How to remove Windows Shielding Utility

If you see the screen like one below and get to this page, then you need to remove Windows Shielding Utility fake antivirus software. It is not only fake, and it is not only trying to make you pay your money for this one, but it is also used as a spyware, and when you pay for the registration with your credit card, the information might be stolen and your money will disappear soon.

Windows Shield Utiility malware GUI

The goal of this fake program is tricking you into paying for a license, but no the promoted “fully functional version” ever exists, and there is no special unique software license numbers. This is a scam and trick.

So, DO NOT PAY for nothing while compromising your very private and vital information. For the activation code just enter

0W000-000B0-00T00-E0020

It might stop the program annoying and terrifying pop-ups about non-existent threats to your PC for a time. However, you need completely remove Windows Shielding Utilityfrom your system because it provides the criminals with a perfect spying tool overlooking your activities and private information. Hopefully, the new version of this malware  is not issued yet, and the registration with mentioned above number will stop blocking Windows functions to make the process of the Windows Shielding Utility removal easier for you.

Now you can opt for the automated removal, especially if you are not an experienced user, or with a skill you can try to remove this malware manually.

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Below are the malware files and traces in your registry that should be removed from your PC:

Manual Windows Shielding Utility removal for advanced users

If you have strong computer knowledge and skills, then you can follow the following instructions to remove Windows Shielding Utility manually.

End these Windows Shielding Utility processes:

random.exe
Protector.exe (Protector.exe file may have 3 or more random characters at the end of it’s file name like ProtectionGQY.exe)

HELP: How to Stop Malicious Process

Remove these Windows Shielding Utility registry entries:

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
\ashLogV.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\beagle.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\jedi.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msa.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\ntvdm.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\rav7.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\spoler.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\vir-help.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options
\wupdt.exe
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 “net

HELP: How to edit Windows Registry

Delete these Windows Shielding Utility files:

%StartMenu%\Programs\Windows Shielding Utility.lnk
%AppData%\Protector.exe (NOTE: this file may have various symbols at the end of it’s name. Look for the similar file name patern and remove it)
%AppData%\result.db
%Desktop%\Windows Shielding Utility.lnk

HELP: How to remove hidden files

Keep in your mind that this malware program with a time might change behavior and signatures. These registry keys might look different on your computer with a newer Windows Shielding Utility version.

If you are not sure about what to do and how to find the malware traces in your system registry, then you can always get one of the special tools to remove Windows Shielding Utility.

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