What is Windows Vista Fix?
If you are looking for a powerful and user friendly security tool to keep your PC safe from malicious threats, then you should stay far away from Windows Vista Fix. This rogue antispyware application was not designed to ever protect PCs, but instead acts as a vehicle with which unscrupulous online criminals rip honest consumers off with. Of course Windows Vista Fix will try and appear as legitimate as possible to its victims, but users are warned that Windows Vista Fix has no ability to detect, quarantine or remove any type of threats from a system and is nothing more than a malicious threat in itself.
tested removal of Windows Vista Fix*100% FREE spyware scan and Windows Vista Fix uses anything from infected online flash ads to harmful browser hijackers to root its infections into its victims’ PCs. Of late it has also been reported that Windows Vista Fix bundles its Trojans and malware together with other legitimate security downloads and updates obtained from third party websites. It also uses bogus online malware scanners as a part of its online marketing campaigns.
The warning messages that Windows Vista Fix might show:
Windows Vista Fix Activation
Advanced module activation required to fix detected errors and performance issues. Please purchase Advanced Module license to activate this software and enable all features.
Low Disk Space
You are running very low disk space on Local Disk (C:).
Windows - No Disk
Exception Processing Message 0x0000013
Hard Drive not found. Missing hard drive.
Windows can't find hard disk space. Hard drive error
A critical error has occurred while indexing data stored on hard drive. System restart required.
In order to regain control of your PC you will need to get rid of Windows Vista Fix. This is easiest and safest achieved by using a properly functioning security tool which will not only erase Windows Vista Fix but also protect against similar attacks in future.
Stop these Windows Vista Fix Processes:
Remove these Windows Vista Fix Files:
%StartMenu%\Programs\Windows Vista Fix\Uninstall Windows Vista Fix.lnk
%StartMenu%\Programs\Windows Vista Fix\
%StartMenu%\Programs\Windows Vista Fix\Windows Vista Fix.lnk
Remove these Windows Vista Fix Registry Entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "CertificateRevocation" = '0'
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments "SaveZoneInformation" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced "Hidden" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download "CheckExeSignatures" = 'no'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ActiveDesktop "NoChangingWallPaper" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced "ShowSuperHidden" = 0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "WarnonBadCertRecving" = '0'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableTaskMgr" = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main "Use FormSuggest" = 'yes'