If your computer has become infected with Windows Power Expansion then follow the 4 steps below to finally remove Windows Power Expansion:
Bookmark this page and re-boot your computer into Safe Mode with Networking”. To enter “Safe Mode with Networking” press F8 repeatedly while your computer is rebooting.
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1: Reset your Internet Explorer proxy settings.
- Under “Tools” in the browser tool bar select “Internet Options”.
- In the “Internet Options” window that pops up, click the “Connections” tab at the top.
- Click “LAN Settings” near the bottom of the “Connections” section.
- If the “Proxy server” checkbox is marked with a check, click it to deselect/uncheck it. See image below:
2. Now download Spyware Doctor by > Clicking Here <. Rename the file to iexplorer and double click to open and begin installation.
Now proceed with the directions above to remove Windows Power Expansion.
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What Exactly is Windows Power Expansion?
Windows Power Expansion is a fake Anti-Spyware program. The crooked makers of this software have only one thing in mind. Your money! The only purpose of this rogue is to trick you into believing that you must purchase the “Full” Version of this software.
This legitimate looking rogue is made by the same creators of Sytem Tool 2011, Security Tool, and MS Recovery Tool. The makers are very good at making the programs look like the real deal.
It is unknown how many people have been duped by this fake, but you do not have to be one of them. You have been armed with the knowledge to remove Windows Power Expansion.
Windows Power Expansion Scare Tactics:
Windows Power Expansion will employ a number of scare tactics to try and get you to upgrade to the “full” version. Do not fall for it. Some of the scare tactics include multiple pop-up warnings, and scary looking scan results. Below you can see the different ways this program will try and trick you.
Microsoft Security Essentials Alert
Potential Threat Details
Microsoft Security Essentials detected potential threats that might compromise your private or damage your computer. Your access to these items may be suspended until you take an action. Click ‘show details’ to learn more.
Threat prevention solution found
Security system analysis has revealed critical file system vulnerability caused by severe malware attacks.
Risk of system files infection:
The detected vulnerability may result in unauthorized access to private information and hard drive data with a seriuos possibility of irreversible data loss and unstable PC performance. To remove the malware please run a full system scan. Press ‘OK’ to install the software necessary to initiate system files check. To complete the installation process please reboot your computer.
Windows Power Expansion Screenshots:
How to Remove Windows Power Expansion Manually.
Before considering to use these manual removal steps, please consider the following disclaimer:
Altering computer files and register items should only be attempted by knowledgeable computer users. Errors in performing these steps may lead to problems effecting other aspects of your machine.
Attempt these steps at your own risk, otherwise consider using the automatic removal method. Even after manual removal is achieved it is still strongly recommended that you run a full scan with the recommended removal tool Spyware Doctor.
Step 1: End any Windows Power Expansion processes. To do this, you will need to restart your computer and quickly press alt+ctrl+del before Windows Power Expansion can load. Then end any and all Windows Power Expansion processes.
[random].exe (the processes will consist of random letters and numbers, example: 1ja8jr62ae2.exe
Step 2: Delete Windows Power Expansion files and folders
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\[random]\[random].exe
Step 3: Delete any Windows Power Expansion Registry files
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\avastsvc.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\avastui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\egui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ekrn.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msascui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\SystemRestore “DisableSR ” = ’1′
Step 4: Download MalwareBytes AntiMalware and run a full scan in safe mode.
Windows Power Expansion is a dangerous spyware program that should be removed immediately. Chances are that you had anti-virus protection on your computer that was destroyed by Windows Power Expansion.
That is why it is highly recommended to download Spyware Doctor and run a full scan even if manual removal is achieved. This will make sure that the infection is gone 100%, and will keep you protected in the future from any spyware or virus threats.
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