killer for removal of Windows Profile System virus several additional preparatory steps need to be done. This is required because Windows Profile System blocks your Internet connection, and you will not be able to launch GridinSoft Trojan Killer. In order to prevent this blockage please take the following sequence of steps:
1. Make sure that your Operating System is tuned up in such a mode that hidden files and folders of your PC are viewable. The instruction on how to do it can be found here for Windows XP and here for Windows Vista/7.
2. Choose “View” tab in the window that appeared, and in the advanced settings choose the option “Show hidden files and folders”. Press OK.
3. Go to the folder %User Profile%\Application Data\Microsoft.
Warning! Depending on the Operating System of your PC, %UserProfile% stands for C:\Documents and Settings\[Current User] for Windows XP and C:\Users\[Current User] for Windows Vista/7.
In other words, the folder that needs to be opened is as follows, depending on the operating system:
%SysDrive%Documents and Settings[Current User]Application Data\Microsoft for Windows XP
%SysDrive%Users[Current User]Application Data\Roaming\Microsoft for Windows Vista/7.
In this folder there will be the main executable file of Windows Profile System malware (possibly with the icon of *avi file), having some random name.
4. Rename the above-mentioned executable file into some other name of your preference and restart your PC. Upon the system restart Windows Tweaking Utility will no longer block your Internet browser.
5. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to your infected computer, install it and run it.
The procedure for removal of Windows Profile System scam is similar to the removal of Windows Remedy virus as shown on the video below:
Windows Profile System virus manual uninstall guide:
Delete Windows Profile System virus files:
Delete Windows Profile System virus registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell “%AppData%\Microsoft\[random].exe”