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How to Remove Windows Web Shield Virus, Remove Malicious Rogueware

Published by Lucas Allwood on May 14, 2014 on Fake Antivirus Programs

About Windows Web Shield Infiltration

Windows Web Shield is reported as one of baleful rogue antivirus program. Windows Web Shield targets at Windows operating system and can sneak into target computer without users’ knowledge. This malicious virus can be propagated in following ways that users may be ignored in web surfing. Windows Web Shield can get into computer with the help of hack technology. Cyber criminals utilize exploit kit, backdoor Trojan or Java script technology to inject malware in compromised websites so that it can discover the vulnerabilities of browser and detect the operating system and then add Windows Web Shield virus into computer. Besides, hackers would take advantages of spammy online malware scan, website pop-ups and adware to distribute Windows Web Shield malicious code. Users may have downloaded and installed the potential unwanted programs bundled with Windows Web Shield without notifications. After it enters computer, Windows Web Shield tries to create its running programs in certain folders and hides its residence in order to runs automatically when Windows boosts.

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Dangers of Windows Web Shield

Since Windows Web Shield is supposed to be fake antivirus, it can’t perform as exact anti-spyware software but mess up your computer system. Windows Web Shield imitates as a powerful security product that cooperates with Windows Security Essentials, which users may be tricked by its fabricated interface. The truth is that it is designed by cyber frauds and has no relationship with any Microsoft Windows security products. When it runs in background, it gives users unreliable malware detection that displays the scan results of some suspicious object or virus infection in computer. Innocent users may be worry about the threats in their computer and want to remove them; however, Windows Web Shield is limited in some features and users need to pay about $100 for a real-time and ultimate protection. It also pop-ups message telling that some program is blocked due to malware has been detected in the program. Users should not believe in such untrustworthy program and pay for the helpless full version. All of Windows Web Shield is considered as spam. We suggest users to remove the dangerous virus immediately for fear that it makes further damage to your computer. Windows Web Shield may bring into other malware and cause frequent running errors. If the troubles continue this way, infected computer system may face to dead.

How to Remove Windows Web Shield Fake Antivirus

In some cases, it is rough to get rid of Windows Web Shield, for it can hide itself from detection and block other antivirus programs in computer. So, QiSupport Online Experts suggest users to use manual removal method instead. Please follow the steps below:

Step 1:

Reboot computer and tab F8 repeatedly before it enters Windows. When Advanced Options appears in the screen, users arrow key to select “safe mode with networking” and press Enter.

Step 2:

Open Windows Web Shield and click on the question mark icon, and choose Register. When a pop-up window appears, type in the product code: 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0021, and click on Register button.

Step 3:

Access to Task Manager and choose Process tab. Scroll down the running process and locate at Windows Web Shield, and click on End Process button and click OK to quit.
Type “msconfig” in Run Command Box and access Configuration window. Choose Startup tab and select Windows Web Shield. Click on Disable button and click OK to save change.

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Step 4:

Access to Control Panel and choose “Programs and Features” or “Uninstall a program”. And the select Windows Web Shield and click on Uninstall/Change button. Click Yes when it ask if you want to uninstall Windows Web Shield.

Step 5:

Access to Control Panel and choose “Features and Personalization” or “Folder Options”, and then choose View tab and select “show hidden files and folders” and click OK.
Enter local disks and access to C:\Windows folder. Locate at %Appdata%, %UsersProfile% and %Temp% file, and navigate and delete the files related to Windows Web Shield.

Step 6:

Access to Registry Editor from Start menu or Run Command Box (type in “regedit”). Unfold the entry trees and delete the values related to Windows Web Shield. Then empty Recycle Bin and restart computer.

Last Words

Windows Web Shield rogue virus is recognized as malicious virus which pretends as antivirus program and is able to sneak into computer of Windows operating system without users’ permission. The nasty program aims at scamming users’ money by convincing users that there has been malware and malicious objects in computer system, and promoting users to purchase its full version. Not only does it display fake scan results but also it can interfere with running program and prevent from removing. Windows Web Shield will gradually lead to poor running performance of infected machine and lessen the computer security. For these reason, keeping Windows Web Shield in computer is not a good idea. To be noticed, Windows Web Shield may have other variants, so users need to be more cautious and take related precaution against them.
Note: if you have any problems about Windows Web Shield, please chat with QiSupport Professional Experts 24/7 online to get personal tech service.

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