Windows User Satellite rogue. How to get rid of Windows User Satellite bogus anti-malware application
Please be advised of Windows User Satellite. This is a new malware detected by our team of PC security analysts. This is why we would like to immediately notify you about it in order to prevent you from buying this scam named Windows User Satellite.
It should be noted that Windows User Satellite comes inside of PCs via fictitious Microsoft Security Essentials Alerts notifications. Even though they look very much the same as the decent ones, at the same time they are far away from the reality. They are simply fabricated and are shown in order to mask the actual malicious objectives of Windows User Satellite malware. This virus in order to penetrate inside of the PC makes you hit the buttons it wants you to. If you do not hit them, nevertheless this rogue would come up again with the next PC boot. This way or another, you would most probably press the buttons it suggests, and thus Windows User Satellite rogue is installed and running upon system restart.
As soon as your computer restarts Windows User Satellite windows is in front of you, pretending to run some kind of system scanning. Once again we would like to tell you that this scan is fabricated, and thus you should not believe it. At the end of this scan the program would report plenty of infections and PC errors. Do not trust these fake reports, because their only goal is to make you think that this tool is the only right solution for removal of all identified threats. Soon the suggestion would come up for you to buy the full version of this malware.
To make the long story short, Windows User Satellite is a malware that must be deleted, no matter how attractive it might seem to be. In order to help you with this important goal we have elaborated the automatic and manual removal guidelines. Please find them stipulated below.
Windows User Satellite automatic remover:
Before downloading and running GridinSoft Trojan Killer for removal of Windows User Satellite several additional preparatory steps need to be done. This is necesary, because Windows User Satellite 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:
C:\Documents and Settings\[Current User]\Application Data for Windows XP
C:\Users\[Current User]\Application Data for Windows Vista/7.
In this folder there will be the main executable file of Windows User Satellite, 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 User Satellite 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.
Windows User Satellite manual removal guide:
Delete Windows User Satellite files:
Delete Windows User Satellite registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell “%AppData%\[random].exe”