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File Rescue Removal – Effective Ways to Remove File Rescue

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on October 30th, 2012 | Leave a comment

File Rescue is a member from rogue software family. It is a fake files cleaner and recovery tool. Hackers release lots of similar fake hard drive defragmenter programs or file recovery software like Data Recovery with different names to make illegal profit, and File Rescue is one of them. The fake software displays fake warnings about RAM, misallocated files, overheated CPU and hard drive issues. If you try to fix those non-exit problems by the rogue defragmenter tool you will be lead to a payment page for purchasing the full version. The whole process is very suspicious but some users do not realize the software is a fake one until they find the computer is not fixed by the full version of File Rescue. The rogue software is a big threat to the computer security. No matter you register it or not, it will damage the computer on the background. File Rescue will bring in other pc threats, insert malicious codes to running processes, change windows registry as well as corrupting security programs.

Are you one of the victims of the fake file recovery software? Are you looking for effective ways to get rid of File Rescue? We have two removal methods here.

Manual removal guide
We also consider manual way as a complicated and risky solution. However, it is a possible way to get rid of the malware. To reduce the possible damage on the infected computer, we do not recommend this method to users without enough pc skills.
1. Stop related processes via task manager

[RANDOM CHARACTERS_1].exe
[RANDOM CHARACTERS_0].exe

2. Remove associated files and folders

%Programs%\File Rescue\File Rescue.lnk
%Programs%\File Rescue\Uninstall File Rescue.lnk
%Desktopdir%\File_Rescue.lnk
%AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\File_Rescue.lnk
%CommonAppiData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS_1].exe
%CommonAppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS_0].exe
%CommonAppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS_1]

3. Recover windows registry to the original by deleting File Rescue items

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system\DisableTaskMgr 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS_0].exe %CommonAppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS_0].exe

Best removal way
The best removal way is to scan the compromised computer with a professional virus removal program, which can effectively picks up all components of File Rescue and meanwhile reduces the risk of damaging the system. A virus removal program has a scan engine which can analyze thousands of files rapidly and sort out those suspicious and malicious. After a scan, users can click a couple of buttons to get rid of detected threats. Using a virus removal program has become a common way to protect computer. Your first choice to remove File Rescue completely is to use such a program no matter you are an advanced pc user or not. At last, we recommend Spyware Cease for users who are looking for an effective virus removal program.

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