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Uninstall Windows Protection Booster virus

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What is Windows Protection Booster

Windows Protection Booster is a malware that gets installed in your computer and then keeps scanning your computer without your permission. It looks like a real antivirus program but this is a real threat to your computer. When Windows Protection Booster scans your computer, it can collect loopholes and other weakness in your computer and then send those info to hackers who may further use them for evil purposes. After scanning, it reports that there are tons of problems in your computer and you need to remove them immediately. If you follow its advice and use Windows Protection Booster to remove it, then you will be asked to pay certain amount of money for it. If you do not pay for it, that message will keep popping up in your computer. When you restart your computer, Windows Protection Booster will immediately pop up and scans your computer again.

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Actually, those so-called viruses are made up because this is a scam. It really is annoying when that message or Windows Protection Booster pops up. In addition, Windows Protection Booster can give birth to the slowdown of computer’s performance because it consumes a lot memory when it scans or runs at the backstage. Hackers could use this threat as a malware that monitors computers. When you collect your mails, send mails or log into your accounts, your data will be intercepted by Windows Protection Booster and are sent to others. If you try to remove it via antivirus programs, Windows Protection Booster can block that sometimes. Therefore, the only way to remove this virus is manual approach. If you are not familiar with removal process, you can refer to our instructions or please feel free to contact our 24/7 online experts for free online tech support.

How to uninstall Windows Protection Booster permanently--removal guide

Step 1: Launch your system into Safe Mode with Networking.
Keep tapping F8 when you restart your computer and then restart your system.

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Step 2: Uninstall Windows Protection Booster virus from the Control Panel.
Click: Start->Control Panel->Uninstall a Program. Find Windows Protection Booster virus and uninstall it.

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Step 3: Delete corrupted registry value in registry editor.
Hit Windows+R and then type in regedit, then hit Enter.

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then find the following registry values and delete them:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Windows/Currentversion/Run/Windows Protection Booster
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Windows/Currentversion/RunOnce
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/Windows/Currentversion/Run/Windows Protection Booster
%appdata%
%temp%

Step 4: restart your computer.

Be careful that manual removal may require professional skill because we need to deal with registry editor. If you still could not remove this threat, please feel free to start a live chat with our 24/7 online experts for tech support.

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