System Repair virus (uninstall guide)
System Repair is the virus that claims to be certain decent system defragmenter. However, the truth of the matter is that it is not able to help your system function better. On the contrary, System Repair malware considerably perverts your operating and file system to such an extent that you would not recognize your computer. Many users get really scared when they see such a mess made by this scam. Very often they do not realize that this is the job of this fake system defragmenter program. They think that the turmoil discovered by fake scan of System Repair indeed took place before this hoax ever appeared inside of their machine, and this is when they are deceived. The malware tells that it is able to fix the detected problems, however, it would not let you do it for free. It asks you to pay for it, and this is so far the only goal pursued by such annoying malware. Its developers only aim to steal your money, that’s it. They do not care about real system protection and improvement of actual system performance.
System Repair virus tends to modify your files and folders in such a manner that they become invisible or hidden. Some users think that all important folders and files on their computers have been deleted by viruses, but this is not the right thinking. The point is that this is all the job of this nasty virus, because it wants to scare users with its horrifying reports and malicious amendments made on the attacked workstation.
While running, System Repair hoax additionally scares users with a lot of deceitful statements about all sorts of system errors unveiled during the faulty scan of your system. This particular new version of this fake HDD tool displays the following faulty alerts to scare users:
explorer.exe – Corrupt Disk
Exception Processing Message 0x0000397 Parameters 0x7C80001A
0x000003FB 0x7C8002CD 0x7C8006E9
Svchost.exe – Corrupt Disk
Exception Processing Message 0x0000249
0x000002B3 0x7C8005EE 0x7C8001A4
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.
System message – Error Seek On Device
The file pointer cannot be set on the specified device or file. The drive cannot locate a specific area or track on the disk.
System message – Invalid Drive
The system cannot find the drive specified. The device is unreachable.
System message – Disk Resources Exhausted
The physical resources of this disk have been exhausted. The device is unreachable.
To make the long story short, there are two things we can recommend you. First one is to remove System Repair virus and ignore its many deceitful statements. GridinSoft Trojan Killer is a good program that we can recommend for this purpose. The second thing for you to do after removing the malware is to restore the file system of your computer. You may do it by using the free programs developed by GridinSoft LLC. The programs are called Unhider and Restore, and you may download them after you read the instructions below. Good luck to you in removing System Repair virus. Please watch the good video explaining how this hoax can be removed with the help of GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
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: