How to remove Windows Performance Adviser

Windows Performance Adviser is a fake anti-spyware program that performs a faked system scanning process and exposes numerous annoying security alerts. It looks as legitimate software; however, the processes it runs are not only useless for the system security, but instead, they present a real danger because this program might infect your computer with more viruses and spyware. In order to avoid these threats to your security and privacy you need to remove Windows Performance Adviser from your system as soon as possible.

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The main purpose of this kind is to make victim believe that the system is at danger and presented offer for purchasing a license for such a “wonderful” security program is a real need and a good deal. In fact this licensed version never ever existed. This is only a scum designed to trace the process of purchase and supply cyber criminals with the credit card number and all the security information that gives a access to credit card account.


You need to remove Windows Performance Adviser from your system unless you want to get a collection of different malware on your PC. However, this matter presents a problem because the program will block all possible means that might help to remove this program easy. As an example, it might prevent you from downloading antivirus programs and removal tools.

There is a way to make Windows Performance Adviser believe that you already have purchased it. Try to use the number below as a registration code:


Then this program should unlock system functions, and you will be able to download needed software and run a full system scan for the removal infected files from your computer.

How to remove Windows Performance Adviser?

It is possible to manually remove Windows Performance Adviser; However any mistake you made during the process might and in a damage to your system that will need then a professional repair. Manual removal can be performed safely only by experienced IT specialists, system administrators, and those who possess all the necessary knowledge to perform this task on the system.

Those who aren’t computer professionals are advised to use one of special removal utility programs that automate this process and make it safe and reliable.

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The list of tasks for manual Windows Performance Adviser removal.

Stop Windows Performance Adviser processes:


HELP: How to Stop Malicious Process

Remove Windows Performance Adviser registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Inspector”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “ID” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “net” = “2012-2-17_2”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “UID” = “rudbxijemb”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\_avp32.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\_avpcc.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ashDisp.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\divx.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\mostat.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\platin.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tapinstall.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\zapsetup3001.exe

HELP: How to edit Windows Registry

Remove Windows Performance Adviser files:

%appdata%\Inspector-[4 random letters].exe
%appdata%\Protector-[4 random letters].exe

HELP: How to remove hidden files

It is not possible to list all possible file names and locations for malware installed on your PC by this rogue security program. It is also possible that the virus will change in the near future and these instructions might become outdated. The automated removal utility maintained by professionals that trace this malware development is more reliable and safe way to remove Windows Performance Adviser.

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