Uninstall Fake Windows Activation from PC

Is Fake Windows Activation a Virus?

Fake Windows Activation
Fake Windows Activation is a rogue program. You should never put this program onto your system. If you have installed it already, you have to take action to uninstall it. If you don’t remove it timely, you will suffer some problems. Fake Windows Activation is a rogue program, which is developed by some bad cyber criminals to deceive many PC users to buy the so-called latest version.

Once installed, Fake Windows Activation scans your computer automatically. This scan process will finish very quickly and after that you will get some bad results which state that your system is infected with multiple items. If you click the fix button, Fake Windows Activation will pop up a message to tell you that you should buy the new version to continue this removal process.

Many users may fall into this trap and buy that version to clean up the “real” threats. However, the truth is that there is no malware inside your system expect Fake Windows Activation rogue program! What Fake Windows Activation does is to set up scam to cheat users of money. Hence, please use the following guide to uninstall Fake Windows Activation right now.

Solution 1: Remove Fake Windows Activation Virus Automatically & Thoroughly

Stubborn rogue programs like Fake Windows Activation can disguise its files and hide its existence in the infected system so that computer users with little computer expertise cannot easily get rid of it. Employing high-performance detection algorithm, this powerful Automatic Virus Fix Tool can detect all files and components of Fake Windows Activation as well as other malware that come together. Therefore, it can save you a lot of time and trouble to fix your problem.

Solution 2: Step by Step Manually Remove Fake Windows Activation Virus

When Fake Windows Activation virus comes into Windows systems, it will likely come with additional affiliated computer viruses without users’ permission. In order to get rid of this nasty rogue program completely, it is necessary to remove Fake Windows Activation virus and unknown malicious software from computers.

Step 1: Start the system into Safe Mode with Networking

Step 2: End Malicious Processes of Fake Windows Activation Virus

Step 3: Delete Malicious Keys of Fake Windows Activation Virus in the Registry

Step 4: Delete Malicious Files of Fake Windows Activation Virus in the Hard Drive

Step 5: Start the system into normal mode

Step 1. Start the system into Safe Mode with Networking

1. Hold Windows and R keys to open Run command.

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2. Type msconfig and click OK.

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3. Click Boot tab, check Safe boot box and select Network and then click Apply.

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4. Click Restart button to restart your system. It will automatically boot your system into Safe Mode with Networking.

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Step 2. End Malicious Processes of Fake Windows Activation Virus

1. Right click on Taskbar and click Start Task Manager

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2. Click Processes tab, Click any suspicious process, and then click End Process

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Step 3. Delete Malicious Keys of Fake Windows Activation Virus in the Registry

1. Hold Windows and R keys to open Run command.

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2. Type regedit and click OK.

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3. Search and delete all malicious keys of Fake Windows Activation Virus in all folders.

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Step 4. Delete Malicious Files of Fake Windows Activation Virus in the Hard Drive

For Windows Vista and 7 computer users,

1. Click Organize on the menu bar and click Folder and search Options.

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2. In View tab, check the checkbox of Show hidden files, folders, or drives under Hidden files and folders. Click OK button to close Options window.

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For Windows 8 or later computer users,

1. Double click Computer shortcut on the desktop.

2. Click View tab and check Hidden items to show all hidden files and folders.

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3. Remove the following files:

%UserProfile%Programs AppData [Random Charateristc].exe
%UserProfile%ProgramsTemp [Random Charateristc].dll
%UserProfile%Programs AppDataroaming [Random Charateristc].dll

Step 5. Start the system into normal mode

Repeat Step 1, uncheck Safe boot, click OK and restart Windows system in normal mode.

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Video of How to Remove Fake Windows Activation Virus

Attention: You need to be very careful and patient during the manual removal process. If you do a wrong step, unexpected problems will happen. So, it is suggested that you backup the system before performing manual removal. If you have no more time to deal with this nasty Fake Windows Activation virus, it is suggested that you make use of Automatic Removal Method to do the job.


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