Windows Servant System virus. How to remove Windows Servant System rogue
If your computer has ever been infected with Windows Servant System malware program you probably know what it really is. Inability to use your Internet browser, failure to run the desired programs, constant annoying popups, etc. – this is just the brief list of many inconveniences caused by Windows Servant System.
It should be mentioned that fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alerts are used for penetration of Windows Servant System scam. This means that user sort of participates in the installation process of this scareware, cause this fake alert pushes the user to proceed with the installation of this virus, even though the user does not even realize that he/she is in fact downloading the horrible infection. As it was already mentioned in the first paragraph, Windows Servant System upon successful infiltration inside of the system arranges fake system scan. Upon its completion user can see the report claiming availability of fake errors in PC security and other supposed problems. This is the very moment when Windows Servant System offers the user to run full scan of Windows Servant System in order to remove all allegedly detected threats. However, Windows Servant System would not let you do it until you first purchase this rogue. Be not deceived! Either you buy it or not – this makes no difference at all. Windows Servant System is not capable at all of providing any protection for your PC. Neither is it able to remove all the problems it claims to detect. Do not trust it and do not buy this junkware.
We have prepared the removal instructions helping you to get rid of Windows Servant System malware. Make sure and read all our instructions, otherwise merely running the anti-virus program may not be effective. If you have any other questions please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.
Windows Servant System automatic remover:
Before downloading and running GridinSoft Trojan Killer for removal of Windows Servant System several additional preparatory steps need to be done. This is necesary, because Windows Servant System blocks your Internet connection, and you will not be able to run 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.
Important! Depending on the Operating System of your computer, %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 should be opened is as follows, depending on the operating system:
%SysDrive%Documents and Settings[Current User]Application Data for Windows XP
%SysDrive%Users[Current User]Application Data for Windows Vista/7.
In this folder there will be the main executable file of Windows Servant System, having some random name.
4. Rename the above-mentioned executable file into some other name of your choice and restart your computer. Upon the system restart Windows Servant System 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 Servant System is silimar to the procedure for removal of Windows Privacy Agent.See the video below:
Windows Servant System manual removal guide:
Delete Windows Servant System files:
Delete Windows Servant System registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell “%AppData%\[random].exe”