Windows XP Recovery is a dangerous scamware which will start asking you to pay for its hard drive fixing services as soon as it will get inside your machine. Though it may look trustworthy and legitimate computer’s optimization tool, this program only mimics its work because it has no database. It is set to start as soon as PC becomes active, so you will need a reputable anti-malware for its removal. Please don’t waste your time and get rid of Windows XP Recovery once you notice it asking you to launch it in Safe Mode.
This program has been designed to display fake Safe Mode on your desktop and then announce invented hard drive issues to reach the only objective – deceive you and rip you off eventually! Save your money and use only reputable tools for removal of Windows XP Recovery (spyhunter is recommended).
This program, categorized as fake defragmenter, comes from the same family as Windows Vista Recovery and Windows 7 Recovery. Just like all these versions released by scammers, fake defragmenter will act identically: it will start appearing with its fake hard disk errors as soon as PC is active and then will offer purchasing ‘licensed’ version. Based on invented information about ‘hard drive errors’ found, these pop-ups interrupt its victims every time they start browsing the web. Alerts displayed by Windows 7 Recovery will state:
Hard Drive not found. Missing hard drive.
RAM memory usage is critically high. RAM memory failure.
Windows can’t find hard disk space. Hard drive error
Windows was unable to save all the data for the file \System32\496A8300. The data has been lost. This error may be caused by a failure of your computer hardware.
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
Windows XP Recovery 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 <sic> software to fix the detected hard drive problems. Do you want to download recommended software?
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 Recovery Diagnostics will scan the system to identify performance problems.
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Useless information given by Windows 7 Recovery is finally followed by offers to purchase ‘licensed’ its version which is guaranteed to fix all ‘problems’ foolishly reported above. However, it should be obvious that you must never purchase scamware which is closely connected to Trojans, like TDSS rootkit which distributes it. The first thing you should do is to follow removal instructions given below if you want to remove Windows 7 Recovery completely. Trying to get rid of this malware, you are highly recommended including reputable anti-spyware (such as spyhunter, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware or Hitman Pro) into this procedure.
UPDATE!!!! Thanks to S!Ri, you can use this registration code to disable Windows XP Recovery: 8475082234984902023718742058948. After entering it to Help and Support section, run updated Spyware Doctor and make sure that all trojans are out.
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