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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Windows Performance Manager – fake system optimizer. How to uninstall Windows Performance Manager virus

Windows Performance Manager is another bug that is hiding its actual goals by pretending to be some good system optimizer. However, the fact is that Windows Performance Manager scam cannot help you at all. It cannot boost the performance of your PC, it cannot improve your system integrity or do any other good thing for your system. What it actually can do is to rob you. Thus, you must know that this tool has nothing to do with a decent system optimization tool. Because in fact Windows Performance Manager is the scam that was launched into cyber space in order to frighten you into believing your system is the horrible condition, and then to force you to pay for it.

What are the peculiarities of Windows Performance Manager scam? This virus is being spread via fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alerts. So, after some threatening code interferes into PC via gaps in system security and other available security vulnerabilities, the user suddenly encounters fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert in front of the PC, stating that the system is in serious danger due to some unknown trojan. Then the user is pushed to continue the installation procedure of some program that can supposedly accomplish the task of eliminating such detected problems. This is exactly how Windows Performance Manager malware is brought inside of your PC, and then upon system restart Windows Performance Manager’s main application windows is in front of the desktop, instead of common desktop theme chosen by the user. This is exactly when Windows Performance Manager initiates its “housewarming” on the attacked PC. This scam launched fake system scans that identify fake errors, and then the rogue suggests itself as the answer for removal of all allegedly identified threats. No doubt, Windows Performance Manager would suggest you to buy its full version, otherwise the scam will not help. Be not fooled with it!!! It would not aid you anyway, no matter if you purchase it or not. Do not tolerate this junkware and do not give money for it!

Windows Performance Manager malicious program should be deleted without delay from your system. Please carefully read our removal guidelines stipulated below. It is not enough just to run the anti-virus tool. Make sure to carefully pay attention to our preparatory guidelines before launching GridinSoft Trojan Killer.

Before downloading and running GridinSoft Trojan Killer for removal of Windows Performance Manager several additional preparatory steps need to be done. This is necesary, because Windows Performance Manager blocks your Internet connection, and you will not be able to run GridinSoft Trojan Killer. In order to prevent this blockage make sure that your Operating System is tuned up in such a mode that hidden files and folders of your PC are viewable. 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 and %SysDrive%Users[Current User]Application Data for Windows Vista/7. In this folder there will be the main executable file of Windows Perfomance Manager, having some random name. Rename the above-mentioned executable file into some other name of your choice and restart your computer. Upon the system restart Windows Perfomance Manager will no longer block your Internet browser. Download the latest version of GridinSoft Trojan Killer to your infected computer, install it and run it.

Delete Windows Performance Manager files:

Delete Windows Performance Manager registry entries:

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