Windows XP Repair - How to remove?
Windows XP Repair is a new malicious tool from the same creators as Windows XP Recovery. This program will present itself as powerful PC optimization program which is capable enough to find all hard drive problems on your computer. It can be easily predetermined that Windows XP Repair will ‘detect’ numerous issues on your hard drive and then will offer to purchase its license for fixing everything. Please, never buy Windows XP Repair because it’s a dangerous malware that can be stopped with a reputable anti-spyware. We can recommend you using spyhunter or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware anti-spywares.
Windows XP Repair infects computer system through Trojans viruses that are capable to get in unnoticeably. This malware is downloaded together with fake video codecs or other insecure downloads without asking for user approval before installation. It seems like Windows XP Repair does not lack trickeries because additionally this scam starts checking the hard drive and definitely finds tons of various problems. In addition, as soon as Windows XP Repair gets inside the system, it adds a number of files which are meant to be further ‘found’ and labeled as hard drive issues. Windows XP Repair is also set to start as soon as PC is rebooted because of some unnoticeable notifications done to Windows Registry.
Hard drive critical error. Run a system diagnostic utility to check your hard disk drive for errors. Windows can’t find hard disk space. Hard drive error.
Windows Vista Repair Diagnostics will scan the system to identify performance problems.
Start or Cancel
Windows Vista Repair Diagnostics
Windows detected a hard disk error.
A problem with the hard drive sectors has been detected. It is recommended to download the following sertified software to fix the detected hard drive problems. Do you want to download recommended software?
Requested registry access is not allowed. Registry defragmentation required
Read time of hard drive clusters less than 500 ms
32% of HDD space is unreadable
Bad sectors on hard drive or damaged file allocation table
GPU RAM temperature is critically high. Urgent RAM memory optimization is required to prevent system crash
Drive C initializing error
Ram Temperature is 83 C. Optimization is required for normal operation.
Hard drive doesn’t respond to system commands
Data Safety Problem. System integrity is at risk.
Registry Error – Critical Error
As you can see, Windows XP Repair clearly looks like malware which was released to steal users’ money. Be reporting you about problems of your hard drive, this scam expects you to become scared and additionally redirects you to its purchase website. Please, never buy Windows XP Repair because you will let more viruses inside! This scamware will also start tracking your browsing habbits and may even steal your credit card details as well. Remove Windows XP Repair once noticed! Update spyhunter and run a full system scan to remove all trojans spreading Windows XP Repair.
UPDATE! Windows XP Repair, just like many other cyber threats that have been released earlier, may hide your files and folders. To fix the problem, follow these steps:
1. Open Folder Options in Control Panel: click Start, and then click Control Panel -> Appearance and Themes -> Folder Options.
2. On the View tab, under Hidden files and folders, click Show hidden files and folders.