Nowadays there are many rogue system optimization utilities (fake HDD tools) that not only infect PCs but also cause various problem, quite serious ones, in fact. For example, they set up the hidden attribute to the majority of files and folders, including your pictures, icons, desktop shortcuts, etc. Thus, they hide your important data that you often cherish (like your pictures, for example). In addition, they not only hide them but also relocate to other locations (ones you don’t see as well). Instead of your common desktop background you have a problem of just blank (black) screen, sometimes also referred to as empty desktop. Many people whose computers were attacked by this scam know how scary it might be when you don’t realize that the program that caused such problems is fake. Regretfully, some have even decided to make the payment for its license, but this is the waste of money and surely not some good investment at all.
If your system has been infected with Data Recovery virus you probably have taken all the necessary measures in order to get rid of it. If you haven’t done it yet then it’s time to read our removal instructions for Data Recovery scam. Another thing you need to do is to restore your files and folders back to the previous state, since this is the real problem caused by this type of virus. Even after you successfully remove this trojan the problems caused by it would still remain. Below please find the solution how to fix them after you run GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
System Recovery malware (also referred to as SystemRecovery) is the virus which has been the subject of several our posts recently. Its successful removal is a feasible task for GridinSoft Trojan Killer. However, running GridinSoft Trojan Killer is not enough in this case, even though the program recommended by us indeed deletes all malicious files and registry entries of the above-mentioned scam. The point is that even after successful elimination of SystemRecovery fake defragmenter the problems caused by it still remain. These problems include missing icons, disappeared desktop, missing files and folders as well as all the programs in the Start menu. Two additional programs developed by GridinSoft LLC can restore your system back to normal (previous) condition, the state in which your PC was before the virus infiltration. These applications are GridinSoft Unhider and GridinSoft Restore. Below please find the information about where to download them and how to use them free of charge.
At the present time we are receiving many inquiries from users whose computers have recently been infected with viruses known as fake systerm defragmenters, such as Windows Repair, Windows Recovery, Windows Fix Disk, Windows Restore and several other similar malwares. All these users say that after successful removal of such viruses by GridinSoft Trojan Killer they have another crucial problem requiring immediate solution. Due to the virus attack of the above-mentioned fake system defragmenters the file system of the infected computers is entirely messed up. Users do not see their files and folders on the desktop, in the “Start” menu. In other words, their files and folders are missing. Some of users think that it is the job of GridinSoft Trojan Killer, but the fact is that this is the result of the virus attack. So, what is the best solution for fixing these problems caused by the above-mentioned viruses?