Windows Pro Web Helper is the newest computer virus to be found by our malware and virus detection network. Below we will inform you about the Windows Pro Web Helper virus and show you exactly how to remove it.
The Windows Pro Web Helper is rogue malware program designed to cause harm to the computers it infects. We classify this infection as a computer virus due to it harmful intentions. Computer viruses are becoming increasingly prominent each day, so it comes as no surprise that yet another virus has hit the web. This new virus is known as Windows Pro Web Helper, and it is a rogue virus that installs itself without the computer owner’s knowledge. However, that is only just the beginning. It will begin to run multiple fake warning simulations. By displaying multiple fake scans and warnings it hopes to trick you into purchasing the fake virus program. All of the warnings are designed to appear exactly like real and legitimate computer security programs. Over time the Windows Pro Web Helper virus can render your computer completely useless, if it is not removed.
To Remove the Windows Pro Web Helper
The Windows Pro Web Helper program makes you believe you have several warnings on your computer by displaying several warning messages. These are all fake and should be disregarded but you will still need to remove this infection. To do this you will need to follow the steps highlighted below. We have tested several version of the Windows Pro Web Helper virus in our testing center and provide the easiest and most effective way to remove Windows Pro Web Helper below.
Virus Removal Instructions
Target Virus: Windows Pro Web Helper
The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Windows Pro Web Helper. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.
1 To begin, go ahead and reboot the infected computer. If the infected computer is turned off, go ahead and turn it on.
2 Immediately as the computer begins to boot, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu.
3 Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option.
4 Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Windows Pro Web Helper which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.
5Now that the virus is not running it is time to begin removal. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.
6 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:
After clicking OK, your computer will connect to our website and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyware Doctor by PC Tools.
7 When you see the PC Tools download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, PC Tools will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run PC Tools, click OK. The PC Tools installation will begin. After fully installing PC Tools the virus scan will automatically begin.
8 After PC Tools has scanned your computer and found Windows Pro Web Helper it is time to remove it. Simply click “Fix Checked” to remove the virus.
*Please note: You will not see the actual virus name in the list of found infections. The name of the virus in the PC Tools database is different than the name of the virus you see on your computer. If you see various infections on the scan results then that means that PC Tools found the Windows Pro Web Helper Virus.
9 After you click “Fix Checked” you are going to need to register PC Tools to remove Windows Pro Web Helper. Please register PC Tools and the Windows Pro Web Helper will be removed.
Registering PC Tools offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. PC Tools will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.
10 After you have registered PC Tools, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The virus will be completely gone.
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