Is there a program named Windows Accelerator Pro on your computer? What’s up with your computer? Why it warns you that your computer is infected with many viruses? Do you believe its scan report? Is it a legitimate or unsafe program? In fact, it is a fake antivirus program that damages your computer terribly. Please delete Windows Accelerator Pro completely from your computer before further damage.
Information about Windows Accelerator Pro:
Windows Accelerator Pro is a terrible rogue anti-spyware program that can imitate legitimate antivirus software to cause serious PC problems. It may be found installed on your computer and execute a lot of spiteful activities silently without consent or approval. To convince victims to believe that they need to pay for a license if the program, it will keep popping up numerous pop-up ads, error messages, bogus notifications and fake alerts at intervals.
It can generate a startup registry to make itself activated automatically with every system’s log-in. when it installs on your computer, it can automatically scan your computer and display lots of security threats and non-existent infections to threaten you to purchase its program. Besides, it drops additional parasites to make your PC chaos. It has the ability to disable your executable programs and block you to update your Windows in order to escape the detection.
When you try to remove the infections from your PC, it will prompt you to pay for the full version of the program. In fact, its purpose is to collect your sensitive information and send it to the remote attackers to obtain illegal profits. To avoid further damage and data loss, go into action to delete Windows Accelerator Pro completely.
Steps to manually get rid of Windows Accelerator Pro
Refer to the following manual removal to help you get rid of get rid of Windows Accelerator Pro effectively from your PC.
Step one: Restart your computer in Safe Mode with Networking.
1) Close all open programs and restart your affected PC later. Press F8 key during Windows Advanced Options Menu loads.
2) When the Windows loads, select “Safe Mode with Networking” option by using arrow keys and press Enter key.
Step two: Terminate all the processes of the rogue program.
1) Press CTRL + Shift + ESC keys all the same time to launch Windows Task Manager.
2) Go to the processes, scroll down to find out the processes related to the rogue program, and then right-click on “End Process” to terminate the selected processes.
Step three: Find out and remove the files created by the rogue program manually.
2) Search for the registry entries related to the rogue program and then delete them all. Please back up your Windows files to in case of data loss before any file changes.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpCmdRun.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpUXSrv.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MSASCui.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msconfig.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations “LowRiskFileTypes” = “.zip;.rar;.nfo;.txt;.exe;.bat;.com;.cmd;.reg;.msi;.htm;.html;.gif;.bmp;.jpg;.avi;.mpg;.mpeg;.mov;.mp3;.m3u;.wav;”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = “%AppData%\guard-.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableLUA” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
Step five: Restart your computer normally to save these changes when all the steps are done.
Remove Windows Accelerator Pro automatically
Manual removal doesn’t allow you to make any little mistake during the process so that you require high-level troubleshooting skills of the computer. To ensure a safe and thorough removal, it is highly recommended to download a reputable removal tool on your computer. It can do a complete scan of your whole computer and then remove Windows Accelerator Pro automatically with a few clicks. Run it and prevent your PC from other potential threats.