WindowsTool – scam. How to uninstall Windows Tool bogus system defragmenter

We would now like to seriously warn you about WindowsTool. You should be confident in the fact that this is a fabricated computer analysis and optimization program. WindowsTool is distributed through trojans that are kept on various web pages that are not safe for browsing through. By clicking them user make his/her PC contaminated with this rogue called WindowsTool.


WindowsTool virus
WindowsTool virus

After successful infiltration WindowsTool will configure itself in such a manner that it will be started automatically with every Windows launching. After launching WindowsTool commences its fraudulent activity and thus shows plenty of fake error warnings when you want to execute some programs or remove files. WindowsTool then offers for you to obtain its license in order to fix supposedly detected errors of your system. To further make you persuaded that your system does not function properly, WindowsTool shows fictitious alerts from your Windows taskbar. These bogus error notices and fake scan reports are presented to scare you into buying the rogue. Moreover, you will have problems with application of your browser and being suddenly redirected to some web page where you are offered to specify your payment details for buying the copy of WindowsTool scareware. To make the long story short, due to the above-mentioned factors your system gets much slower due to the fact that WindowsTool consumes too much memory and CPU.

Hence, WindowsTool is a typical scam tool that you definitely do not want to remain on your system. Thus, please take all necessary measures to get rid of this scam as soon as you can. Please read the removal guidelines provided below which include both automatic and manual advises.

WindowsTool automatic remover:

1. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to clear (not infected) computer and install it.

2. Update the virus database.
3. Copy the entire folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” to your jump drive (memory stick). Normally it is located at the following path: (C:\Program Files\GridinSoft Trojan Killer). “C” stands for the system disk of your computer. The name of the system disk, however, can be marked with another letter.
4. Open your jump drive (memory stick). Find the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” there. Open it , find the file under the name “trojankiller.exe” and rename it to “iexplore.exe”.
5. Move memory stick to infected PC, open “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” folder and run iexplore.exe. Optional: copy the folder “GridinSoft Trojan Killer” from your jump drive to some other folder created on your PC and run “iexplore.exe”.

WindowsTool manual removal guide:

Delete WindowsTool files:
%TempDir%\[random]
%TempDir%\[random].exe
%TempDir%\dfrg
%TempDir%\dfrgr
%Desktop%\Windows Tool.lnk
%Programs%\Windows Tool
%Programs%\Windows Tool\Windows Tool.lnk
%Programs%\Windows Tool\Windows Tool.lnk

Delete WindowsTool registry entries:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random]”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”

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