‘System message – Sector Not Found’ scam
This is a message that is integrated into the new version of System Repair rogue (fake HDD). There has been the similar malware in the past, however, it had another design which is no longer used by hackers while they develop new viruses. The new version of System Repair scam uses a lot of new scary alerts, warnings and notifications. The message that says ‘System message – Sector Not Found’ is surely scary, yet it is a fake alert that speaks of a problem that simply isn’t peculiar for your machne.
There will be other examples of fake system optimizers in the future, most probably. System Repair is the first fake HDD tool that tends to present this message. No matter how many other viruses with same false reports are produced by hackers, you need to avoid this message in its entirety. Do not trust the scary information contained in it! Here is the exact description of what the scam tries to convince you in:
System message – Sector Not Found
The drive cannot find the sector requested. A data integrity checksum error occurred. Data in the file stream is corrupted.
Please completely ignore such a scary warning! Do not trust any other statements expressed by System Repair malware on your computer. You probably also experience the problem of not seeing your files and folders because of virus presence? If so, please follow the guide below that will explain to you how to restore your data back to the initial location, and how to remove System Repair scam from your system.
Screenshot of fake alert:
In order to remove System Repair malware from your PC it is strongly recommended that you first run GridinSoft Trojan Killer. Use Win + E” hotkey combination to open “My Computer” window. From this stage (in the address field) you may insert the address of GridinSoft Trojan Killer’s site https://trojan-killer.net and download our recommended software. Install and update it, run the scan and remove all threats it finds. Then download two additional free applications called Unhider.exe and restore.exe . The download links are as follows:
- GridinSoft Unhider https://trojan-killer.net/download/unhider.exe
- GridinSoft Restore https://trojan-killer.net/download/restore.exe
Run both of them and reboot your PC. Good luck!
System Repair automatic remover:
Similar removal video at YouTube:
System Repair manual remover:
Delete System Repair files:
%AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\System_Repair.lnk
%Programs%\System Repair\System Repair.lnk
%Programs%\System Repair\Uninstall System Repair.lnk
Delete System Repair registry entries: